Sunday, November 18, 2007

Green In The Media 19th November - 25th November

The PBS series e2: the economies of being environmentally conscious moves into it's second phase this week. So far it has concentrated on energy and power, but from Friday it starts a run of six shows about design. The only way to see it here in the UK is through their website, where each show is available to view for a week before broadcast.


Monday 19th November

The Monday Documentary
On: BBC World Service Radio (80)
Time: 09:05 to 09:30 (Also 1205, 2000, 0000)
Can America Go Green?.
Laura Trevellyan talks to some of the most influential voices in the US and reports on how America could retreat from its role as the planet's chief polluter.

Dispatches
On: Channel 4 (04)
Time: 20:00 to 21:00
Mark Thomas on Coca-Cola.
Coca-Cola is one of the most iconic brands of both the 20th and 21st centuries. Promoting itself as the drink of freedom, choice and US patriotism, the company's feel-good factor is recognised worldwide and reflected in its enormous profits. But behind this carefully crafted image exists a company accused of environmental damage, human rights violations and questionable business practices.

Tuesday 20th November

Earth: The Power of the Planet
On: BBC 2 Scotland (02)
Time: 21:00 to 22:00
Volcano. Episode 1.
Documentary series. Dr. Iain Stewart reveals the role natural forces have played in the creation of the planet Earth. The first episode discusses volcanoes. Although they appear to be destructive, volcanoes have been crucial to the development of life on this planet. Iain's journey takes him to Ethiopia to discover lava lakes, to Iceland to scuba dive between continents and to New Zealand to sample some hot springs. But its not just a big holiday for Dr. Stewart: he has a serious point to make.

Wednesday 21st November

Think Green
On: Community Channel (Freeview) (87)
Time: 08:30 to 09:00
Episode 28.
An informative and empowering half hour magazine style eco series dedicated to preserving the future of our fragile planet.

Thursday 22nd November

One Planet
On: BBC World Service Radio (80)
Time: 12:30 to 13:00 (Also 1630, 2030, 0030)
The programme that explores the biggest issues in global development and the environment.

Friday 23rd November

Think Green
On: Community Channel (Freeview) (87)
Time: 08:30 to 09:00
Episode 29.
An informative and empowering half hour magazine style eco series dedicated to preserving the future of our fragile planet.

Saturday 24th November

The Monday Documentary
On: BBC World Service Radio (80)
Time: 09:05 to 09:30
Can America Go Green?.
Laura Trevellyan talks to some of the most influential voices in the US and reports on how America could retreat from its role as the planet's chief polluter.


Excerpts taken from DigiGuide - the world's best TV guide available from http://www.getdigiguide.com/?p=1&r=20818 Copyright (c) GipsyMedia Limited.

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