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"For the Church of the 21st century, good ecology is not an optional extra but a matter of justice. It is therefore central to what it means to be a Christian"
Dr Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury

Tuesday, 20 March 2012

Upcoming Events: Earth Hour, Personal Transport Debate

Earth Hour
WWF's annual Earth Hour is on Saturday 31st March this year. They're asking us to sign up to the campaign here and switch off the lights for an hour at 8.30 pm.

The Great Personal Transport Debate
18th April 7 pm - 9 pm
Palmer Building, University of Reading

Subjects and speakers:
  • Future oil supply and pricing – John Rogerson, Fuels Advisor, BP Global Fuels Technology
  • Future internal combustion engine cars – Cedric Rouaud, Chief Engineer, Engines, Ricardo
  • Hybrid cars – Jon Hilton, Flybrid Systems
  • Electric cars and recharging infrastructure – Prof Phil Blythe, Newcastle University
  • Road Pricing and Future Roads Infrastructure – Prof Stephen Glaister, Imperial College
The evening will be chaired by John Wood - IMechE Immediate Past President, and former Managing Director of MIRA.
Further information will be published on this website as it becomes available.
Please note - BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL click here to book.