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Photo Reading Schools’ Climate Conference – 5th December 2018  13 November 2018

190 countries will meet in Katowice, Poland in December for the annual UN Climate Conference, COP24 and it must get results on action towards all countries’ Paris Agreement targets. Teams of students from six local secondary schools will also meet on 5th December to carry out their own debate on progress towards the Paris Agreement …

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Graph IPCC Special Report 15 – Global warming of 1.5degC  16 October 2018

The IPCC SR15 was released on 8 October 2018 with the strong messages that we have only 12 years to limit global warming to 1.5 degC. “The report highlights a number of climate change impacts that could be avoided by limiting global warming to 1.5ºC compared to 2ºC, or more. For instance, by 2100, global …

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photo ICN Schools Summit  29 September 2018

It was my great pleasure to attend the InterClimate network (ICN) National Summit, on the 27 June. And it is great that the RCCP have been able to contribute towards the work of ICN, and helped to support the event. The day itself was fantastic…it did help that it was held at Portcullis House, and …

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photo of melting sea ice Reading Fringe festival – Climate Symposium  27 July 2018

CLIMATE SYMPOSIUM: “A WORLD WITHOUT…..” This Friday, 27th July – 1pm – I’m very excited to be joining Fiona Talkington (BBC Radio 3 presenter and festival curator), and 3 other panelists to talk about “ice, climate change, silence, darkness and beyond”. It’s going to be a really interesting cross-over between what I’ve been doing as …

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poster Ground source heat pumps for Reading  11 November 2017

This ‘Reading Climate Forum’ event was held at on  20 November 2017, in the conference hall at RISC – 35 London Street, Reading.   Rayner Mayer (Sciotech) – explained the need for ground source heat pumps in Reading, and the opportunity we have to take advantage of the chalk that underlies the town. Chris Beales …

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