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Major investment in solar panels makes environmental impact

Major investment in solar panels makes environmental impact

Press Releases   •   Jan 28, 2016 13:54 GMT

​Northumbria University has taken significant steps to increase its use of solar energy to help reduce its carbon emissions.

 COMMENT: Explainer: what is solar thermal electricity?

COMMENT: Explainer: what is solar thermal electricity?

Press Releases   •   Nov 25, 2015 12:31 GMT

Nicola Pearsall, Professor of Renewable Energy at Northumbria University, explains solar thermal electricity for The Conversation.

Ancient frozen carbon stores may cause vicious cycle of climate change

Ancient frozen carbon stores may cause vicious cycle of climate change

Press Releases   •   Jul 31, 2015 11:39 BST

​Ancient carbon stores from more than 50,000 years ago are being released into the atmosphere, which may fuel further global climate change.

COMMENT: Disappearing hedgehogs show familiarity may be a curse

COMMENT: Disappearing hedgehogs show familiarity may be a curse

Press Releases   •   Jun 11, 2015 00:00 BST

Dr Mike Jeffries, Teaching Fellow, Ecology at Northumbria University, examines the plight of the European hedgehog against a backdrop of falling numbers.