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WIN a National Trust Gift Voucher

WIN a National Trust Gift Voucher

For a chance to win a National Trust Gift Voucher, vote for the person who you think is doing a heroic job to help nature thrive in Northern Ireland. There are 10 candidates to choose from. Pick one by voting before midnight on Thursday 7 October 2021.

Is Hydrogen The Energy Of The Future?

Is Hydrogen The Energy Of The Future?

Hydrogen is the most abundant element on earth. If used as a fuel it has many uses and has been in commercial use for over 200 years. Why are we still talking about it as the energy of the future?

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GenComm: How Northern Ireland can benefit from Green Hydrogen

Belfast Metropolitan College is the lead partner of an exciting renewable energy project. The GenComm project seeks to make better use of alternative energy sources by demonstrating the use of hydrogen (H2) as a safe, clean and reliable energy storage technology for communities.

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Net Zero Explained

Net zero is a term we hear more and more of in relation to tackling climate change, but do you know what it means, and more importantly, how it will affect you?

Learn about the UK’s commitments to achieving net carbon zero by 2050, how it will be done, why it is vital, and what it means for the way we will live our lives.

Climate Change Uncovered

What is climate change, what caused it and why is earth considered the Goldilocks planet? This is climate change uncovered!

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Does climate change affect the weather?

Northern Ireland recorded it’s hottest day ever this summer. Extreme weather events, all around the world, are occurring with greater frequency. Can we make a connection between climate change and the weather?

6 ways you can help fight climate change

Addressing the global issue of climate change isn’t just the responsibility of governments, we can all play our part as individuals.

We will show you how to make small changes in your daily life that will collectively add up to reduce your carbon footprint.

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How technology can help fight climate change

How we’ve lived our lives has affected our planet. We can no longer sit back and ignore a problem that is escalating. Our planet is heating up and with it the climate is becoming more and more erratic. Can we fix what has become a human problem?

Waste is a resource, not rubbish.

Tim Walker, Acting CEO of arc21, has worked in Government and local council waste services for over 30 years.

He is extremely passionate about waste and offers his considered thoughts on how we can transition to a more circular economy, reduce greenhouse gas emissions caused by landfill, and protect the earth’s precious natural resources.