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23rd July 2011 The Guardian’s architecture correspondent Rowan Moore said: Then there’s the Wales Institute of Sustainable Education by Pat Borer and David Lea, a work of ingenuity and rammed earth in an…Read More
22nd July 2011 WISE is an evolution of all the buildings at CAT and this display shows the different building materials used for the construction of WISE and the reason for the choice…Read More
19th July 2011 Click here to listen to the play on BBC iPlayer GETTING TO ZERO By Sarah Woods With George Monbiot, Paul Allen and Peter Harper. Have you got what it takes…Read More
30th June 2011 WISE architect Pat Borer explains the thinking behind the building and puts it in the context of 35 years of architectural experimentation at CAT The architectural story of the Centre…Read More
15th June 2011 Food contributes to at least 20% of our greenhouse gas emissions in the UK, here at CAT we are committed to improving education and understanding of food related emissions, enabling…Read More
1st June 2011 The Centre for Alternative Technology has been shortlisted for the prestigious Ashden Awards for Sustainable Energy CAT’s courses in renewable energy and sustainability have been recognised as a vital part…Read More
1st June 2011 The Centre for Alternative Technology has been awarded a prestigious architecture award for the Wales Institute for Sustainable Education. The judges said: “The word ’sustainability’ is frequently used; this project…Read More
1st June 2011 “The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) has claimed that myths remain about nuclear energy being a low carbon technology when it actually is not. A spokeswoman for the organisation explained that…Read More
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