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Northumbria leading €4M research to engineer a brighter future

Northumbria leading €4M research to engineer a brighter future

Feb 24, 2017 09:50 GMT
​Researchers from Northumbria University are heading up a €4M (£3.3M) project to develo...

Post-earthquake rehabilitation for micro-hydro schemes completed in Nepal

Post-earthquake rehabilitation for micro-hydro schemes completed in Nepal

Feb 02, 2017 12:03 GMT
Practical Action brings modern electricity to thousands devastated by the 2015 Nepal ea...

New report urges media to highlight health crisis killing 500,000 children a year

New report urges media to highlight health crisis killing 500,000 children a year

Feb 02, 2017 11:21 GMT
In Nepal, double the number of people who died in the 2015 earthquake die from health p...

Practical Action wins top international renewable energy and sustainability prize

Practical Action wins top international renewable energy and sustainability prize

Jan 16, 2017 17:25 GMT
UK-based non-profit organisation Practical Action acknowledged for extensive work in in...

Response to new data on the impact of stoves on health of children.

Response to new data on the impact of stoves on health of children.

Dec 09, 2016 11:19 GMT
Practical Action household air pollution expert Dr Lucy Stevens has responded to a new...

MAXIMeyes launches the Fuel The Change initiative, to help lift 1,000 homes out of fuel poverty

MAXIMeyes launches the Fuel The Change initiative, to help lift 1,000 homes out of fuel poverty

Nov 11, 2016 09:08 GMT
Award-winning energy and telecommunication consultancy MAXIMeyes is launching the Fuel ...

Working together to improve our communities

Working together to improve our communities

Nov 08, 2016 16:08 GMT
Ground Control teamed up with Tesco to improve the grounds of Howe Park Infant School.

​Arla Foods is a 'front-runner' in sourcing sustainable palm oil

​Arla Foods is a 'front-runner' in sourcing sustainable palm oil

Sep 26, 2016 09:15 BST
The WWF Palm Oil Buyers Scorecard has been published, recognising Arla as a frontrunner...

​Arla Foods UK welcomes extension of Courtauld Commitment 2025

​Arla Foods UK welcomes extension of Courtauld Commitment 2025

Sep 19, 2016 10:58 BST
Arla Foods UK has welcomed the extension of The Courtauld Commitment 2025, the food and...