Meet the Planet: March 31st, 2007
The topic of the day is energy. Meet the Planet welcomes Dallas Mayor, Laura Miller, to discuss her efforts to fight the building of 18 proposed coal plants and dirty energy in the state of Texas and the Texas Clean Air Cities Coalition. Halldor Thorgeirsson talks about objectives of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Energy efficiency, energy production and the need for a truly global response are topics covered by Thorgeirsson. Hal Laflash, Director of Resource Planning and Policy at PG&E joins the discussion about the future of renewable energy and talks about the renewable energy options already being utilized by PG&E.