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D4FC 2010 Factsheet 25 - Edge Lane: TIME project

Factsheet 25 from the projects funded in the 2010 first round of the Technology Strategy Board Design for future climate compeition has been uploaded and can be accessed here .   ...

D4FC 2010 Factsheet 26 - Cornwall Office Rationalisation Programme

Factsheet 26 from the projects funded in the 2010 first round of the Technology Strategy Board Design for future climate compeition has been uploaded and can be accessed here . This...

Agenda for 18th May conference uploaded

Hello all, I have uploaded the agenda for the Design for future climate competition conference. The conference is taking place on Wednesday 18th May 2011 and is now fully booked. However,...

Design for Future Climate 2 - competition for funding

Details of how to apply for funding through the Design for Future Climate 2 competition for funding are now available on the Technology Strategy Board website.  The competition opens on...

Is this the big new opportunity?

Climate change is an inevitability. Regardless of what we do on carbon emissions, even if we stop emitting carbon right now, the global climate is going to get warmer – the only question...

Showcase of climate change adaptation strategies

On the 18 May 2011 in London climate change adaptation strategies funded through the 2010 design for future climate: adapting buildings competition will be showcased. The event will also...

Date for your diary: 08.03.2011

Practical climate change adaptation for existing buildings London, Tuesday 8 March 2011 9:00am - 2:00pm http://practicalclimatechangeadaptation.eventbrite.com/ This half...

Presentations from climate change showcase event now available

Copies of the presentations given at the climate change adaptation research showcase event held on 01 February 2011 are now available to download for members of the climate change adaptation...

How long has man been influencing the climate for?

"Humans didn't wait for the industrial revolution to provoke environment and climate change. They have been having an influence for at least 8000 years." Says Prof Jed Kaplan...

Research Fellow post in Low Carbon Communities

The EVALOC project , funded by the ESRC, has received a grant of £1.14 million under the Energy and Communities research programme. It is about evaluating the impacts, effectiveness and...

Second warmest year recorded = 2010

Last year was the second warmest on record, figures from the Met Office and University of East Anglia have shown. According to the data, global temperatures in 2010 averaged 14.5C, making...

What’s happening in climate change adaptation research today?

The simple answer is a great deal! The MBE KTN in collaboration with the Adaptation and Resilience in a Changing Climate (ARCC) Coordination Network (ACN) have organised a one-day workshop...

Government Office for Science report - climate science advice

The cross-government review, led by Sir John Beddington has considered the Government’s needs for climate science advice over the next 5-10 years, and how these can be met. It has focused...

MBE and ES KTNs establish SuDS community

The Modern Built Environment and Environmental Sustainability KTNs have following a recent workshop established a group, which will act as a focal point for a multi-disciplinary approach to...

Climate Change Adaptation Questionnaire

The MBE KTN has been working in partnership with the Technology Strategy Board to benchmark current levels of knowledge on Climate Change Adaptation in the industry. There are small but...

Design for Future Climate 2010 - Winning Projects

Find out who are the winners of the Design for Future Climate - Adapting Buildings 2010 competition. Please access here the presentation that includes details about the winning projects.

Data - how will we cope?

Where are the best places to look for data on future climate? for weather years? on flood risks? Can we stick to 2002 projections data already converted into weather years and available from...

Design for Future Climate Change competition for 2010 is closed

If you have been following or participated in the first round if the Design for Future Climate Change competition please read below the note issued recently by Fionnuala Costello, Technology...

Design for Future Climate Change - Closing Date 22 July 2010

The Technology Strategy Board is inviting proposals from design teams to develop adaptation strategies for two types of existing large building project: planned low impact new buildings that...

Design for Future Climate: Adapting Buildings Competition: Materials & Available Reports to support applicants

The Technology Strategy Board and the MBE KTNs offering those interested in the design for future climate funding competition to obtain copies of those publications produced to support...
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Design for Future Climate 2: Adapting Buildings competition outcomes

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D4FC 2011 Conference Presentations

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