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Climate change: Learn more

Climate change and sustainability are big topics that including many areas such as,

Building and heating our homes
How we generate power
How we travel
The food we eat and how it is produced
What we buy
How we dispose of waste
Our relationship with nature
and many other areas

Because there are so many different ways to reduce emissions, live sustainably and protect our planet we believe there is something for everyone to be involved with.

To help people understand more about how to protect our planet we have put together links to different websites that can provide information, tools and education that can help people make the right choices to reduce our emissions and protect our local area.



Name Description Link
SDG academy Online courses in a range of topics offered by the Sustainable Development Goal Academy SDG Academy | edX
UN CC Online courses across climate change themes offered by the United Nations Climate Change Unit One UN Climate Change Learning Partnership (
Ted Talks:Climate Inspirational talks from a range of global speakers about the causes, impacts and solutions to the climate emergency  Climate change: Oh, it's real. | TED Talks
United Nations Climate change dashboard Articles, news and stories relating to the global effort to halt the climate emergency from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) UNFCCC
Carbon Literacy project Find courses for individuals, businesses or organisations to understand your role to stop climate change Home - The Carbon Literacy Project
REDD+ (Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries) Information and data about how land-use and, protecting forests and reforesting efforts are being used to reduce emissions globally REDD+ - Home (


Resources, tools and data

Name Description Link
The Energy Saving trust Explore a range of ways to reduce energy bills and emissions at home Energy Saving Trust
Solar panel calculator This tool can be used to calculate the cost and payback of a solar panel installation Use the solar energy calculator - Energy Saving Trust
Carbon Intensity A map showing how each regions energy is being produced on any given day, reduce energy consumption during high carbon times to help stop climate change Carbon Intensity
Midlands Net-zero Hub Many resources to support residents and businesses in reducing emissions and lowering energy costs Midlands Net Zero Hub
Climate Central Maps and other tools to see how climate change will affect our world Climate Central
Climate stripes A tool to show how the climate has changed over the years as we have released emissions #ShowYourStripes
Climate clock A timer showing how much time we have to achieve net-zero emissions to limit warming to 1.5degrees Celsius Climate Clock
NASA -Planetary vital signs dashboard A collection of planetary data that shows how earths systems are being altered due to climate change Home – Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet (
The Met-office climate science The UK Met-office’s information and tools to help understand how climate change will impact the UK Climate change in the UK - Met Office
Our World in data Our World in data have numerous charts and visualisations to help understand climate change, emissions and nature loss Search - Our World in Data
WWF UK River condition map A map showing all UK rivers, their condition and the likely source of any contaminants UK Rivers Map | WWF
DEFRA magic maps  A wide variety maps and layers that can be used to see biodiversity and land use data Magic Map Application (


Last updated Monday, 11th September 2023

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