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Professor Lea Berrang Ford says populations around the world need to adapt their lives dramatically to cope with the warming we’ve already caused – even if we do reach net zero.

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Seven research teams from the School of Earth and Environment have been awarded funding for new policy engagement projects.

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Using carbon tax revenue to fund free green electricity and public transport could significantly reduce individual households’ greenhouse gas emissions, a new study has found.

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For at least the last 30 years, not a single country has met the basic needs of its residents without overconsuming natural resources, according to new research led by the University of Leeds.

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Now COP26 is over we look at those involved and the contributions of School of Earth & Environment Staff and students.