Description and History

SHADES OF GREEN is a live one-hour talk show that features issues and people related to sustainability and the environment.

Topics include:
• Sustainability
• Efficiency
• Conservation
• Health
• Renewable Energy
• Natural Building
• Low-Carbon Energy, Services and Products
• Environmental wellbeing
• Climate Change Issues.

LIVE in-studio with Guests, phone interviews, Events, topical Music & green News … Plus our events calendar with Brandi Clark Burton of Austin Eco Network and Howie Richey’s ECO-Calendar.

Listen on Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. on 91.7 FM, streamed live on, or download podcasts available here on the website’s weekly updates.

A Discussion on the Future of Solar in Austin 12/15/2011

Clay Butler, founding partner of The Butler Firm and member of Solar Austin, and Audrey Thompson, President of Solar Austin joined Shades of Green Radio in the KOOP studios to discuss the latest Solar Austin initiatives, the upcoming Power Lunch series and their recent work to bring solar to Austin.

On Wednesday, December 21st Solar […]

Solar Energy Industry and the SPI Conference in Dallas, 10/27/2011

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The topic for this week was Solar Energy and reports on Solar Power International (SPI) 2011, the solar conference that took place in Dallas October 17 – 20.  Guests on Shades of Green Radio were Jane Pulaski from the International Renewable Energy Council (IREC) Austin office and […]