Cambridge Climate Emergency Month

Earlier this year, we organised a major Climate Emergency Conference, in partnership with the Cambridge Forum for the Construction Industry. This was to be held on 24 March, but sadly had to be postponed because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

We are pleased to announce that it will now be taking place as a series of 3 free one hour online sessions 1pm -2pm on Wednesday 2nd, 9th and 16th December. CNC will be chairing session 2. We’re giving summary information below, but for the latest updates, see the CFCI website here

Week 1: 1pm-2pm Wednesday 2 December WHAT DO WE MEAN BY ZERO CARBON? Technical explanations, policy requirements, targets and timetable

Chair: Meredith Bowles, CFCI Trustee, Mole Architects; Speakers: Joel Gustafsson, JG Consulting; Hero Bennet, Max Fordham; Peter Clegg, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, Architects Declare; Sam Hunter Jones, Lawyer, Client Earth

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WEEK 2 – Wednesday 9 December 1 pm WHAT ARE THE BARRIERS TO ZERO CARBON? Practical application, effectiveness of legislation, cost, technical

Chair: Anne Miller, Carbon Neutral Cambridge; Speakers: Andrew Turnbull – Norwich City Council, Annabel Clark – Faithful & Gould, Emma Davies – Greater Cambridge Partnership

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WEEK 3 – Wednesday 16 December 1pm  HOW DO WE ACHIEVE ZERO CARBON? Case studies, ambitions, future standards and legislation

Chair : Joel Gustafsson, CFCI Trustee, JG Consulting; Speakers: Linda Thiel – White Architekter, Patrick Bellew – Atelier Ten, Tumi Hawkins – South Cambs Council Lead Cabinet member for Planning Policy and Delivery

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