News & Blog

A better world is possible! Discover the latest from CAT on climate change, our Zero Carbon Britain research, what's happening on site, green building, renewable energy, along with posts on a broad range of topics relating to sustainability.

Stay up to date on all the latest news by signing up for our e-news and following us on twitter and facebook.

New sustainability summer school for young people

This summer, CAT is hosting a week-long summer school for 16-18 year olds who would like to learn how to thrive in a post-carbon world. Run by sustainability summer school…

Read More

New MSc courses starting this September

Our new postgraduate courses continue to take shape, the courses in Sustainability and Behaviour Change, Sustainability and Ecology are now fully validated by our university partner, Liverpool John Moores University, whilst…

Read More
Bedzed Eco Village

Zero emission cities

Tackling climate change requires radical changes to the way we live, which will mean transforming urban spaces to break free from fossil fuel dependency. Paul Chatterton looks at how cities…

Read More
man standing by waterfall and rainbow

Nature in mind

Could mindfulness techniques help people to act in more environmentally friendly ways? CAT graduate Stuart Anderson shares his dissertation research.

Read More

Learning Outside the Classroom award for CAT schools programme

CAT has been awarded an accreditation by the Council for Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) for providing quality learning and enrichment experiences for visiting school groups.

Read More
Student writing notes on top of a straw bale

Join us at Futurebuild 2019

This week, CAT joins Natural Building UK (NBUK) in the Natural Building Area at Futurebuild 2019.

Read More
unlocking sustainable cities

Paul Chatterton on Unlocking Sustainable Cities – Public Lecture at CAT

Unlocking Sustainable Cities: A Manifesto for Real Change With speaker Paul Chatterton. Lecture Outline: Today, our urban areas are held back by corporate greed, loss of public space and rising…

Read More
conference in sheppard theatre

Professor Tim Lang – public lecture on food in a post-Brexit Britain

On the 8th of January 2019 Professor Tim Lang, one of the authors of the recent Eat-Lancet Report, gave a lecture to CAT graduate students exploring the dynamics of our…

Read More
Landscape around CAT

Place and passion

Fernando García Vicario on his journey from CAT volunteer to MSc student. CAT’s international reputation brought me all the way to Mid Wales from my home country of Spain. I was…

Read More

Enews Sign Up

Keep up to date with our latest news, blogs and events by signing up to our emails and following us on social media.