Climate & Clean Energy Episodes

Climate science, climate tech, clean energy tech, carbon capture, environmental justice, and more
May 3, 2022

Internal Activism

If you give a shit, well, you’ve probably had at least a few moments where the enormity of what’s in front of us has challenged y…

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Feb. 25, 2022

Putin Takes Chernobyl

In 2019, Quinn interviewed his good friend Craig Mazin , writer, producer, and creator of the hit HBO miniseries, Chernobyl , to …

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Nov. 16, 2021

126. Climate Tech $ Above The Fold

In Episode 126 , Quinn meets his newsletter heroes: Kim Zou & Sophie Purdom , co-founders of the independent media outlet Climate…

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Nov. 8, 2021

125. Elevating Climate Venture Capital

In Episode 125 , Quinn asks: How can venture capital offer solutions to two of the biggest problems of our time? His guests are V…

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Aug. 9, 2021

121. QueerBrownVegan

In Episode #121 , Quinn’s got a fantastic new guest to help answer his favorite question: “ What can I do? ” Isaias Hernandez – o…

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Aug. 4, 2021

120. Welcome to the Discontinuity

In Episode 120 , Quinn discusses retraining our mind to understand and operate in the discontinuity we are in. Let’s get META. HI…

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Aug. 2, 2021

119. How to Protect Yourself from Wildfire Smoke

In Episode 119 , Quinn asks: what’s in wildfire smoke, what does it do to your body, and how can you stay safe? Our guest is Dr. …

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July 12, 2021

117. Keep ‘em Accountable

In Episode 117 , Quinn discusses: how accountability works – and doesn’t – in the climate movement, how you can get involved, and…

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June 14, 2021

Best of the Best: Legalizing the Other Weed

In celebration of New York state passing Bill S6532A, permitting underwater kelp cultivation, we’re re-playing one of our coolest…

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June 7, 2021

115: Fossil Fuel Propaganda

In Episode 115 , Quinn & Brian discuss: How to stop fossil fuel advertising. Our guests are JaRel Clay and Jamie Henn. JaRel Clay…

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May 31, 2021

114. Carbon Offsets: Not A Get Out of Jail Free Card, TBH

In Episode 114 , Quinn asks: What are carbon offsets, and do they even work? Our returning guest is Akshat Rathi , a reporter at …

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April 12, 2021

107. Start a Sustainable Fashion Revolution

In Episode 107 , Quinn & Brian discuss: How to buy clothing that lasts while not polluting the oceans or exploiting low-income wo…

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March 1, 2021

#102: Put Your Money Where Your Future Is

In Episode 102 , Quinn & Brian discuss: How to invest in defeating climate change. Our guest is: Boris Khentov , SVP of Operation…

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Sept. 14, 2020

#97: How Do We Rebuild Capitalism in a World on Fire?

In Episode #97 , Quinn digs into how we can rebuild capitalism for the world, for your company, and for yourself. Our guest is: R…

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Sept. 7, 2020

#96: A Just Alternative to Climate Disaster *and* Gentrification

In Episode 96 , Quinn & Brian ask: How do we orchestrate a just energy transition for frontline low- and middle-income communitie…

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