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Planet Philadelphia is a radio show about our environment – where we all live, work, and play – produced and hosted by Kay Wood. You will hear a mix of environmental news, interviews, music, poetry, and reporting on community events. Planet Philadelphia is for the many Philadelphians who care about our planet. There are a lot of important and interesting issues to explore – and this show is the place to do that. Tune in every 1st and 3rd Friday from 4:00-5:00pm. Learn more about the host here.

Podcast available now: Real solutions to global warming, Planet Philadelphia streamed 5/19/17 Print E-mail
Saturday, 20 May 2017
  •  On this Planet Philadelphia Katharine Wilkinson, Ph.D. tells us what Project Drawdown has discovered about the best evidence-based solutions to solve our climate crisis. Drawdown is a coalition of scholars, scientists, entrepreneurs, and advocates from across the globe that are measuring and documenting solutions to global warming currently in use that will reach the drawdown point, the point when greenhouse gases consistently decline. Dr. Wilkinson is the senior writer of their book “Drawdown” disseminates this information. Drawdown is currently collaborating with the Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, which represents a population close to one third of humanity.

  • Also hear from people in our community who are very concerned about our climate crisis, 350 Philly activist Katie Blumberh and Rabbi Arthur Waskow Director of the Shalom Center.
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Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month. The next great Planet Philadelphia will be Friday June 2nd on http://www.gtownradio.com/ for more informative interviews about to live and thrive our beautiful world.

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Today: Evidence-based solutions to global warming! Planet Philadelphia streaming on wonderful GTown Print E-mail
Friday, 19 May 2017


 On today’s Planet Philadelphia!
  • Katharine Wilkinson, Ph.D. will tell us what Project Drawdown has discovered about the best evidence-based solutions to solve our climate crisis. Drawdown is a coalition of scholars, scientists, entrepreneurs, and advocates from across the globe that are measuring and documenting solutions to global warming currently in use that will reach the drawdown point, the point when greenhouse gases consistently decline. Ms. Wilkinson is the senior writer of their book “Drawdown” disseminates this information. Drawdown is currently collaborating with the Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, which represents a population close to one third of humanity.
  • Also on today, hear from people in our community who are very concerned about our climate crisis, 350 Philly activist Katie Blumberh and Rabbi Arthur Waskow Director of the Shalom Center. Tune in to Planet Philadelphia at our wonderful local radio station G-Town Radio 4:00pm http://www.gtownradio.com to hear these illuminating interviews and more.

Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the Internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month.  The next Planet Philadelphia will stream on-line June 2nd; so do tune back in to hear fabulous interviews about our world. To listen to shows after they’ve aired, check out the podcast page on Planet Philadelphia website, http://planetphila.weebly.com/podcasts.
 
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Today - 4-5:00pm - New Planet Philadelphia Hear about all sorts of things green. Print E-mail
Friday, 05 May 2017


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  • Darryl Pollicia, founder of Ivys Inc. will discuss the importance and implications of hydrogen fuel for cars. Ivy’s innovative zero emission hydrogen fueling station for cars, developed in collaboration with an area company PDC Machines, won a $1M Department of Energy H-Prizezero.

  • Cyane Gresham, a professional gardener with decades of experience, talks about the place and importance of native plants in our environment and how to work with native plants.
 
In addition, hear about the Climate Change march on 4/29 and World Asthma Day 5/2. Listen to excerpts from marchers and speakers.

Tune in to Planet Philadelphia at our wonderful local radio station G-Town Radio 4:00pm today at www.gtownradio.com to hear these illuminating interviews and more.

Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month. To listen to shows after they’ve aired, check out the podcast page on Planet Philadelphia website, http://planetphila.weebly.com/podcasts.

Do tune in to the second great Planet Philadelphia in May, Friday the 19th 4:00 to 5:00 pm for more informative interviews about to live and thrive our beautiful world.
 

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Podcast: Great Guests on the Earth Day Planet Philadelphia streamed on GTown Radio 4/21/17 Print E-mail
Saturday, 22 April 2017

Celebrate our earth by learning about our environmental and climate crisis on Planet Philadelphia streamed live on-line at our wonderful local radio station G-Town Radio 4:00pm www.gtownradio.com.

 

On today’s show we’ll be hearing about the climate crisis and the challenges we face with in today’s political and economic conditions, Richard Whiteford, Climate Change Adviser and Board Member of the UN World Information Transfer NGO, Rabbi Julie Greenberg on the Power Local Green Jobs campaign addressing the intersection of climate issues, race, and extreme economic inequality, Lindsay Meiman - the Peoples Climate Movement and the April 29th march in Washington, Doug Wechsler on his new children’s book, The Hidden Life of a Toad, and Damali Rhett, will tell us about The Energy Co-op, renewable energy co-op.

Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month. To listen to shows after they’ve aired, check out the podcast page on Planet Philadelphia website, http://planetphila.weebly.com/podcasts.
 
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Today Ė New Planet Philadelphia 4-5 pm at www.gtownradio.com. Lotís of great guests. Print E-mail
Friday, 21 April 2017
Picture Celebrate our earth by learning about our environment on Planet Philadelphia streaming live on-line today at our wonderful local radio station G-Town Radio 4:00pm www.gtownradio.com.

