Consumers in the richer, developed nations will have to accept restrictions on their energy use if international climate change targets are to be met, warn researchers.
UK Research and Innovation has announced a total of £53 million in funding to decarbonise the energy sector.
A carbon tax based on the purpose of using goods and services would be fairer and more likely to deliver climate justice, say ecological economists.
Isabelle Wicks, a final year Geophysics student, has won a University of Leeds Beaumont Award for her research into proglacial lake thermal regimes.
An innovative green finance project that piloted a new form of crowdfunding for local net-zero projects has raised over £7 million across the UK.