27th May 2020 Graduate School Open Days and Events Join us for the first in our new series of free online webinars. For the first in the series, CAT lecturer Louise Halestrap will take you on a virtual tour of…Read More
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Explore sustainable solutions from your home or garden with a range of online resources from CAT.
Gain practical tips and explore sustainability with CAT. Includes a new series of free webinars.
New online Zero Carbon Britain course exploring climate solutions now available. 21 to 22 July 2020
Our latest report shows that we already have the tools and technology needed to get to Zero Carbon.
Explore sustainability and how you can help create change on one of our postgraduate courses.
Zero Carbon Britain: Rising to the Climate Emergency
Our latest report, Zero Carbon Britain: Rising to the Climate Emergency, is out now.
Incorporating work from the last 12 years of Zero Carbon Britain research and the latest scientific and technological developments, the report presents a technically feasible scenario showcasing a future Zero Carbon Britain using only proven technology.
CAT at Home
Explore sustainable solutions from your home or garden with online resources from CAT.
Whether you’re keen to use your time at home to learn more about solutions to the climate and biodiversity emergency or are looking for fun wildlife activities to keep the kids connected to nature, we’ve got lots of online resources to help.
29th May 2020 Short Course Gain the practical experience and key skills to build a tiny house all of your own Whether you’re planning to build your own home or just want to pick up…Read More
3rd June 2020 Graduate School Open Days and Events Join us for the second in our new series of free online webinars. In this webinar, CAT lecturer Dr Frances Hill will explore different types of energy usage, told through the…Read More
Graduate School of the Environment
Gain the knowledge and skills to help address environmental change. CAT’s postgraduate courses are respected across the world, providing a big-picture, integrated approach to sustainability.
Zero Carbon Britain
To tackle climate change, all emissions that can go to zero must go to zero – as rapidly as possible. CAT’s Zero Carbon Britain research shows how this can be done using technology available today.
25th May 2020 CAT’s Graduate School of the Environment has been teaching completely via distance for two months now. Alis Rees, Graduate School Marketing Officer, caught up with three students from our postgraduate…Read More
20th May 2020 On World Bee Day, CAT has been awarded Bee Friendly status as part of a Welsh Government initiative to make Wales a pollinator friendly country. To celebrate the amazing work that bees…Read More
14th May 2020 CAT’s Graduate School of the Environment has recently developed and launched our first Virtual Open Days giving an overview of the Graduate School and our postgraduate courses.Read More
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