Archive for October 23rd, 2007

October 23, 2007

100% car free Olympics?

by Katharine Thompson

Start walking now! The Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) have just announced their plans to make the London 2012 games car free by getting all spectators to the venues by public transport, by bicycle, or on foot.

The draft consultation plan is available at the London2012 website.

As it’s rare that a week passes without me claiming my Tube fare back from Transport for London due to delays, I wish them the very best of luck!

October 23, 2007

New Scientist – Special Report on Climate Change/Energy & Fuels

by Katharine Thompson

The New Scientist have put together a special report on climate change and energy and fuels featuring many of the articles they’ve published recently on these topics.

Online access to the New Scientist is available via the Digital Library.

And they are also on de.licio.us.

October 23, 2007

How green was my valley? WWF measure ecological footprints

by Katharine Thompson

In the news this week is the WWF’s report on the ecological footprints of 60 UK cities.

Read the full report online.

The report has also been tagged on our de.licio.us account.

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