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CAT vs Campaign to Protect Rural England. We debate land-use, farming, food and biofuels with the CPRE
17th August 2010 This week we’ve been discussing the role land-use has in tackling climate change with the CPRE. The Campaign to Protect Rural England have criticsed the land-use suggestions we make in…Read More
Architecture Students find inspiration in WISE at this years professional diploma summer school.
5th August 2010 This week the new WISE building at CAT has been buzzing with architecture students, all working on their final projects. We took the opportunity to go and quiz them about…Read More
Impacts of 4 degree world
26th July 2010 Impacts of 4 degree world shown on Google Earth map The UK Government has launched a Google earth map showing what could happen to the world should average global temperatures…Read More
Julie Jones Art Exhibition at CAT
20th July 2010 Julie’s work explores the energy of landscape and nature’s processes through paint. She is particularly interested in wilder places where there may be a closer connection to raw nature, atmosphere…Read More
A fantastic couple of weeks for CAT!
24th June 2010 Wow! What a fantastic couple of weeks for CAT! The much-anticipated WISE building opens and sees its first students arrive, zerocarbonbritain2030 causes a commotion at the all-party climate committee meeting as it…Read More
WISE Up To A Sustainable Future
11th June 2010 Centre for Alternative Technology launches its new eco-educational facility. The Wales Institute for Sustainable Education (WISE) is CAT’s new, state of the art sustainable building. WISE will provide tens of…Read More
Power and Place launch causes a buzz at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
27th May 2010 A collaboration between CAT and the department of Film, Theatre and Television at Aberystwyth University, Power and Place is a documentary that explores the energy story of Wales, past and present.…Read More
VIDEO: CAT and Dulas engineers working on the PV roof
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CAT’s PV roof gets a new look, thanks to its neighbours at Dulas
12th May 2010 The Centre for Alternative Technology first installed its Photovoltaic (PV) roof over 15 years ago. When it was first built it was the largest PV array in the UK ,…Read More
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