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Indian Point (The Film)-Director’s TalkBack: Rhinebeck, NY

September 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

  https://youtu.be/FN9ZQ1uxTe4 This is our second opportunity to produce and document a video during a “TalkBack” after a screening of the award winning film,”Indian Point”, directed by Ivy Meeropol.  This particular screening was a special showing organized as a benefit for Hudson River Sloop Clearwater by Manna Jo Greene, the Environmental Director of the organization, who moderated and participated in the “TalkBack”. Ivy Meeropol, the director of the film led the discussion in which Roger Witherspoon, an environmental journalist, and Marilyn Elie, a local activist with [...]

When Nuclear Plants Close: Challenges for U.S. Reactor Decommissioning-Panel 1

June 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

  What happens when a Nuclear Power Plant is SHUT DOWN??? Does it simply VANISH??? The New York Society For Ethical Culture, the Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Jack and Belle Alpern Foundation bring together multiple people and discipines to probe that very much sought after DECOMMISSIONING event. By bringing together grassroots activists, regulators, scientists and advocacy lawyers in a Q & A setting at Manhattan’s New York Society for Ethical Culture’s space, they have caused the rather large unseen elephant in the room to [...]

ETV WeeklyNews: September 29, 2014

October 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

THE ENVIRONMENT TV WEEKLYNEWS September 29, 2014 Reporters: New York City John P. Duffy, Jr. ************ Connecticut Charlie Olson ************** UPCOMING EVENTS: SEPTEMBER 2014 THIS IS THE CLIMATE MARCH MONTH!!!!!!!!! SINCE THE AMOUNT OF ACTIVITIES ARE SOOO MANY AND THEY OCCUR ON MANY DAYS AND TIMES, EVEN CONCURRENTLY, IT IS BEST TO GO TO THIS WEB SITE FOR ALL THE INFO: http://peoplesclimate.org/events/ Other September Events -Anytime environmental links to new video shows. Sundays, every other week (9/14, 9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/23, 12/7), at 11 AM, THE ENVIRONMENT TV series on MNN1 [...]

ETV Interviews Zephyr Teachout, Democratic Primary Candidate for Governor of NYS, 2014

August 23, 2014 // 2 Comments

  Zephyr Teachout spoke at a town hall meeting in Manakating, Sullivan County and was then interviewed by ETV and Bruce Ferguson about her views, vision and plans on Fracking, Climate Change, Energy’s job market, Toxic Waste, NYS’s ability to go 100% renewable and more. Primary candidate Teachout has won two attempts to knock her off September 9th’s Democratic Primary ballot. An Associated Press release stated that there are no more plans to appeal these court decisions. The Interview included: -Climate Change: The Science Is In -NYS can lead on Renewables -Renewables= [...]

The People’s Climate March Press Conference

August 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Wednesday, July 29, 2014, Unions, Environmental Groups, Faith Leaders, Hurricane Sandy people and people from many “walks” of life, rallied and held a Press Conference at Duffy Square, a part of Times Square, to announce their activities leading up to the “People’s Climate March” for 9/21/14. Their purpose is to spread the word and gather more people to join the many activities prior to and after their main march on Sunday, 9/21. The goal is to reach the ears of Pres. Obama and all the other world leaders gathering for the UN’s Climate Summit two days [...]

ETV WeeklyNews: July 21, 2014

July 28, 2014 // 2 Comments

  ETV WeeklyNews: July 21, 2014 -Reporters: Ken Gale, Peter Rugh, John P. Duffy, Jr. -Ocean Surface Temperature Data Getting Better BUT……(0:27 – 2:40) -Environmental Influencing Legislation Update: Citizen’s United, McCutcheon,…(2:42 – 3:45) -Feds Ask For New Indian Point Earthquake Study…(3:47 – 5:56) -Why Is Worse US Nuclear Disaster Not remembered?….(5:58 – 7:47) -The Detroit Water Crisis….(7:50 – 29:28) -Which Country Is The Most Energy Efficient?…(29:34 – 30:22) -Obama Opens Eastern US Coast To Energy [...]

Samara Swanston: A Talk On Renewable Energy in NYC

December 27, 2013 // 0 Comments

Samara Swanston: A Talk On Renewable Energy in NYC On November 1, 2013, Samara Swanston, Legislative Counsel to The Environmental Protection Committee of the New York City Council, gave a talk representing her views only and not those of “any governmental entity” to The Environment TV. It was recorded at The Cooper Union, where an exhibition was being held entitled “Emissions: Images from the Mixing Layer.” That exhibition and an accompanying panel discussion dealt with the  evidence that Manhattan is enveloped in a cloud of methane resulting from numerous leaks in [...]