All Episodes

Nov. 19, 2020

BZE speaks to the amazing Fully Charged Robert Llewellyn

Listen to the very entertaining and informative Robert Llewellyn talk about Red Dwarf, Fully Charged and Scrapheap Challenge. Over three episodes he colurfully paints the picture of electric transport and renewable energy around the world.  

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Nov. 12, 2020

BZE speaks to electric vehicle strategist and visionary Dr Alina Dini

 Dr Alina Dini has worked with amazing startups around the world including Tesla and is described as a thoughtful communicator, a strategic consultant, and a skilled collaborator.  As well as being captivated by renewable energy innovation and how it can build long term financial and climate resilience she is renowned for leading visionary discussions about the future.

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Nov. 5, 2020

BZE speaks to Victorian Minister Lily D'Ambrosio

According to the Climate Council project tracker, in 2019 renewable energy investment in Australia was over $19b with Victorian projects contributing to more than a quarter of that sum. The Minister for the Envitronment and Climate Change Lily D'Ambrosio tells us what the future holds for VIctorians coming out of the lengthy covid 19 lockdown...

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Oct. 29, 2020

Jeffrey Sachs and Stefaan Vergote speak at the Global Smart Energy Summit

Jeffrey Sachs and Stefaan Vergote speak about climate and transitions at the Global Smart Energy Summit

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Oct. 22, 2020

BZE speaks to Bryce Gaton about electric vehicles in Australia

  Listen to ev expert Bryce Gaton speaking about the state of play with electric vehicles in Australia. Bryce is part of AEVA the Australian Electric Vehicle Association.He also talks about the list of international guest and topics at the 2020 EV Vision e-conference on November 27th 2020.  

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Oct. 15, 2020

Simon Holmes a Court at the Global Energy Summit

 This week we turn to the topic of demand response by industry and hear Simon Holmes à Court’s presentation on demand response opportunities in the aluminium sector. Simon is senior advisor to the Climate and Energy College at Melbourne University and sits on the board of the Smart Energy Council. All recordings from the summit are now available at www.smartenergy.org.au

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Oct. 8, 2020

BZE speaks to Audrey Zibelman, CEO of AEMO

BZE speaks to Audrey Zibelman, CEO and Managing Director of the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) who presented recently at the Global Smart Energy Summit, on the transition of our energy system in the eastern part of Australia.

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Oct. 1, 2020

BZE speaks to Dr Anika Molesworth, Farmers for Climate Action

BZE speaks to Dr Anika Molesworth founding director of Farmers for Climate Action, a movement that puts farmers on the frontlines of climate change. Anika was the 2017 Young Australian of the Year NSW Finalist, has a PhD in agricultural science, speaks on agro-ecological systems resilience, and has worked for many years in international farming development.

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Sept. 24, 2020

BZE listens to Smart Energy Council Conference - David Spratt

Beyond Zero listens to Smart Energy Council annual conference online. Today I’m playing two talks, one from David Spratt who is Research Director for Breakthrough, the national centre for climate restoration. The second talk is by the Honorable Mark Butler Shadow Minister for Climate Change and Energy

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Sept. 17, 2020

BZE speaks to Paul Davies at Rectifier Technology

Beyond Zero speaks to Paul Davies, Operations manager at Rectifier Technology, a Melbourne-based company which has unveiled its first two-way electric vehicle charger

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Sept. 10, 2020

BZE speaks to Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP

Beyond Zero speaks to Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP, SA Energy Minister

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Sept. 3, 2020

BZE speaks to Anna Skarbek CEO of ClimateWorks Australia

Beyond Zero speaks to Anna Skarbek CEO of ClimateWorks Australia, working to develop the low carbon economy.

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Aug. 27, 2020

BZE speaks to the Smart Energy Council

Beyond Zero brings you highlights of the recent Energy Ministers Summit meeting, held by the Smart Energy Council.  

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Aug. 20, 2020

BZE speaks to Emma Herd, CEO IGCC

Beyond Zero speaks to Emma Herd, Chief Executive Officer at the Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC) since August 2015. Emma has worked in climate change, sustainability, public policy and finance for almost twenty years.

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Aug. 13, 2020

BZE speaks to Chris Arnott

Beyond Zero speaks to Chris Arnott, the new CEO of BZE. Chris is an entrepreneur with a background in water and natural resource management. He has founded several successful consulting firms and is a thought leader in management and leadership.  

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Aug. 6, 2020

BZE speaks to Prof Ray Wills

Beyond Zero speaks to Prof Ray Wills, Futurist. Adviser and managing director at Futuresmart, talks about the massive 10 GW solar array proposed for the NT. 

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July 23, 2020

BZE speaks to Bryce Gaton on the rise of EVs

Beyond Zero speaks to our resident EV expert Bryce Gaton from AEVA, the Australian Electric Vehicle Association about the inexorable rise of electric vehicle infrastructure around the world. 

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July 16, 2020

BZE speaks to Prof Andrew Blakers

Beyond Zero speaks to Andrew Blakers, Professor in Engineering at the Australian National University about pumped hydro energy storage and international renewables. 

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