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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    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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    Governance and Behaviour

    Research in the governance theme explores the underlying causes and potential policy solutions to climate change mitigation and adaptation challenges in the broader context of the transition to sustainability. +

Breaking News

Tyndall Newcastle and UEA authors lead on new report of climate change risks to UK

The ‘UK Climate Change Risk Assessment Evidence Report’ reveals that the impacts of climate change are already being felt in the UK, and that urgent action is required to address climate-related risks.
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Brexit: key risks and opportunities for the environment and climate change

The UK's current legal commitment to tackle climate change is unaffected for now, but a Brexit raises significant questions about how the UK will work with the EU to decarbonise society post Paris Agreement and adapt to climate change.

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IN THE NEWS

Kevin Anderson is the new Zennström visiting Professor in Climate Change Leadership

Climate researcher Kevin Anderson will be Uppsala University’s second holder of the Zennström visiting professorship in Climate Change Leadership. +

Vacancy: Lectureship in Climate Change and Low-Carbon Development at UEA

The Tyndall Centre and the School of International Development (DEV) at UEA seek to recruit a talented, ambitious and dynamic lecturer in the area of climate change and low-carbon development. +

Vacancy: Research Associate at Tyndall Manchester - Biomass gasification, tar and feedstock variability

Applications are invited for the above position, which is tenable for 18 months from 1st July 2016 and will be based at the Tyndall Centre for climate change research at the University of Manchester. The Tyndall Centre conducts interdisciplinary research in the field of energy, decarbonisation and climate change mitigation.
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Study shows 4 out of 5 British people are unaware of ocean acidification

New research from Cardiff University shows that ocean acidification is an unknown topic for most members of the British public, although the term itself prompts strong negative emotions and imagery.
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