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Obama vs Trump: Climate Change

Obama vs Trump: Climate Change

We are looking at differences between Obama and Trump when it comes to Climate Change, and reflecting on what Trump has already done about it in his first few days of office.

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The people & planet 2016 league table: How Sustainable is your university?

The people & planet 2016 league table: How Sustainable is your university?

People & planet have released their annual league table which ranks universities in order of their environmental and ethical performance. The weighting of each score is made up of a number of factors, including sustainable food, energy sources and staff & student engagement. The biggest weighting however, is for the university's carbon reduction, which accounts for 15% of their total score.

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How many kWh's do household appliances use?

How many kWh's do household appliances use?

It’s easy to forget how many appliances we have on the go at any one time, but it’s important to remember how these can all add up. A few pence here and there end up turning into extra pounds, and that can really impact your gas and electricity bill. Let’s take a look at how many kWhs your everyday items use- and how much they’re costing you! These kWh measurements and cost to run are all based on averages, so depending on the models you have and your tariff, the price may be slightly higher or lower.

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NEWS: The Paris Climate Change Agreement - Explained

NEWS: The Paris Climate Change Agreement - Explained

You may have seen the Paris Climate Change Agreement (or COP21) discussed a lot in the news lately, and not necessarily for the best reasons. In this article we are going to explain what exactly the Paris Climate Change Agreement was is, what took place, and what has happened since.

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