Tyndall Carbon Targeter helps Local Authorities respond to their Climate Emergency

September 23, 2019

Tyndall Manchester is using science-based targets to help local authorities calculate their carbon budget and cut their emissions in line with climate science and the UN Paris Agreement. They have calculated free-to-access science-based carbon budgets for all UK Local Authorities.

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Opportunity: Research Associate, Energy Revolution Consortium

January 22, 2020

 

Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research is looking for a Research Associate to join the Energy Revolution (EnergyREV) Consortium. This role is an exciting opportunity to explore existing and novel business models with potential to scale up new companies in the area of smart local energy provision. 

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The 2020s are the Climate Change Decade: Can an urgent transition be a just transition?

January 20, 2020

But can an urgent low-carbon transition also be just? The simplicity of the question is deceiving. Low-carbon transition is not a singular, planned, managed trajectory of change. It takes place at different levels, involving different people, in different contexts. 

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Climate change increases the risk of wildfires confirms our new ScienceBrief

January 14, 2020

We publish our first ScienceBrief rapid response review and assessment of latest published research on global climate change and wildfire risk

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The 2020s are the Climate Change Decade: Toward a new politics of decarbonisation

January 13, 2020

Politics is the process through which society arrives at and implements collective decisions. The decision to decarbonise the UK by 2050 is a collective decision of potentially monumental importance – one that will conceivably impact every single person’s life.

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Tyndall researchers advising UK's new climate assemblies

January 10, 2020

Tyndall Centre's Lorraine Whitmarsh, Clair Gough and Carly McLachlan, are advising UK Parliament on how to do their new climate change Citizen’s Assemblies.

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The 2020s are the Climate Change Decade: Sustaining our sense of urgency and emergency

January 6, 2020

For emergency declarations to translate into the action required they must be seen as a mandate to ensure that every decision made contributes to the delivery of a low carbon and resilient future. 

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The 2020s are the Climate Change Decade: Can a sense of emergency be effectively sustained?

December 19, 2019

The term ‘climate emergency’ may not be as effective protesters think, say members of a climate attentive public who joined with Tyndall Centre’s researchers for round table discussions.

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