Tag : Carbon

Leeds Named the 16th Most Sustainable University In The Country

12 months ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds has ranked 16th on Peoples and Planet’s University League tables. This is an independent league table based on sustainability, which ranks universities based on their environmental and ethical performance. This league table is compiled annually.  Leeds was the second highest scoring Russell Group University. LSE came … Read More

Uni student makes biological breakthrough in the Amazon

4 years ago / 0 comments

A student from the University of Leeds has made a breakthrough in environmental science by discovering that the densest store of carbon in the Amazonia rainforest is not above ground in trees as previously thought but actually below ground in the peat. Freddie Draper, a PhD student at the University … Read More