The Best Energy Podcasts in 2018

People around the world are dedicated to energy conservation and climate change. At home many are doing all they can to conserve energy to lower their electric and natural gas bills. And internationally, organizations like the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) are assessing information produced worldwide relevant to the understanding of climate change.

As consumers and citizens we have several means when it comes to energy conservation and climate change. There are blogs such as this one, various energy-related websites, Facebook fan pages and groups, local organizations, cable/satellite news programs and YouTube channels. There are also podcasts related to the subjects. Here are a few of the most popular:

The Energy Gang

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Looking to understand the fast-changing world of energy? This isn’t your ordinary energy business show. Every week, we debate and discuss the latest trends in energy, cleantech, renewables, and the environment. Join us as we explore the forces transforming energy markets in America and around the world.

Columbia Energy Exchange

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Columbia Energy Exchange features in-depth conversations with the world’s top energy and climate leaders from government, business, academia and civil society. The program explores today’s most pressing opportunities and challenges across energy sources, financial markets, geopolitics and climate change as well as their implications for both the U.S. and the world.

The Energy Transition Show with Chris Nelder

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Straight talk about the world’s transition from fossil fuels to renewables with energy expert Chris Nelder.

Energy Policy Now

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Energy Policy Now offers clear talk on the policy issues that define our relationship to energy and its impact on society and the environment. The series is produced by the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania and hosted by energy journalist Andy Stone. Join Andy in conversation with leaders from industry, government, and academia as they shed light on today’s pressing energy policy debates.

The Energy Show

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The Energy Show, hosted by Barry Cinnamon, is a weekly 30 minute talk show that runs every Saturday on KDOW Radio AM in San Jose California. Every week Barry provides practical money-saving tips on ways to reduce your home and business energy consumption.

Local Energy Rules

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A conversation with people doing great community renewable energy projects and examining how energy policies help or hurt the development of clean, local power.

Clean Power Planet | A Renewable Energy Podcast

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Stories from people that are making a difference in the world with renewables, solar energy, energy efficiency and other types of green energy.

Rethink Energy

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Energy is invisible. But then again, it can be seen almost everywhere. Rethink Energy makes the invisible visible with stories from the people who take on some of our greatest energy challenges. Hosted by Jessica Abralind, Green Building Planner for Arlington, Virginia. A project of the Arlington Initiative to Rethink Energy.

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