Future Plymouth 2030
Discover a new series of webinars by Future Plymouth 2030 and a whole collection of previously recorded sessions!
The Future Plymouth 2030 webinar series intend to discuss collaborative journeys required to achieve reduced carbon development, presenting some of the tools necessary to realise a sustainable city and help to define a better path for a viable future for Plymouth.
Past webinars collection
One of the recent webinars
One of the Retrofit Academy team joined us to discuss the challenges and issues of making existing buildings perform better, and how getting certified as a Retrofit Assessor can support this effort.
- Doug Eltham from Devon County Council and the Devon Climate Emergency updated us on the outcomes of the Citizen’s Assembly with a particular focus on the desire to retrofit our existing building stock.
- Claire Pearce from the Low Carbon Devon team at the University of Plymouth and architect.
- Nadine Wolz talked us through the highly successful retrofit of the Sustainability Hub building to the highest retrofit SKA Gold rating which was ERDF funded.
Devon Local Nature Partnership
We will be joined by a range of fantastic speakers to learn more about nature's role in tackling the climate crisis and how the changing climate is impacting Devon's environments.
Nature’s role in tackling the climate crisis agenda:
9.30 Welcome and LNP update – Professor Michael Winter
9.40 Devon’s Climate Emergency - Phil Norrey, CEO Devon County Council and Chair of the Devon Climate Emergency Resilience Group
9.55 How the Nature Recovery Network can help us achieve net zero – Harry Barton, CEO DWT and LNP Board member
10.10 Questions / opportunity for a break
10.20 Climate impacts on the marine environment – Dr Matt Frost, LNP Board Member & Deputy Director, The Marine Biological Association
10.35 A farmer’s perspective on soils and carbon – TBC
10.50 Questions / break
11.00 Trees for Devon - Ross Kennerley, Regional Director Woodland Trust and LNP Board member
11.15 Devon Youth Parliament
Uniting Rural Communities to Tackle Climate Change
Coming soon: What's next for Devon's economy? Follow up meeting for 'Community Wealth Building in Practice: Sharing expertise and experience in Devon Institutions'. Link.