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Net Zero requires reappraisal of the road programme: but how?

On May 5, 2020
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Hi Phil. I was just reading this compelling LTT article about seriously rethinking the way we appraise carbon emissions in road projects. I would say the same thing applies for understanding the social and health outcomes for local communities? https://t.co/wp35ZHzvKO
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In February the Court of Appeal ruled against Heathrow’s third runway proposal because it had not taken account the Government’s legal commitments t

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On May 5, 2020
@drkarenlucas shared
Hi Phil. I was just reading this compelling LTT article about seriously rethinking the way we appraise carbon emissions in road projects. I would say the same thing applies for understanding the social and health outcomes for local communities? https://t.co/wp35ZHzvKO
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Net Zero requires reappraisal of the road programme: but how?

Net Zero requires reappraisal of the road programme: but how?

In February the Court of Appeal ruled against Heathrow’s third runway proposal because it had not taken account the Government’s legal commitments t

Flight Shaming: Is Flying Bad for the Environment?

Flight Shaming: Is Flying Bad for the Environment?

Is flying as bad for the environment as people say? I examine the facts about flying, flight shaming, and lowering your carbon footprint.

UK aviation industry accused of giving 'false hope' on CO2 emissions

UK aviation industry accused of giving 'false hope' on CO2 emissions

Former airline director rubbishes claims they will be reduced to net zero by 2050

Do carbon offsets really work? It depends on the details.

Do carbon offsets really work? It depends on the details.

The market for offsets is booming as companies seek to burnish their green credentials. But only some investments make a difference.

In-depth: The UK should reach ‘net-zero’ climate goal by 2050, says CCC

In-depth: The UK should reach ‘net-zero’ climate goal by 2050, says CCC

The UK should legislate for and reach a net-zero emissions goal by 2050, so as to end its contribution to global warming within 30 years.

British aviation industry outlines plans for net-zero emissions by 2050

British aviation industry outlines plans for net-zero emissions by 2050

The industry, which accounts for around 7% of Britain's emissions, says it will also offset its own emissions by funding reductions elsewhere

5 ways to fast-track the transition to a carbon neutral world

5 ways to fast-track the transition to a carbon neutral world

We have the knowledge, policies and innovation to transition to low-carbon energy. But we need political leadership and greater collaboration to make it happen.

Can carbon credits offset the fuel burned in vacation travel? Well, it’s complicated

Can carbon credits offset the fuel burned in vacation travel? Well, it’s complicated

Buying a carbon offset might help your conscience but does it really east the burden your travel is placing on the environment? The answer is murky.

Blockchain and Digital Commodities to Help Battle the Climate Crisis

Blockchain and Digital Commodities to Help Battle the Climate Crisis

There’s nothing new about our home planet getting heated up and causing massive disruptions in nature, as well as our own lives. Just a small reminder that in the middle of March, one can ...

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Project steering committee John Christensen (UNEP DTU Partnership), Navroz K. Dubash (Centre for Policy Research, India), Thelma Krug (Brazilian National Institute for Space Research), ...

This interactive tool shows you how the coronavirus pandemic is—and is not—affecting climate change

This interactive tool shows you how the coronavirus pandemic is—and is not—affecting climate change

This free interactive tool from artificial intelligence company HyperGiant gives users the ability to manipulate the sources of carbon emissions to understand how the coronavirus is — and ...

Meet the man trying to make corporate sustainability labels as common as the 'USDA Organic' sticker on milk cartons

Meet the man trying to make corporate sustainability labels as common as the 'USDA Organic' sticker on milk cartons

Business Insider spoke with Climate Neutral's CEO to learn how the nonprofit operates and the state of the climate movement in corporate America.

How 'green' concrete can help cities fight climate change

How 'green' concrete can help cities fight climate change

The built environment produces over 40% of global CO2 emissions. U.S. mayors are taking the lead to cut emissions with CO2 mineralized concrete.