39% increase in car mileage, 16% increase in transport related Co2 emissions: does the new local transport plan do enough?

This is your chance to respond to the new Hull Transport Plan consultation [1] (deadline 30th May), and having submitted my own response here are my thoughts: What do we want for our city? This? Or this? We are becoming increasingly car dependent but it is not being tackled by the new plan.  I was … Continue reading 39% increase in car mileage, 16% increase in transport related Co2 emissions: does the new local transport plan do enough?

How to talk about climate change to sceptics

In the last few decades the issue of climate change has become a central socio-political issue across the globe, and more and more people are realising the weight and urgency of the crisis that we are facing. Yet, a small percentage of people still regard climate change as something that is not real. Arguments range … Continue reading How to talk about climate change to sceptics