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Expert comment: Government's plan for 68% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

Professor Dave Greenwood, CEO WMG centre HVM Catapult and Director of Industrial Engagement comments on the Government announcement today, 4th December, that aims for at least 68% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by the end of the decade, compared to 1990 levels.

Fri 04 Dec 2020, 13:50 | Tags: environment, Climate change, WMG, Sciences

WMG welcomes Britishvolt establishing new HQ in Midlands

WMG, at the University of Warwick, welcomes the news that Britishvolt will be establishing their UK headquarters and R&D centre on the MIRA technology park in Warwickshire.

This move underlines the Midlands region's role as the UK's leading innovator in battery technology, building on investments and expertise at WMG and the UKBIC.

Fri 27 Nov 2020, 12:06 | Tags: environment, industry, WMG, batteries

Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030: WMG expert comment

The UK Prime Minister announced today a Ten Point Plan for a "green industrial revolution", including a ban on the sale of new cars that are wholly powered by diesel or petrol from 2030. Top experts from WMG at the University of Warwick comment on this story.


World's hottest September on record: Professor David Mond

Today, BBC News reported that September was the warmest on record globally, according to the weather service Copernicus. Professor David Mond, from the Warwick Mathematics Institute, provides an expert perspective.

This comment was in The Times on 08/10/2020.


Expert comment: Tackling ocean pollution will take much more than banning straws

Dr Jessica Savage, a marine ecology expert from Warwick's School of Cross Faculty Studies comments on the sperm whale found on the Isle of Harris with a 100kg 'litter ball' in its stomach.


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