Find out about the science of climate change and the views of scientists.

Events

There are no forthcoming events in this category at present. Please see the all events page for more.

Sub-topics

Articles about coal, oil, petrol, gas. See also our pages on divestment at http://winacc.org.uk/topics/national-and-global/divestment-big-business-....

Find out everything you need to know about shale gas and fracking

This page is about the carbon footprint of our water supply.  Hot water is covered under "Heating and hot water"

Activities

The Science and Technology Advisory Panel (STAP)

  • provides up-to-date information, advice and documentation on scientific and technological matters to WinACC
  • works with other WinACC groups in areas of mutual interest where STAP’s scientific knowledge and opinion is useful
  • reviews information from WinACC such as presentations and web materials for scientific accuracy
  • publishes on climate change.
It is also working with Winchester City Council to measure and reduce Winchester district's carbon footprint.

STAP meetings

The Science and Technology Advisory Panel (STAP) meets 7.30-9.00 pm on 3rd Tuesday of alternate months. Contact STAP@winacc.org.uk if you want to come to a meeting.

STAP terms of reference

STAP members

Publications by members of STAP

Climate science

A Carbon Dioxide calculator produced by Resurgence & Ecologist

Exploring how the UK can meet the 2050 emission reduction target using the web-based 2050 Calculator.

Banners and Dragons is a practical workbook of simple, low-cost and spectacular campaigning techniques. Every example is illustrated with foolproof instructions and full-colour pictures. It draws upon the famously wide range of campaigning techniques used by Amnesty International, but any local organisation trying to attract attention for its 'good cause' will find it helpful.

An interactive visual quiz for kids.

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