WORT 89.9FM Madison · PNM: Introducing The Wisconsin Climate & Energy Broadcast Welcome to a new feature of PNM called the Wisconsin Climate & Energy Broadcast, an offshoot of the Wisconsin Energy Broadcast hosted by Heather Allen and Nan Fey. This is a show about clean energy and climate change, ranging from reducing carbon in our […]
On this very special episode of the Perpetual Notion Machine three science nerds (Kelly, Will and Heather) explore the lighter side of things. You can find the fun in science by listening along. Take the climate quiz, play “Saved You a Click” and guess the scientist! Enjoy! If you’d like to submit a question for […]
Solar energy is certainly cheap once you get it up and running, but those initial installation costs are a significant hurdle. The City of Madison’s RENEW program can help. WORT’s Wisconsin Energy Broadcast host Heather Allen speaks to Jane McCurry and Sam Dunaiski from RENEW Wisconsin.
Scientists Ashray Manur and David Sehloff of the UW-Madison sit down with WEB hosts Nan Fey and Heather Allen to talk about their invention EnerGyan. EnerGyan is a programmable electricity grid in a box. They have found this tool helps bridge the gap between programmers and electrical engineers to allow for comprehensive training and an […]
This week students from West High’s Green Club stopped by the studio to discuss their work to shift their school to clean energy. The Green Club raised $91,000 for solar on their rooftop through grants, support from the Madison Metropolitan School District and their adopt a solar panel program. This summer 30 kW of solar will be […]
On this episode of the Wisconsin Energy Broadcast, Mack Gapinski of Madison based SunPeak explains the potential impact of the new tariff on imported solar panels for both residential and commercial solar customers. To learn more about the impact of the solar tariffs for each state check out this GreenTech Media analysis. In a full length […]