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29th January 2021


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A Small Farm Future: Making the case for a society built around local economies, self-provisioning, agricultural diversity, and a shared eart. Chris Smaje The COVID-19 pandemic has shown the fragili

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Promoted: Unlock the Next Step in Your Environment Career at Atkins’ Virtual Careers Fair

Atkins’ Environment Virtual Careers Fair: Thursday 26 May 2022, 10.00-15.00 UK time. Chat with team members, meet the recruiters and find out more about projects and team culture.

20th May 2022

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The Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) has today published its first monitoring report on the UK government’s 25 Year Environment Plan, warning that progress so far has been “slow”.

12th May 2022

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The climate targets of oil and gas majors rely heavily on emissions mitigation technologies (EMTs) that are expensive and unproven at scale, analysis by Carbon Tracker has uncovered.

12th May 2022

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IEMA has urged the UK government to focus on delivering sustainable growth for the country after 38 bills were unveiled in the Queen's speech today.

10th May 2022

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The transition to a net zero economy, according to the former US president Barack Obama, requires an ‘all of the above’ approach. Part of this is increased reliance on lithium batteries, enabling the electrification of consumer goods like cars, bicycles and scooters. The relatively recent popularity of lithium batteries, which is partly due to their flexibility in applications, has extended to reusable and disposable vapes or e-cigarettes.

9th May 2022

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IEMA and Deloitte have today published a new report outlining how organisations can accelerate the development of green skills across the UK's workforce.

28th April 2022

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The UK government has today unveiled a new strategy detailing how the country's education sector will become a “world leader in climate change” by 2030.

21st April 2022

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A group of European mayors have published an 'emergency plan' to help tackle spiralling fossil fuel prices and prevent millions of people being pushed into energy poverty.

21st April 2022

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High investor demand and regulatory pressures saw assets in climate-focused funds double to a record $408bn (£313bn) last year, according to a report from Morningstar.

21st April 2022

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