From the macro to the micro: analysis from the IES

Joseph Lewis
Blog
July 2022
image of grassland with mountains in the distance

This week, the IES has released two new briefing papers: an information briefing on the Levelling-Up & Regeneration Bill, and a horizon scanning briefing on upcoming policy developments linked to land.


Read the briefing on the Levelling-Up Bill and Environmental Impact Assessment....

Michael Bull
Webinars
July 2022

It has now been eight years since the production of the IAQM guidance on the assessment of odours for planning (pdf). The guidance has been widely used and accepted by planning authorities.


In this webinar Michael Bull, the chair of the working group that produced the...

Neil Burke
Webinars
July 2022

In this webinar, Neil Burke discussed the role of nuclear technologies, available and in development, to meet net zero and how nuclear can work alongside other low carbon technologies to provide a reliable, secure and resilient energy system.


 



Daniel Quiggin, Murray Dale and Lucy Hubble-Rose
Webinars
July 2022

The World Meteorological Society recently reported that there is a fifty-fifty chance of the world reaching 1.5°c of warming by 2026. This webinar underlines the importance of understanding, managing and communicating climate risk effectively. 


Hear from expert speakers on...

Jessica Flack
Blog
July 2022

The climate crisis affects us all and is one of the biggest global challenges of present generations. Carbon sequestration plays a key role in climate change mitigation and is at the forefront of UK environmental and agricultural policy. Key strategies of the UK Government’s 25 Year Environment...

Joseph Lewis
Blog
June 2022

This week, DEFRA closed submissions to its consultation on the long-term environmental targets set under the Environment Act. These targets will be a primary driver of action on environmental challenges over the next two decades, so ensuring that the framework is as strong as possible will be...

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