Our homes can be equipped with the most energy efficient appliances, have up-to-date boilers, and be fully fitted with energy-saving light bulbs. However, all the effort and money put in to achieve this could be cancelled out if we don’t change our attitudes, habits, and expectations. We have to break the attitude that it’s someone […]
Katie Hummelt, Renewables Intern writes…
UK chief scientist, Professor Sir John Beddington has urged world leaders to appreciate the urgency of the impacts of climate change and to take action to reduce carbon emissions. In the final week of his tenure he told the BBC, “The current variation we are seeing in temperature or rainfall […]
Katie Hummelt, Renewables Intern writes…
Rising sea levels, extreme weather events, changing levels of precipitation – it’s happening all over the world and is already impacting on our cultural heritage. A new online exhibit called Climate Change and the Monuments has been developed to raise awareness of how climate change puts heritage sites at risk. […]
Welcome to my climate change blog!
I’ve been working for Historic Scotland for a year now getting my head round climate change and how we are going to deal with it, and now seems like the right time to start this blog.
We are taking the threat of climate change very seriously in our role […]
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