July 2019 Legal Update

July 2019 Legal Update

This month’s Green Element is chuffed to hear: The Climate Change Act 2008 (2050 Target Amendment) Order 2019 From June 2019 the UK has implemented a new target: To reduce carbon emissions by 100% by 2050. This is in accordance with the 1990 baseline. This is fabulous...
The Politics of Climate Change

The Politics of Climate Change

Five years ago, when studying climate systems my lecturer told us not to discount the beliefs of the sceptic. This puzzled me greatly. Climate sceptics are people that believe climate change is a natural process and not induced by humankind. Why was this highly...
Charity diaries June 2019

Charity diaries June 2019

  ‘Come on trained killer,’ my new coach yelled at me, as we raced around the reservoir. My coach was peddling a hand bike extremely fast, while I was chasing after him. My nick name (trained killer) came from a game of two truths and a lie the night before. As...
World Environment Day

World Environment Day

The 5th of June marked World Environment Day celebrated in no fewer than 100 countries around the globe. It is organised by the United Nations to raise awareness about protecting our planet. This year the theme was air pollution. Something that poses a serious threat...
Circular Economy Week is back in London

Circular Economy Week is back in London

This year, Circular Economy Week is being held from the 10th to the 14th of June in London. A plethora of events is taking place, including workshops, networking events and talks (most of which are completely free). It is a no-brainer, why not pop along and see what...