Archive for April, 2014

Global dip in renewable energy investment: positive?

Level: Topic: Energy

Recently, we have seen many solar farms built locally. This headline may however come as a surprise. The dip in investment may not indicate the expansion of renewable energy as this has still increased. It may instead reflect the lowering cost overall, which is really positive news. Read the article here, and make up your […]

£2.2bn investment in East Anglia railways: Sustainable transport case studies

Level: Topic: World Cities

Links to A2 World Cities topic:  (syllabus link) Contemporary sustainability issues in urban areas. Transport and its management: the development of integrated, efficient and sustainable systems. Read article here.  Other links to recent articles on sustainable transport: East Yorkshire town Beverley gets bike hire scheme. ReadyBike hire scheme unveiled in Reading