Action for Clean Air in Nottingham panel

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Even though Nottingham is one of the least congested cities in the UK it is one of the worst for air pollution outside of London. Our expert panel will discuss in detail how to address it. Event open to everyone.

  • From: Wednesday 7 November 2018, 6 pm
  • To: Wednesday 7 November 2018, 7 pm
  • Location: Lecture Theatre 4, Nottingham Trent University, Chaucer Building, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 5LP

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Event details

The NTU Green Academy and London Sustainability Exchange have collaborated to put on a panel of experts to talk about what air pollution looks like in Nottingham and how it is being addressed.

Our guest speakers include:

Alice Vodden- London Sustainability Exchange, will outline the national perspective of air pollution and share recent results of air pollution monitoring in Nottingham.

Richard Taylor- Environmental Health and Safer Places Manager at Nottingham City Council will discuss how they are addressing air pollution in the city.

Anna Ozolina- Research Fellow in Sustainable Mobility at Nottingham Trent University will share her thoughts on sustainable mobility in the city including policy effectiveness in the uptake of electric vehicles.

David Clasby- has worked for Nottingham Sustrans in the East Midlands for 14 years, he manages Sustrans behaviour change projects in the region and is also the lead of air quality.

Nigel Lee- Nottingham Friends of the Earth will outline Friends of the Earth's Clean Air campaign and problems caused by the failure of successive governments to act with the necessary urgency.

During the discussion results will be shared from the recent monitoring carried out by the Citizen Action Group ‘Green Light Notts’.

The doors open at 17:45, the panel will lead the discussion from 18:00-18:40 followed by 20 minutes of audience questions. There will also be half an hour of free drinks and canapés for further discussion in our open area afterwards.

To submit questions to our panel before the event please send them to greenacademy@ntu.ac.uk

Booking information

Location details

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
Chaucer Building
Goldsmith Street
Nottingham
NG1 5LP

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