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Free Smarter Business Visits

8 November 2019

Any business or public sector organisation within the Thames Water supply area (even if Thames is no longer your retailer) can book a visit from a water expert who will review your bathroom and kitchen facilities, recommend the best solutions, and fit water saving devices – all for free. Save money and contribute to London’s sustainability and climate resilience! … Read more

Louise Pryor appointed LCCP Chair

10 October 2019

The London Climate Change Partnership is delighted to welcome Louise Pryor as its new Chair. Louise is a climate change actuary and risk specialist with extensive experience in insurance, software and academia. She has worked on emerging risks, risks to cities, and how insurers can support resilience to climate risks. Louise is a Council member … Read more

LCCP Update October 2019

9 October 2019

The latest news from around the LCCP network. If you’d like to include your news in the next update, contact Kristen.   News and Recent Events   Climate Impacts Accelerating The World Meteorological Organization published its report in September setting out the latest science on the causes and effects of climate change. Global temperatures have … Read more

July 2019 LCCP Update

10 July 2019

News and Past Events   CCC Decries Government’s “Dad’s Army” Approach to Climate Change The Climate Change Committee issued its joint adaptation/mitigation progress report for the UK, and the findings are stark: Only a handful of sectors have plans that consider a minimum temperature rise of 2°C, let alone 4°. Twelve of 33 sectors have … Read more

LCCP Update April 2019

8 April 2019

News and Past Events  LCCP and Space4Climate at Futurebuild Briony Turner and Kristen organized a session at the Vision London symposium at Futurebuild on 6 March. Lisa Horrocks from Mott MacDonald chaired a session comprised of short, provocative talks from nine speakers representing a diversity of expertise, including public health, infrastructure, technology and “smart” solutions, … Read more

LCCP Update January 2019

20 March 2019

News and Past Events London Flood Awareness Week London Flood Awareness week ran from 12 to 18 November. This was a partnership campaign led by the GLA with the Environment Agency, London Resilience, and Thames Water. Roughly 1.3 million people are living and working in areas of tidal and fluvial flood risk and around a … Read more

Communicating Climate Change – a podcast

28 November 2018

Check out this blog post with embedded podcast of a lecture by LCCP Chair Chris Rapley:    

LCCP Update October 2018

25 October 2018

News and Past Events IPCC Special Report on Global Warming  This month, the IPCC released a special report on global warming of 1.5°C at a meeting in South Korea. The report says that we are already seeing the consequences of 1°C of global warming in the form of more extreme weather, rising sea levels and … Read more

London Flood Awareness Week 2018

17 October 2018

London Flood Awareness Week runs from 12-18 November 2018 and involves a partnership of the Mayor of London, Environment Agency, Thames Water and London Resilience working together to improve awareness of flood risk and help Londoners get prepared ahead of the winter months. The website is now up and running. Find out all about things you … Read more

LCCP Update July 2018

11 July 2018

News and Past Events Monitoring Adaptation Progress in London’s Health Sector On June 29, LCCP ran a workshop for health sector stakeholders in partnership with PHE and the NHS Sustainable Development Unit. The purpose was to introduce the health element of London’s sector-based adaptation approach and explore setting up a group or network to support … Read more