Course: Zero Carbon Britain

Centre for Alternative Technology

Machynlleth, Mid Wales
Weds 2nd - Fri 4th May 2018 01654 704966 Jyoti Tyler

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy, environmental education, environmental policy & campaigning

Wed 2 May 2018 - Rethinking the Future. 

Includes The Extraordinary Story of Human Beings, Energy and Happiness, the role of technology, land and food talk and an overview of Who's Getting Ready for Zero?, mapping a range of rapid decarbonisation scenarios from across the globe.

Thurs 3 May 2018 - Making It Happen. 

Overview of the Making It Happen report - CAT’s report on 100 good ideas on overcoming barriers in the four key sectors on energy, food, buildings and transport, as well as wider barriers in economics, politics, psychology and values. This day will also explore the many community led groups that are springing up and how to use ZCB to envision a low carbon future. Attended a ZCB course before? We suggest you attend just Thursday and Friday.

Fri 4 May 2018 - Tools, Resources and Practice. 

A day of breakout workshops, covering diverse but related disciplines, such as how to tell an effective story, educational tools, engaging the arts, nature connection, non violent communication and permaculture. 

Course fee £40 on Weds (including lunch and evening meal), £30 on Thursday (including lunch) and £30 on Friday (including lunch).

The course price includes lunch. Additional meals and board are available at CAT, B&B in our award winning WISE building from just £40 per night. 

From Friday – Sunday 6th May Machynlleth is hosting the hugely popular Comedy Festival and ZCB short course may feature some special guest speakers! Why not stay on after the ZCB course and enjoy the festival. We offer B&B, half board and full board at CAT, simply contact us to extend your stay on 01654 704 966 or email Courses.

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