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A Green New Deal for Homes

As the campaign for a Green New Deal gathers pace in both Britain and the US, Jonathan Atkinson looks at how it could help transform UK housing.

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Time for a fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty

Half a century ago, faced with the threat of nuclear catastrophe, the world came together and agreed the nonproliferation treaty. Andrew Simms and Peter Newell argue that we now need…

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Climate jobs

As we transition away from an economy based on fossil fuels towards zero carbon there is the potential for the creation of hundreds of thousands of new green jobs. Anne…

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Meet CAT’s new CEO

CAT’s new Chief Executive Officer, Peter Tyldesley has just completed week one at the helm. We caught up with him to find out a bit more about his background and…

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Climate Strike!

This September, people across the world will join a global week of climate action in support of the school strikers. Clean Slate Editor Catriona Toms urges you to get involved.

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Jeremy Corbin MP , Eluned Morgan AM , Christine Rees MP , Joyce Watson AM. Visiting CAT - Centre for Alternative Technology Machynlleth Wales UK Friday 16 August 2019

Jeremy Corbyn visits CAT to talk zero carbon solutions

Jeremy Corbyn MP visited CAT last week, along with Christina Rees MP, Eluned Morgan AM and Joyce Watson AM, to discuss practical, proven solutions to the climate emergency.  During the visit…

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Living Wales

Last week, we officially launched our new exhibition ‘Living Wales’ to a packed visitor centre full of family holidaymakers. Using a combination of cutting edge satellite observation, computer analysis and…

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From Felixstowe to Fishguard: CAT supporter’s sponsored walk across Britain

This summer, CAT supporter Richard Smith is walking across Britain to explore a cross-section of the country and raise funds for environmental charities, including CAT. Covering a distance of 270…

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No Planet B

A wide-ranging new work by Mike Berners-Lee looks at some of the urgent questions facing humanity. There is No Planet B: A Handbook for the Make or Break Years covers…

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