21st October 2020 Graduate School Open Days and Events Join us for the next in our series of free online webinars. On 21 October, CAT lecturer Jane Fisher will take us on an exploration of the natural Earth interactions…Read More
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CAT will be closed to the public from 5pm on 23 October to 9 November in line with the Welsh Government’s ‘firebreak’ lockdown. Please see our COVID-19 page for details.
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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.
24th October 2020 Short Course Generate electricity with a homemade wind turbine. Join Tom Dixon of V3 Power to build a wind turbine yourself, from scratch. Drawing on over ten years of experience in teaching…Read More
26th October 2020 Graduate School Open Days and Events Join the MArch Programme Leader John Carter, and CAT graduate and Senior Lecturer Gwyn Stacey for an introduction to CAT, an overview of our Master in Sustainable Architecture Part 2…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.
5th October 2020 We are excited to announce that CAT has been chosen as one of the hosts of this year’s BBC Autumnwatch. Iolo Williams will join us for two weeks to bring…Read More
4th October 2020 The Sir John Houghton Bursary, and the new for 2020 Ethel and Gwynne Morgan Trust Bursary, were awarded to 3 new postgraduate students from CAT’s Graduate School of the Environment.…Read More
1st October 2020 CAT’s Sustainable Food and Natural Resources postgraduate course was recently revalidated by our partner Liverpool John Moores University.Read More
Free Information Service
Wondering what you can do in your own home to help combat climate change? CAT’s free information service offers independent and impartial advice on a wide range of areas to help you live more sustainably.
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