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The Guardian reports that Arctic scientists have warned that the increasingly rapid melting of the ice cap risks triggering 19 “tipping points” in the region that could have catastrophic consequences around the globe. The Arctic Resilience Report found that the effects of Arctic warming could be felt as far away [...]

By | December 5th, 2016|AGF Blog|0 Comments

Cambridge Folk Festival Top of the Tree at the UK Festival Awards

Cambridge Folk Festival have won the Greener Festival Award at the 2016 UK Festival Awards and Eddie Barcan, who was the Festival's programmer and manager for 23 consecutive sold out events, picked up the Award at the London Roundhouse. On a glittering night, Creamfields picked up best major festival, Kendal [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|AGF Blog|0 Comments

Energy Revolution are recruiting a project co-ordinator

Energy Revolution is RECRUITING A PROJECT CO-ORDINATOR. Energy Revolution a pioneering festival industry project that tackles travel-related environmental impacts. Travel and transport are the most significant contributor of emissions attributable to events. Energy Revolution works with festival organisers, audiences and industry suppliers to approach travel more sustainably, and provides an [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|AGF Blog|0 Comments

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The Paris agreement on climate change has now come into force, marking the first time that governments have agreed legally binding limits to global temperature rises. However, the United Nations Environment Programme (Unep) said that pledges put forward to cut emissions would see temperatures rise by 3C above pre-industrial levels, [...]

By | November 5th, 2016|AGF Blog|0 Comments