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RCAST 186 [Climate & Coordination] Apr 29 2022 – Guest – Musician, Microsoft designer – Steve Ball

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0:00:00 – Intro

0:01:09 – Nora introduces Steve Ball – musician, microsoft engineer, designer, coordination

0:01:48 – Steve describes his background

0:03:18 – Nora – Arbor Day – Elon Musk

0:06:53 – Greg, Steve B and Steve H responses

0:10:00 – Nora headlines

0:13:48 – Steve Ball response

0:16:31 – Greg and Nora responses

0:20:12 – Steve B – individual active power

0:23:00 – Greg response – institutional behaviour counts for alot – Speed and Scale- John Doer https://speedandscale.com/home/

0:24:35 – Nora – myth of personal responsibility

0:28:54 – Greg – public sector is another form of institutional organization that also individuals have direct control over…

0:30:52 – Nora – 16 states suing USPS over gas powered trucks. https://www.theguardian.com/business/…

0:32:42 – Greg – imagine the local impact

0:32:57 – Stave B – deadlines – microsoft committed to 2030 to get to carbon neutral, and then begin another 20 year push to get to negative.

0:35:17 – Nora – we have 0.3 degrees to go to get to 1.5. IPCC report – https://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar6/wg2/

0:41:44 – Greg – response

0:43:04 – Nora – incentives are all off

0:45:08 – Greg – thinking about Bill Gates interview w 60 minutes last year. It will take global coordination beyond what was done with WW2.

0:45:59 – Steve B – cycles

0:48:00 – Nora – partnership with ocean cleanup and Kia – https://theoceancleanup.com/press/pre…

0:49:46 – Greg – just speaking with the CEO of Carbon Meta about ocean cleanup https://www.meta-carbon.com/

0:50:58 – Nora response

0:52:41 – Steve B – I like the good news