Cold Energy, the Cinderella of the Sustainable Energy Debate?
Guest Post / Policy Commission

Cold Energy, the Cinderella of the Sustainable Energy Debate?

Guest blogger, Dr Sally Uren discusses the importance of the new Birmingham Energy Institute policy commission – ‘Doing Cold Smarter’ and what it hopes to achieve. Why the new Commission on Cold is so important As a heat wave hovers over Europe, and we reach into our refrigerators for that cool drink, we are driving an … Continue reading

Keeping cool essential to future sustainable cities
Policy / Policy Commission

Keeping cool essential to future sustainable cities

Professor Peter Braithwaite, Director of Engineering Sustainability, Birmingham Centre for Resilience Research and Education, University of Birmingham discusses the importance of meeting climate challenge needs as the population rises. With populations rising, how do we plan, design and manage cities that can cope with increasing pressure on resources while meeting carbon and climate challenge needs? Will … Continue reading