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Macro Outlook for 2016

A full-spectrum romp through the macroeconomic context with guest Gregor Macdonald.

Energy Return on Investment with Dave Murphy

 The guest on Chris' show this week is Dave Murphy, Assistant Professor, St. Lawrence University and an expert on the topic of energy return on investment.

Transition from Oil

Mark Lewis, Former senior analyst for energy, climate, and sustainability research, Kepler Cheuvreux; former head of energy commodities research, Deutsche Bank.

Winning the Carbon War

Chris is joined by Jeremy Leggett to dicsuss his personal frontline account of the ongoing civil war between rnewables and fossil fuels and of the cliamte change negotiations.

Energiewende

In this episode we're discussing Germany's energy transition plan. We'll be talking with Craig Morris, editor of Renewables International and lead author of EnergyTransition.de.

Limits on the Grid

 Chris Nelder talks to Mackay Miller, Senior Research Analyst at the Natural Renewable Energy Laboratory, about the limits of renewable energy on the grid.

Peak Oil in an Era of Fossil Fuel Abundance

Chris Nelder on why peak oil isn't dead.

Returns on Divestments?

I believe we’re at a point where renewables are going to continue becoming more affordable while fossil fuels continue to get more expensive, and more risky.

Toward a Supply Constrained World

In this installment we discuss the potential role of renewable energy in transition and macroeconomic models in the face of supply constraints.

Does Peak Oil Matter?

Chris Nelder discusses the story of peak oil and whether it has any validity.
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