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Building preservation policies cost English households £500 million in energy bills every year, study finds
Residents of Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas miss out on saving up to £240 on annual energy bills because preservation policies make it harder to reduce energy use, according to a new study published by the Grantham Research Institute. read more »
Improving society’s ability to prepare for, respond to and recover from flooding requires integrated, anticipatory flood risk management (FRM). However, most countries still focus their efforts on responding to … read more »
Insurance, public assistance and household flood risk reduction: a comparative study of Austria, England and Romania
In light of increasing losses from floods many researchers and policy makers are looking for ways to encourage flood risk reduction among communities, business, and households. In this study the authors investigate risk reduction behavior at the household level in three European Union (EU) Member States with fundamentally different insurance and compensation schemes. read more »
Grantham Workshop | Charles Palmer ‘On the impact of land use regulations on domestic energy consumption: panel data evidence for England’
Charles Palmer, Assistant Professor of Environment and Development at the London School of Economics, will be the speaker for this seminar. Urban development associated with ‘compact cities’ is synonymous with sustainability. … read more »
RSS – Julien Harou – Identifying future-proof infrastructure investment portfolios that meet multiple societal goals
Professor of Water Management, Chair of Water Engineering, The University of Manchester read more »
Towards Estimating the Carbon Footprint of Retail: Do English Planning Policies make shops more accessible?
Speaker: Rosa Sanchis Guarner
An Independent National Adaptation Programme for England read more »
Constructing a Private Climate Change Lawsuit under English Law: a comparative perspective – Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, New York. Giedré Kaminskaité-Salters, Visiting Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute, September 2010.