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All EU Cities face a worsening of heatwaves

2018

The research by Newcastle University has for the first time analysed changes in flooding, droughts and heatwaves for all European cities using all climate models.

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City-level action is the right way to tackle emissions, study shows

2018

Countries seeking to meet Paris Agreement targets on CO2 emissions must get a grip on the amount of pollution produced at city level, according to researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA).

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Realising local energy systems – co-benefits and infrastructure challenges

2018

PhD opportunity at the University of Manchester. Funded PhD Project (European/UK Students Only)

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Heathrow Expansion in light of the UK’s Climate Change Commitments - Blog

2018

Alice Larkin and John Broderick of Tyndall Manchester write for Policy @ Manchester to consider if the level of emissions from the Heathrow expansion is in alignment with the UK’s legal commitments on climate change, and argue that the expansion jeopardises these commitments.

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Control or be controlled: the tension of a smart home future

2018

"In our new book, Smart Homes and Their Users, we use the home as a locus of smartness as it's where potential and promise is most sharply confronted by the messy practicalities of everyday life. And it's also where energy-efficient smartness rubs up against energy-intensive domestic routines."

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Policy and models over reliant on Negative Emissions Technologies

2018

Global mitigation policy is overreliant on models predicting widespread deployment of Negative Emission Technologies (NETs)

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Blog: Managing our heritage coastline with a changing climate

2018

Sally Brown at the University of Southampton has been helping the National Trust understand what is at risk from sea-level rise

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Transforming how we move around, heat our homes and use devices could limit warming to 1.5C

2018

Global warming could be limited to 1.5°C by unprecedented improvements in the energy efficiency of everyday activities - according to new research involving scientists at the University of East Anglia.

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Limiting global warming could avoid millions of dengue fever cases

2018

Limiting global warming to 1.5oC could avoid around 3.3 million cases of dengue fever per year in Latin America and the Caribbean alone – according to new research from the University of East Anglia (UEA).

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Tele-robots soon to replace climate change travellers

2018

To prevent emissions from flying, and to save on travel time better spent on research, Charlie Wilson fully participated in a research conference in Stockholm without leaving his office in Norwich. He wrote about it for Future Earth.

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