October 12, 2018: WNPR News: What New England Can Learn from Kansas about Creating a Wind Energy Economy. In this radio interview I speak with John Dankosky, host of “NEXT” on the New England News Collaborative, about the remarkable progress made by Kansas in advancing windpower. This deep-red state offers counter-intuitive inspiration to environmentally progressive New England states that lag way behind it in introducing a super-abundant renewable energy resource. The interview is being broadcast on public radio stations in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont.
December 21, 2016: HEAL Utah podcast: “Harness the Sun.” In this Podcast interview with Matt Pacenza, executive director of the environmental non-profit HEAL Utah, I discuss solar power’s potential, the ongoing need for tax credits to level a playing field long biased toward fossil fuels and nuclear energy, and the benefits of developing rooftop as well as utility-scale PV projects.
January 13, 2016: KCBX – Central Coast (CA) Public Radio: “California’s Role in the Future of Solar Technology.” This interview with Jordan Bell, on KCBX’s “Issues & Ideas,” focuses on the progress that California has made in moving solar power into the American mainstream, reaching low- as well as middle-income households, reviving industrial wastelands, and tapping the sun’s potential in areas such as the Carrizo Plain, in San Luis Obispo County. Here’s the link.
Jan. 13, 2015: “California’s Role in the Future of Solar Technology,” interview with Jordan Bell, KCBX – Central Coast Public Radio: “Issues & Ideas.”
Dec. 28, 2105: “Harness the Sun,” interview with Guy Rathbun, PRX: “IdeaSphere: A Platform for Today’s Voices.”
Dec. 3, 2015: “Working toward a Solar-Powered Tomorrow, Today,” interview with Leonard Lopate, WNYC FM – New York Public Radio: “Leonard Lopate Show.”
Oct. 12, 2016: “Can the World Run on Batteries?” Video of Chicago Ideas Week panel.
Oct. 3, 2015: “Harness the Sun,” interview with Diane Horn, KEXP FM, Seattle Public Radio: “Mind Over Matters.”
Sept. 30, 2015: “Realizing the Dream of a Solar-Powered Future,” on-stage interview with Denis Hayes, Town Hall Seattle, aired on CSPAN: “Book TV.”
Sept. 30, 2015: “Despite Sunny Skies, Arizona Solar May Fall Behind Other States,” live interview with Steve Goldstein, KJZZ FM, Phoenix Public Radio: “Here & Now.”
Sept. 25, 2015: “Harness the Sun: America’s Quest for a Solar-Powered Future,” interview with Joe Donahue, WAMC – Northeast Public Radio: “Roundtable.”
Sept. 25, 2015: “Solar to Play a Major Role in the Future,” interview with Stephanie Joyce, Wyoming Public Radio: “Open Spaces.”
Sept. 21, 2015: “The Future of Solar Energy,” interview with Krys Boyd, KERA-FM, Dallas Public Radio: “Think.”
Sept. 8, 2015: “Challenges of Solar Power Technology,” interview with Ann Fisher, WOSU-FM, Columbus (OH) Public Radio: “All Sides.”
June 5, 2014: “Air Quality Concerns: Are Coal Plants to Blame?” – Panel discussion with host Ben Kieffer on Iowa Public Radio: “River to River.”
May 23, 2013: Interview with Errol Louis, NY1 TV News: “Road to City Hall” (co-appearance with “Cape Spin” director John Kirby).
May 23, 2013: Interview with Chris Foster, Fox News Radio (co-appearance with “Cape Spin” executive producer Libby Handros).
March 2013: “Wind is Powering Job Opportunities,” interview on JobMonkey.com.
Dec. 4, 2012: Cable TV video of Harvest the Wind book talk at Town Hall Seattle.
Dec. 4, 2012: “Harvest the Wind with Philip Warburg,” interview with Ross Reynolds, host of “The Conversation” on KUOW – Seattle Public Radio.
October 9, 2012: “Wind Power in America’s Future,” videotaped talk at Chicago Ideas Week.
August 10, 2012: “Enthusiasm for wind energy high outside Wyoming,” interview with Bob Beck on Wyoming Public Radio.
July 23, 2012: Taped interview – Santa Fe, New Mexico: KSFR 101.1 FM – “Santa Fe Radio Cafe”. Santa Fe Radio Cafe is hosted by Mary-Charlotte Domandi on this statewide public radio station. Listen to MP3 podcast.
June 22, 2012: “The Promise of Wind Energy,” interview with Richard Baker, host of Kansas Public Radio’s “Perspective.”
June 19, 2012: Taped interview – San Luis Obispo, California: KCBX FM 90.1 “IdeaSphere: A Platform for Today’s Voices” IdeaSphere, hosted by Guy Rathbun at KCBX FM, an NPR affiliate in San Luis Obispo, is made available to other public radio stations via PRX. Here is a link to the interview.
June 8-15, 2012: “Harvest the Wind,” interview with PRI “Living on Earth” host and executive producer Steve Curwood. Click on MP3 for best sound.
June 2012: “Harvest the Wind,” interview with “Writer’s Voice” host Francesca Rheannon, WMUA 91.1 FM (UMass Amherst). Also listen to web extra. [MP3]
May 25, 2012: “Wind Energy in Iowa,” live interview and call-in on Iowa Public Radio’s “River to River” news show, hosted by Ben Kieffer.
May 24, 2012: “Harvest the Wind,” live interview and call-in on Wisconsin Public Radio’s “The Joy Cardin Show.”
April 30, 2012: Interview with Jeff Schechtman on KVON’s “Late Mornings” (Napa Valley).