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.
This week, the city of Leeds is home to the first Yorkshire Sustainability Week, which focuses on improving sustainability in and beyond the county.