renewables http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: Can we make the energy transition required by climate change? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-can-we-make-energy-transition-required-climate-change <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Wed, 18 Dec 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 37312 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Can we make the energy transition required by climate change? Today on Your Call: Could the US stop using oil and coal by 2050? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-could-us-stop-using-oil-and-coal-2050 <P></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px; FONT: 14px Verdana"><SPAN style="LETTER-SPACING: 0px">On today's Your Call, we'll talk to physicist and environmentalist&nbsp;Amory&nbsp;Lovins about his plan to get the US off oil and coal by 2050. &nbsp;While President Obama talks about an “all of the above” energy strategy, Lovins says we can end our dependence on oil and coal without passing legislation in Washington.&nbsp; We'll talk to&nbsp;Amory Lovins about his plan and find out what it would mean for you.&nbsp; Can technology and market-based solutions get us off the dirtiest fossil fuels? Tue, 04 Dec 2012 08:12:12 +0000 Ali Budner 20140 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Could the US stop using oil and coal by 2050? Today on Your Call: How does the electrical grid work in the US? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-does-electrical-grid-work-us <P>On today's Your Call, we’ll talk about the US electric grid.&nbsp; Recently, a power failure cut electricity to approximately 670 million people across Northern India. &nbsp;Could the United States be susceptible to such a widespread outage?&nbsp; How is our system structured?&nbsp; What are its strengths and weaknesses? Thu, 16 Aug 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 15220 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How does the electrical grid work in the US?