Climate One

Series produced by Climate One

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Climate One is a one-hour weekly public radio program (newscast compatible) about energy, economy and the environment from Climate One at the Commonwealth Club of California. Each week listeners will get a candid discussion among climate scientists, policy makers, activists and concerned citizens, hosted by Climate One founder Greg Dalton.

Greg Dalton is changing the conversation on climate by offering candid discussion from scientists, policymakers, activists, and concerned citizens. By gathering inspiring, credible, and compelling information, he provides an essential resource to change-makers looking to make a difference. Our guests see the big picture and talk about solutions with connected impact.

Past guests have included iconic scientists such as Jane Goodall and Katharine Hayhoe, policymakers Governor Jay Inslee and Senator Carlos Curbelo, activists Annie Leonard and Ai Weiwei, religious leader Rev. Dr. Gerald Durley, journalists David Roberts and Jane Mayer, and many more.


184 Pieces

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Climate One honors Robert Bullard with the ninth annual Stephen Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communications. Often described as ...

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  • Added: Jan 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
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2019 saw a number of significant events in the climate world. Wildfires,floods, wind and extreme weather continued to batter the nation from Califo...

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  • Added: Dec 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
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The 2018 Camp Fire was one of the most destructive in California’s history, resulting in over eighty deaths and destroying the town of Paradise. Dr...

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  • Added: Dec 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
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A look back at conversations with two writers confronting the climate challenge in 2019. In "The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming," David-Wa...

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  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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2019 has been a year of climate rising. Youth activists skipped school and took to the streets, the Green New Deal thrust climate equity into the s...

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  • Added: Nov 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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Murder, love, and the human experience are the stuff of great stories, as podcasts like Serial and Radiolab have shown us. But climate change? Not ...

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  • Added: Nov 27, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Climate change has become a major risk factor for corporations. With groups like the Carbon Disclosure Project grading companies on their carbon fo...

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  • Added: Nov 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
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Can oil companies reinvent themselves as clean energy providers? John Browne attempted it over more than a decade as CEO of British Petroleum, wher...

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  • Added: Nov 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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California has long led the country in environmental action. It established strong automobile emission standards; it preserved fragile lands from d...

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  • Added: Nov 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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America’s most popular alcoholic beverages are about to take a hit from climate. Mild, sunny growing conditions have made California king of a $62 ...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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The jury is out on whether our legal system is equipped to deal with climate change. While some parts of the country are inundated by floods, other...

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  • Added: Oct 17, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
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From the Amazon to the Congo to California, our planet’s forests are being decimated. And along with them, the stability of our climate. Why? Becau...

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  • Added: Oct 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
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Is clinging to habits and cravings destroying our future? An outspoken critic of factory farming and animal-centric diets, Jonathan Safran Foer wri...

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  • Added: Oct 03, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Nearly half of all Americans are dealing with a new mental stressor: climate anxiety. Whether we get it from the news, the trauma of a natural disa...

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  • Added: Sep 25, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Climate change is turning one of Miami’s poorest neighborhoods into some of the most desirable real estate around. But there’s only so much Little ...

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  • Added: Sep 18, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
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Can we beat the traffic by taking to the skies? Sailing over freeways in a flying car, getting to work in minutes instead of hours, has long been t...

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  • Added: Sep 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
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Americans spend $56 billion attending sporting events each year — but at what cost to the climate? From stadiums packed with energetic fans to foo...

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  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Carbon offsets have been called everything from a band-aid solution to “the best thing a consumer can do right now.” A new service even offers cust...

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  • Added: Aug 28, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Businessman and activist Tom Steyer doesn’t just want to impeach President Trump, he wants to replace him. Steyer insists that America’s shortcomin...

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  • Added: Aug 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Nearly 25 percent of America’s electricity now comes from renewables, surpassing coal for the first time. Ten states, and Puerto Rico and Washingto...

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  • Added: Aug 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 7