Carbon Cycles and Sinks Network Events
The purpose of the Carbon Cycles and Sinks project, launched in late 2008, is to develop policies which will enable the Irish land mass to become a carbon sink rather than a source of greenhouse emissions. More information at www.carboncyclesandsinks.org .
Curing the Climate: It’s not just about cutting fossil fuels, you know
An evening of presentations and discussion, chaired by Molly Walsh of Friends of the Earth.
The international effort to prevent catastrophic climate change has concentrated on carbon dioxide reductions and other possible part-solutions such as reducing black carbon have been ignored. Richard Douthwaite of Feasta presented the case for a more diversified approach to the climate crisis and, in a second presentation, Corinna Byrne of the Carbon Cycles and Sinks Network set out ways in which changes in the way the land is used can remove some of the carbon already in the air.…
2010 Feasta Climate Group Meeting
The annual Climate Group meeting was held near the Findhorn Community in Scotland. We started with our usual public meeting on the evening of Thursday 25th February and broke up at lunchtime on Sunday, February 28th, in time for most people to travel home and be at work the following day. We had sole use of Newbold House, which was built as a hotel and is now a retreat centre, during our stay. See www.newboldhouse.org.…
2009 Feasta Annual Lecture: Keeping Cattle: cause or cure for climate crisis? – Allan Savory
LUCAS: Land Use & Carbon Analysis System of New Zealand – Peter Stephens (Carbon Cycles and Sinks Network)
Date and Time: Monday September 14th 2009, 6pm.
Venue: Central Hotel, 2 Exchequer Street, Dublin.