TV Segments

Planet Forward produces segments for Bloomberg TV’s “Bloomberg West” TV show. Our pieces focus on energy, food and climate-related innovations and inventions from the Planet Forward community.

Catch the segments live, Mondays at 6:30 EST

Inside Pecan Street: Re-Inventing Energy Delivery
Inside Pecan Street: Re-Inventing Energy Delivery
This week we feature the Pecan Street Project, a non-profit research group that offers unprecedented insight into how much energy we use in our homes!
It's the heart of summer, your friends are off catching tans in the tropics, and yet you're stuck in a cold, dark office devoid of sunlight. Human beings are not adapted for such an injurious lighting dynamic. According to the U.S. Green Building... Read More
This week on Bloomberg West, we focus on TrailerTail, a device that allows big rig trucks to be more efficient and use less fuel.
Building Innovation from Devastated Forests
Building Innovation from Devastated Forests
This, our segment on Bloomberg West focuses on a building material created from trees ravaged by an invasive beetle in the Mountain West.
MIT Researchers' 'Cool' Idea for Very Fresh Milk
MIT Researchers' 'Cool' Idea for Very Fresh Milk
This week's segment from Bloomberg West focuses on Promethean Power, a company that is working to provide people in India with fresher milk, but using less energy.
Bio-Batteries Powered by Sugar
Bio-Batteries Powered by Sugar
Our latest segment from Bloomberg West features a fuel cell that is powered by sugar commonly found in soda and sports drinks.
Our latest segment from Bloomberg West features EnerNOC, a company that networks buildings together to decrease energy use during peak hours and ultimately saves money for consumers.
Mushrooms… a Light, Durable Alternative to Plastic?
Mushrooms… a Light, Durable Alternative to Plastic?
Our latest from Bloomberg West focuses on Ecovative Design's new product that replaces plastic with mushrooms.
Robotic Fish Search Water for Pollutants
Robotic Fish Search Water for Pollutants
Our latest on Bloomberg West focuses on innovations from Michigan State University to better monitor the world's waterways.
Pursuing a Safer, Sustainable, Lithium Battery
Pursuing a Safer, Sustainable, Lithium Battery
Planet Forward
In our wireless world, you’re nowhere without a good battery and a solid connection. But, wouldn’t it be better if we could improve both...and use less energy? Researchers at the University of Maryland is looking to polymers - like plastics, or... Read More

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