3 February 2021
It has been a busy time for the network with Fit for the Future members attending our diverse range of virtual events in recent weeks. Find out more about what we've covered here.
Approaches to Carbon Offsetting with the RSPB, the British Mountaineering Council and Gold Standard: 3rd Feb 2021
Carbon offsetting often comes with negative connotations but could be a crucial aspect of reaching net zero. This event provided members with information on when they might choose to offset their carbon and how they can make the best decision about a 'good' carbon offset. The event included:
Climate Change Adaptation Special Interest Group: 28th Jan 2021
Climate change adaptation is a complex and challenging topic that many of our members are grappling with. Our special interest groups aim to allow members to come together informally, with questions, challenges or barriers they are facing, and to share ideas and progress with others across the network. This session included a presentation by Anna Frizzell (Sustainability Manager, RNLI) on the RNLI adaptation approach and provided resources to help with high level thinking about the difference between mitigation and adaptation.
Rethinking Renewables with Thrive Renewables and Triodos: 21st Jan 2021
Thrive Renewables and Triodos Bank shared their experiences and knowledge of the renewable energy sector; how it is growing, how it has been impacted by the pandemic, new innovations, what is the fastest growing technology and where are new projects being delivered. The event included:
Missed out? Catch up!
We appreciate that it is not always possible for members to attend these virtual events at the scheduled times so we have made all presentations, supporting documents and recordings of these events available in the Fit for the Future members area so that you can access the content at your leisure.
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