Towards a culture of low carbon research

We recently published a new Working Paper and launch the Tyndall Travel Tracker App to the Tyndall Centre community. Our aim is to support the necessary transformation towards a professional low-carbon culture of work travel in climate change research. +

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    Towards a culture of low carbon research

    We recently published a new Working Paper and launch the Tyndall Travel Tracker App to the Tyndall Centre community. Our aim is to support the necessary transformation towards a professional low-carbon culture of work travel in climate change research. +

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    Tyndall Research Strategy 2012 - 2017

    The Tyndall Centre’s first decade focused on interdisciplinary climate change research. Our second decade will in addition focus on the interactions and feedbacks between climate, people and ecosystems. +

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    What’s going on at COP20 in Lima?

    Governments, campaigners, businesses and researchers are this week and next week meeting in Lima to finalise and support the last round of annual UN climate negotiations before December 2015’s critical meeting in Paris. +

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    CO2 emissions set to reach new 40 billion tonne record high in 2014

    Carbon dioxide emissions, the main contributor to global warming, are set to rise again in 2014 - reaching a record high of 40 billion tonnes. Remaining CO2 emission ‘quota’ may be used up in one generation and more than half of all fossil fuel reserves may need to be left untapped.    +

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    Our Partner Universities

    The Tyndall Centre is a unique partnership between a selection of researchers from eight UK research institutions, who together with contributions from Fudan University form the Tyndall Consortium. +

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    Cities and Coasts

    Our programme on building resilience and decreasing the vulnerability of people and places, with particular reference to cities and coasts, aims to bring greater integration to our work on coastal communities, cities and adaptation. +

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    Energy and Emissions

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Breaking News

Climate change: how Brits feel about ‘smart’ energy

Reluctance to share data about personal energy use is likely to be a major obstacle when implementing ‘smart’ technologies designed to monitor use and support energy efficient behaviours, according to new research led by The University of Nottingham and the Tyndall Centre at Cardiff University.
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Prof Robert Nicholls and colleagues call for IPCC sea-level scenarios that are useful for coastal managers

The IPCC has recently updated its scenarios of Global Mean Sea-Level rise with the release of its Fifth Assessment Report (AR5).
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IN THE NEWS

Shipping charts a high carbon course

The shipping industry expects ongoing growth in CO2 emissions to 2050, despite an apparent recent decline, say Tyndall Manchester experts. Opportunities for decarbonizing the sector in line with international commitments on climate change need to be re-evaluated.
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New Tyndall Working Paper - Towards a culture of low carbon research

We today publish a new Working Paper and launch the Tyndall Travel Tracker App to the Tyndall Centre community. Our aim is to support the necessary transformation towards a professional low-carbon culture of work travel in climate change research. +

Oxford seeks a post-doctoral research associate for the economic impacts of UK drought

Professor Jim Hall and Dr Chris Decker are seeking a postdoctoral researcher as part of a multidisciplinary research project on drought in the UK. 
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UEA Vacancy: Senior Research Associate (ASSAR Project)

Applications are invited for a Senior Research Associate to work on the project Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions (ASSAR), funded by Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) working with Dr Roger Few.

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