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Green Economy

Website: http://filmideas.com/
Next Airing: Wed, Mar 20th, 2019 at 9:00 AM on UEN-TV

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From wind power to green medicine, The Green Economy features practical ways the green economy is developing. Business leaders of our country are recognizing the need to refocus on responsible and sustainable ways to improve our world, all while making a tidy profit. The Green Economy showcases these improvements at work. We present the concept that we are the stewards of our world, necessitating a wise and conscientious caretaking of our environment for future generations. At the same time, we give a sincere nod to the business leaders and models that provide the opportunity to execute these ideas and create new jobs. Entrepreneurs take note!

Episodes:

  • Bio-Diesel

    Growing gas…that's one way to look at it. By focusing on using organic waste like used cooking oil and compost materials niche companies like Sequential Bio-Diesel have created their own industry. We will look at how it's grown, gathered, made and used.

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 20th, 2019 at 9:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:22:14
    Usage rights: 8/15/2014 to 8/31/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Solar Energy

    Stores like Real Goods in Humboldt County California carry everything you can think of solar including…yes you guessed it…solar toilets! We will look at the differences in the technology and how this endless energy source is being used. The future really is bright!

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 20th, 2019 at 9:22 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:22:08
    Usage rights: 8/15/2014 to 8/31/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Wind Power

    The Green Economy looks at the emerging technology that’s becoming big business. Condon Oregon is the site of one of the largest wind farms in the World. This trend is becoming a reality!

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 20th, 2019 at 9:44 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:21:08
    Usage rights: Expires 9/1/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Waste to Energy

    Marion County Environmental Services oversees the operation of one of the most successful recycling and energy programs in the United States. Curbside collection, sorting, waste incineration which in turn generates electricity…these folks have it nailed. We get to see all steps and get involved in the process.

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 20th, 2019 at 10:05 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:20:29
    Usage rights: Expires 9/1/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Solar Revisited

    Previously we looked at the different types of solar and where the technology and trends are taking us. Now we will look at how solar is much more widely accepted and used. In Coos Bay Oregon nearly every new public structure has solar integrated into its construction. The efficiency of the modern panel is impressive and the future really is as bright as they say.

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 20th, 2019 at 10:26 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:22:20
    Usage rights: Expires 9/1/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Geothermal Energy

    All of us have seen a hot spring or an active volcano but finding new and creative ways to utilize this energy hasn’t been easy. Now you can not only heat your home but use it to turn the lights on too. We visit Bottle Rock Power Plant in The Geysers California. Here they drill and harness the heat and steam from the earth on a scale hard to believe.

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 27th, 2019 at 9:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:22:01
    Usage rights: Expires 9/1/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Wave Energy

    Another budding energy field is harnessing the power of the ocean. Wave energy buoys are doing it now but the plan is to expand this technology all over the world. The worlds largest buoy is being built in Vancouver Washington and it will launch on the Oregon Coast.

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 27th, 2019 at 9:22 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:22:09
    Usage rights: Expires 9/1/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Hydroelectric Power

    Bonneville Power built several of the biggest and most powerful hydroelectric dams. We find out how these huge turbines work as well as what other groups like Fish & Game are doing to lessen the impact on the river and its fishy residents.

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 27th, 2019 at 9:44 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:21:49
    Usage rights: Expires 9/1/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Sustainable Mining

    The history of Butte Montana is forged in the not so environmentally friendly practices of the Copper Kings of the early 20th Century. Now the city leaders and residents are pushing to clean up the sins of the past and also educate those who wish to get into the field of Mine Reclamation at Montana Technical Institute. We go on top and hundreds of feet below the city to get all the angles.

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 27th, 2019 at 10:06 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:21:11
    Usage rights: Expires 9/1/2019
  • The Future of Energy: Green Education

    Universities like Oregon State, Montana Tech & Portland State are adding degrees to their curriculum that cover many new sustainable trends.

    Next Airing: Wed, Mar 27th, 2019 at 10:27 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:21:33
    Usage rights: Expires 9/1/2019

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