Challenges to Local Economic Development in an Era of Climate Change and Peak Oil

Lead Research Organisation: University of Liverpool
Department Name: Geography


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Description The seminar series effectively reviewed how localities could respond to emerging issues around climate change and resource depletion which have since them manifested themselves in a range of local climate change polcicies.
Exploitation Route A range of local climate change activists, ngos, social movement organisations, and local authorities have engaged in a range of local climate change polcicies.
Sectors Environment

Description This seminar series spun out a range of other projects by the PI and other researchers who took part in them, in particular the Low Carbon Liverpool project and the ESRC Research Seminars Competition: "Sustainability transitions: rethinking everyday practices, identities and livelihoods", PI Dr Gavin Brown, University of Leicester.
First Year Of Impact 2010
Sector Energy,Environment
Impact Types Societal,Policy & public services