Green Thinkers met for the second discussion of 2015 at a new venue of Newcastle’s Jazz Cafe. Once again, the group of 10 got their teeth well into the topic. The meeting opened with initial comments on the theme from members, with including recalling that Newcastle was voted the UK’s most sustainable city two years in aContinue reading “Sustainable Cities – Newcastle Meeting Discussion (May 2015)”
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Sustainable Cities: 21st May 2015
I am excited about our next Green-Thinkers discussion on 21st May 2015: Sustainable Cities (see booking details below*). It is a topic that directly affects us all in our day to day lives – whether that is in Sunderland, Newcastle or elsewhere. In the UK most cities have recently put forward transformational housing development plans to meet projected population growth targets,Continue reading “Sustainable Cities: 21st May 2015”
Suggestions wanted for books to discuss at Green-Thinkers bookclub?
We are looking for contemporary sustainability books covering a range of topics that would appeal to non-specialists. Topics may include peak food, the fracking debate, population growth, climate change, green cities, sustainable design, and sustainable capitalism. All suggestions welcome.