Highlights

An overview of the spending of average American families and the flow of energy in the U.S.

11:40
18:03

Energy flow in the transportation sector: There are 10x as many miles of natural gas pipeline as there are of roads

32:20
41:00

Energy flow in the commercial sector: We spend a "slice of cheese" worth of energy on vacant commercial buildings

51:42
54:58

Energy flow in the residential sector: On the importance of cold water enzymes

55:10

Energy flow in the government sector: When the government does get things done, it's in air-conditioned and heated buildings

58:45
62:20

Farmers' markets versus industrially produced food (plus why monster truck rallies are better than Burning Man)

73:05
77:40

Former U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu on going green(er) and championing science-based policy

87:25
95:20