The WeatherPod, Episode 1: The academic sector contribution to weather research

The WeatherPod
The WeatherPod
The WeatherPod, Episode 1: The academic sector contribution to weather research
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Co-operation between the public, private and academic sectors is crucial to the effective use of weather & climate data to help save lives, build social resilience, and to enhance economic efficiency and financial stability. In this pilot episode, co-presenters Alan Thorpe and David Rogers talk to Dr. David Parsons about the role of the academic sector.

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Episode 7: Reaching out for ‘Net Zero’?

Business of Weather Podcast
Business of Weather Podcast
Episode 7: Reaching out for 'Net Zero'?
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Business of Weather speaks to Professor Myles Allen about the feasibility of achivieng Net Zero – where the volume of greenhouse gases emitted is matched by their removal

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Episode 6: Climate change, conflict and war

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Business of Weather Podcast
Episode 6: Climate change, conflict and war
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Business of Weather talks to Louise van Schaik who heads up the Planetary Security Initiative which was launched in 2015 by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs to research new approaches to reducing climate-related risks to conflict and stability

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Episode 5: Climate engineering – who will take responsibility for the consequences?

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Business of Weather Podcast
Episode 5: Climate engineering – who will take responsibility for the consequences?
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Business of Weather talks to Andy Parker, Project Director of the Solar Radiation Management Governance Initiative (SRMGI), an international, NGO-driven project that seeks to expand the global conversation around the governance of climate engineering research.

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Episode 4 – The WMO strives to encourage collaboration between the public & private sectors.

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Business of Weather Podcast
Episode 4 - The WMO strives to encourage collaboration between the public & private sectors.
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Business of Weather talks to Dimitar Ivanov, the Director of Public-Private Engagement at the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)

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Episode 3 – The challenges ahead for US meteorologists

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Business of Weather Podcast
Episode 3 - The challenges ahead for US meteorologists
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Business of Weather talks to Mary Glackin, President of the American Meteorological Society

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Episode 2 – The versatility of LIDAR surveying technology

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Business of Weather Podcast
Episode 2 – The versatility of LIDAR surveying technology
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Business of Weather talks to Nikos Kontos, Chairman, CEO and founder of the weather technology company, Raymetrics

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Episode 1 – Magazine special edition

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Business of Weather Podcast
Episode 1 - Magazine special edition
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Topics covered include: Sucking CO2 out of the air, Cimate change and fresh water, Future of the the weather enteprise, I’m breathing plastic!, Business opportunities of climate change

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