Carbon emissions slows but hits record high in 2019 - according to researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the Global Carbon Project.

December 4, 2019

Emissions from burning fossil fuels are projected to grow by 0.6 per cent (range: –0.2 to +1.5 per cent) this year to reach almost 37 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2). This is down from 1.5 per cent in 2017 and 2.1 per cent in 2018.

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Opportunity: Chair in Climate Change Science

December 12, 2019

The School of Environmental Sciences (ENV) at UEA is seeking to recruit a Chair in Climate Change Science to complement existing expertise on the detection and understanding of observed trends in the Earth System and how these will evolve in the coming decades and beyond under a changing climate.

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Video: Global Carbon Budget 2019

December 4, 2019

Global carbon emissions are set to grow more slowly in 2019, with a decline in coal burning offset by strong growth in natural gas and oil use worldwide – according to researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA), University of Exeter and the Global Carbon Project.

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Infographic: Global Carbon Budget 2019

December 4, 2019

A slow growth in fossil CO2 emissions is projected for 2019, at +0.6% (range: –0.2 to +1.5%)1. The 2019 growth is slower than over the past two years, with +1.5% in 2017 and +2.1% in 2018. A decline in global emissions in 2019 cannot be ruled out given uncertainties in the projection.

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UK rain is going to get heavier

December 2, 2019

The United Kingdom will see heavier rainfall according to a new research by led by Dr Markus Rau and Dr Yi He of the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research at the University of East Anglia. This is the first analysis of the effect of global warming on hourly rainfall for the UK.

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Opportunity: Senior Research Associate in Spatial Analysis of Local Energy Projects

November 28, 2019

This is an exciting opportunity to join the EnergyREV consortium of 60 researchers working on smart local energy systems. 

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Tyndall Centre Manchester creates plans for zero carbon concerts

November 28, 2019

Tyndall Centre Manchester scientists are creating a plan for concerts and tours to have zero emissions, or as close to zero as possible. 

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Tyndall Centre's Charlie Wilson co-authors latest UNEP report

November 27, 2019

On the eve of a year in which nations are due to strengthen their Paris climate pledges, a new UN Environment Programme (UNEP) report warns that unlessglobal greenhouse gas emissions fall by 7.6 per cent each year between 2020 and 2030, the world will miss the opportunity to get on track towards the 1.5°C temperature goal of the Paris Agreement.

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