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Oxcam Arc: an approaching environmental disaster

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If you listen carefully, you can hear the rumble of an approaching environmental disaster. The OxCam Arc is a proposal to build a million new homes and associated infrastructure in a wide arc between Oxford and Cambridge. It has been quietly brewing since 2003, but it recently launched the first public consultation. This is “seeking […]

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Planning for the Future

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The legally binding Climate Act requires the UK to have Net Zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, and Cambridge City Council and South Cambs councils have both signed up to this.  “Net Zero” is a big challenge, because it’s not just about using renewables for electricity generation: it means that all the greenhouse gas emissions […]