Latest Environment and Energy-related research news
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Hippos brought into Colombia by Pablo Escobar could have helped to restore ecological diversity in the surrounding area, according to a new study.
Experts have stressed an urgent need to find alternatives to wormers and anti-ectoparasitic products used widely on cattle, following new research.
A decade of sluggish action has left nations needing to slash emissions at twice the pace originally estimated
Experts reveal a vast gap between current global emissions and where they should be heading to meet the goals set out in the Paris Climate Agreement.
Gone with the wind - extreme weather poses threat to honey bees as wind reduces efficiency of foraging
High wind speeds can significantly reduce the efficiency of a honey bee’s search for food, according to a new research paper published this week.
HR In Excellence in Research Award goes to University of Sussex for sixth consecutive year for excellence in supporting researchers develop careers.
Small change for climate change: Why research funding to save the world needs to be drastically stepped up
Between 1990 and 2018, less than 4.59% of the global funding totalling more than $1.3 trillion was spent on climate-related research.
The low-carbon revolution could be at risk without new international agreements to ensure a sustainable supply of rare minerals and metals.
Biodiversity could be in a worse state than we think, as assessments fail to account for long-lasting impacts of abrupt land changes.
The UK’s wildlife is continuing to decline, according to a new report co-authored by a University of Sussex Professor.
Director of SSRP represents global science community at international summit on Sustainable Development Goals
The Director of the Sussex Sustainability Research Programme was one of three chosen to represent the science community at a summit for the SDGs.
A new three-year research project will explore ways to ensure that the UK’s shift to a low-carbon society does not leave anyone behind.
Warning that Government is softening up public for lower food standards, including chlorinated chicken and hormone-treated beef imports, after Brexit.
Crashing out of the EU without a deal could cause some Irish food businesses to go out of business within days.
Europe has the capacity to produce more than 100 times the amount of energy it currently produces through onshore windfarms, new analysis reveals.
Killings of environmental defenders strongly linked to corruption and weak rule of law, according to new study
New research paper finds that the number of recorded deaths of environmental defenders is now similar to those from war zones.
Climate change threatens nearly all UN SDGs but well-planned climate mitigation and adaptation would contribute to achieving 80 percent of targets.
CREDS launches first major report advising demand-side change has a major role to play in delivering an affordable, net-zero carbon energy system.
UK energy consumers are unknowingly subsidising the high cost of military nuclear infrastructures, documents new testimony to a Parliamentary inquiry.
Countries relying on hydropower have seen their poverty, corruption and debt levels rise and their economy slow at greater rates than other nations.
Three campaigning students have helped Sussex become the most active university in the world using an environmentally-friendly search engine.