On today’s show we’ll be hearing about the climate crisis and the challenges we face with in today’s political and economic conditions:

  • Richard Whiteford, Climate Change Adviser and Board Member of the UN World Information Transfer NGO
  • Rabbi Julie Greenberg on the Power Local Green Jobs campaign addressing the intersection of climate issues, race, and extreme economic inequality
  • Lindsay Meiman - the Peoples Climate Movement and the April 29th march in Washington
  • Doug Wechsler on his new children’s book, The Hidden Life of a Toad
  • Damali Rhett, will tell us about The Energy Co-op, renewable energy co-op.

Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month. To listen to shows after they’ve aired, check out the podcast page on Planet Philadelphia website, http://planetphila.weebly.com/podcasts.
 
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Podcast: Climate change and US national security, energy and transportation on Planet Philadelphia l Print E-mail
Saturday, 08 April 2017

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Informative vital stories on this edition of Planet Philadelphia (streamed on-line at Gtown Radio 4/7/17) Hear about threats to US national security and other climate change challenges with host Kay Wood and fabulous guests taking on this and more.
  • David W. Titley, Rear Admiral USN (ret.) now a professor, Penn State School of International Affairs. He will speak about the great risk climate change poses for our national security and just what we can do to make our lives far safer.
  • New reporter debuts today! Linda Rosenwein reports on what’s new in energy engineering.
  • Urban planner, David Heller, on transportation planning in the age of climate change.
 
Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month. To listen to shows after they’ve aired, check out the podcast page on Planet Philadelphia website, http://planetphila.weebly.com/podcasts.
 
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Listen to a great new Planet Philadelphia streaming on G-Town radio today! Print E-mail
Friday, 07 April 2017

A great Planet Philadelphia today! (Friday 4/7/17) Listen at 4:00 online to host Kay Wood and fabulous guests on G-Town Radio. Picture

 

  •  David W. Titley, Rear Admiral USN (ret.) now a professor, Penn State School of International Affairs will speak about the great risk climate change poses for our national security and just what we can do to make our lives far safer.

  • New reporter debuts today! Linda Rosenwein reports on what’s new in energy engineering.

  • Urban planner, David Heller, on transportation planning in the age of climate change.


Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month. To listen to shows after they’ve aired, check out the podcast page on Planet Philadelphia website, http://planetphila.weebly.com/podcasts.

 
Podcast: Environmental and Climate Justice? Planet Philadelphia, streamed 3/17/17 Print E-mail
Saturday, 18 March 2017

President Trump wants to get rid of programs that protect us from pollution of all sorts. In today’s Planet Philadelphia host Kay Wood speaks with Jacqueline Patterson, the Director of the NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program. Ms Patterson talks about the heavier burden placed on people of color by pollution right now from using fossil fuels. If the Trump administration gets it’s way, it will have a devastating impact on communities that already suffer an out-sized toxic burden.

Also on Planet Philadelphia today we get an update from the courts. Nate Bellinger, Staff Attorney and State Program Manager of Our Children's Trust lawsuit, discusses the government’s breach of trust with climate change. Lots more interesting environmental news, as well.

 
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Please also tune back in on-line to G-Town Radio (http://www.gtownradio.com) for the more in this continuing radio show exploring our world. Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. 
 Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month. To listen to shows after they’ve aired, check out the podcast page on Planet Philadelphia website, http://planetphila.weebly.com/podcasts.
 
Tune back in to the next Planet Philadelphia
4:00, Friday, April 7, 2017
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Today: Environmental and Climate Justice? Planet Philadelphia , 4:00 Print E-mail
Friday, 17 March 2017
PictureEnvironmental and Climate Justice? Planet Philadelphia
President Trump wants to get rid of programs to protect us from fossil fuel pollution. This will have a devastating impact on communities that already suffer an out-sized toxic burden.

In today’s Planet Philadelphia host Kay Wood speaks with Jacqueline Patterson, the Director of the NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program. Ms Patterson talks about the heavier burden placed on people of color by toxic facilities and other pollution based health risks right now from fossil fuel use.
 
Also on Planet Philadelphia today we get an update from the courts. Nate Bellinger, Staff Attorney and State Program Manager of Our Children's Trust lawsuit, discusses the government’s breach of trust with climate change. Lots more interesting environmental news, as well.
 
Please also tune back in on-line to G-Town Radio (http://www.gtownradio.com) for the more in this continuing radio show exploring our world. Planet Philadelphia’s listener comment line is: (484) 278-1846. 
 Record a comment or event announcement anytime to be broadcast on the next Planet Philadelphia radio show. Planet Philadelphia streams on the internet at http://www.gtownradio.com/ 4:00-5:00 p.m. the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month. To listen to shows after they’ve aired, check out the podcast page on Planet Philadelphia website, http://planetphila.weebly.com/podcasts.
 
Tune back in to the next Planet Philadelphia
4:00, Friday, April 7, 2017
G-Town Radio
http://www.gtownradio.com
 
New Planet Philadelphia Today G-Town Radio 4:00 Print E-mail
Friday, 03 March 2017

New Planet Philadelphia Today G-Town Radio 4:00 3/3/17

Fossil Fuels and Your Health:  Physicians for Social Responsibility ReportPicture

Switching to renewable energy can do many wonderful things for our lives. One of the most beneficial is saving ourselves from the truly alarming impacts of fossil fuels on infant mortality and the myriad health impacts through out our lives. Listen to Kay Wood’s interview with Barbara Gottlieb of Physicians for Social Responsibility on how fossil fuel pollution is causing huge numbers of people right now right here in Pennsylvania to suffer severe health consequences and what can be done to change to a brighter healthier future. Also on this Planet Philadelphia – Pennsylvanians react to Senator Casey’s and Senator Toomey’s votes on Scott Pruit as the new head of the EPA.

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