Meet the citizen entrepreneurs
solving the climate crisis
one business innovation
at a time
This podcast is called Regenomics Down Under – and “Regenomics” is a condensation of Regional Regenerative Economies. In previous episodes we’ve looked at what’s happening – mostly locally in Australia. Today we’re talking about the power of industry action, using the HVAC-R industry (Heating, Ventilation, Airconditioning, Cooling, Refrigeration) as an example.
A deep dive into “what IS regeneration?” and “how do you ENABLE regeneration?” with Kathleen Davies after she did The Regenerative Practitioner training.
Meet mycellium – and a Melbourne regenerative entreprenur replacing fossil-based styrofoam with a compostable alternative made from mushrooms.
Darcy Small, of Kua Coffee talks about how his Australian-based social enterprise is collaborating with Ugandan coffee growers to help them respond and adapt to climate change
We take a quick (ish) tour through the Project Drawdown 2020 review, summarising their action areas and connecting them to actions happening in Australia and around the world.
Some people think that “renewable energy” is all about solar panels, wind turbines and batteries. They can be trapped into thinking that if they can’t afford to install solar panels and batteries or buy green power then there’s no useful action they can take towards increasing the take up of renewable energy. Some people think…
In this episode, host Leigh Baker talks with Stephen King from the Australian Insulation Foundation about why insulation is a surprisingly powerful emissions solution. In this episode, host Leigh Baker talks with Stephen King from the Australian Insulation Foundation about why insulation is a surprisingly powerful emissions solution.
This episode explores what the human race already knows about how to reverse global warming – starting with the commercial, scaling solutions modelled and ranked by the independent not-for-profit Project Drawdown in 2017 (and updated in 2020) Project Drawdown’s findings include: We CAN reverse global warming – even if we just use the quantifiable, multi-benefit…
In this episode, Leigh Baker talks with Bob Sharon, founder of BlueIoT about Smart Building Management systems and how they are delivering significant Climate Solutions (along with new career opportunities for engineers and developers). Big buildings consume a lot of energy, creating a lot of emissions. Smart Building Management is a fast-growing field of opportunity…
The name of this podcasts evolved out of discussions with Climactic podcast host Mark Spencer – it’s a bit of a mashup of different ideas: RE – because the best solutions are REgional GEN – because the best solutions reGENerate the place they happen in (not just reduce the harm being done there) OMICS –…