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Sustainable gardening at the UCL Energy Institute

Sustainable gardening at the UCL Energy Institute

07 August 2014

Permission has been granted to transform two courtyards at Central House into sustainable garden areas. The project will focus on increasing local biodiversity and adding links to the London wildlife corridor.
Professor Tadj Oreszczyn becomes Director of The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources

Professor Tadj Oreszczyn becomes Director of The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources

07 August 2014

The Bartlett, UCL's Faculty of the Built Environment have confirmed the appointment of Prof. Tadj Oresczcyn as Director of the School of Environment, Energy and Resources. Tadj will be stepping down as ...
EU Energy Efficiency target should be more ambitious and legally binding say leading energy demand researchers

EU Energy Efficiency target should be more ambitious and legally binding say leading energy demand researchers

The European Commission’s proposed energy efficiency target announced today is insufficient and should remain at the level of 40% originally considered say a leading group of researchers from the UK Research Council ...
wholeSEM celebrates first birthday

wholeSEM celebrates first birthday

The whole systems energy modelling consortium (wholeSEM) celebrated a successful first year by holding their inaugural Annual Conference on 8th & 9th July at the Royal Academy of Engineering. The conference brought together stakeholders ...
Director's introduction to the summer 2014 newsletter

Director's introduction to the summer 2014 newsletter

Having just returned from working on a Lancet Commission report 'Climate Crisis: Emergency Actions to Protect Human Health' in smog ridden Beijing, the impact of energy use both at a local and global ...

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UCL-Energy seminars 2013-14

UCL-Energy seminars 2013-14

02 June - 30 September 2014

Through Terms 2 and 3 of the 2013/14 academic year we have hosted a range of fantastic speakers, who spoke on a range of topics. Thank you to all of our speakers ...
UCL-Energy seminar: Mitigating the Climate Impact of Aviation – Is Technology Enough?

UCL-Energy seminar: Mitigating the Climate Impact of Aviation – Is Technology Enough?

23 September 2014

Since 1960 demand for air travel has grown by more than 7% per year worldwide, and it is forecast to continue to grow strongly, at around 5% per year over the coming decades ...