Join Dr. Peter Carter, Paul Beckwith and Regina Valdez as they discuss President Biden’s approval of ConocoPhillips’ Willow Project, a massive and decadeslong oil drilling venture on Alaska’s North Slope in the National Petroleum Reserve, which is owned by the federal government.
This video was recorded on March 15th, 2023, and published on April 1st, 2023.
Some of the topics discussed:
Biden’s approval of Wllow Project shows inconsistency of US’s First ‘climate president’
China turns back to coal as record heatwave causes power shortages
Arctic ice has seen an ‘irreversible’ thinning since 2007, study says
Climate emotions and anxiety among young people in Canada: A national survey and call to action
Climate anxiety in children and young people and their beliefs about government responses to climate change: a global survey
Dr. Peter Carter - MD, Expert IPCC Reviewer and the director of the Climate Emergency Institute
Paul Beckwith - Climate Systems Scientist. Professor at the University of Ottawa’s Paleoclimatology Laboratory as well as at Carleton University
Regina Valdez - Program Director, Climate Reality Project, NYC. GreenFaith Fellow and LEED Green Associate
Charles Gregoire – Climate Reality Leader, Electrical Engineer, Webmaster and IT prime for FacingFuture.Earth and the Climate Emergency Forum
Heidi Brault - Climate Reality Leader, BA(Psychology), Library & Information Technician Diploma - Video production and website assistant - Organizer and convener, Metadata technician, COP28 Team Lead for FacingFuture.Earth and the Climate Emergency Forum.
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