Category Archives: Resources

Revisiting The Stern Review – Part 2

Revisiting The Stern Review (Part 2) Last month’s blog post presented part 1 of an overview of the Stern Review which was originally published back in 2006. This month sees the conclusion of the synthesis of the review. The Stern … Continue reading

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International Agreements Succeed

World’s Largest Marine Nature Reserve Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) has agreed to a vast marine protection area in the Ross Sea, Antarctica. The joint USA/New Zealand proposal will establish a 1.55 million km2 special protection area (the … Continue reading

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Climate Change & Traction Power Shifts

Climate Change Anyone? I was in a pub earlier this week and a local beer stood out: Climate Change. The beer is brewed by a local brewery (Teignworthy) who believe in “traditional values, by sourcing local ingredients from local businesses, … Continue reading

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European Woes

New Austrian Crisis? Much has been written about the crisis in Greece, there has been problems with the state of the Ukrainian economy and now there has been an Austrian bank collapse. The bank based in Carinthia, Austria needs around … Continue reading

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Tidal Power Plus Fast Charging Revolution

Tidal Power Comes To Wales A full-scale tidal power generator aimed at showing the potential for renewable energy has been unveiled in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK. An underwater tidal power turbine in Ramsey Sound, Pembrokeshire has been developed to run for … Continue reading

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Tuvalu: First Victim Of Climate Change?

Tuvalu is a tiny set of nine islands (atolls and reefs) in the South Pacific. They are low-lying with no point on the islands being higher than 4.6 metres above sea level. They cover just 26 square kilometres (10 square … Continue reading

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Disputed Islands: Senkaku Or Diaoyu Islands?

In the East China Sea are a group of uninhabited islands which consist of five islets and three barren rocks. They are situated approximately 120 nautical miles northeast of Taiwan, 200 nautical miles east of the Chinese mainland and 200 … Continue reading

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