University of Plymouth awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for world-leading microplastics research
The University has been presented with the Queen's Anniversary Prize for its pioneering research on microplastics pollution in the oceans and its impact on the environment and changing behaviour.
The SARSA Project (Sustainable Abalone Ranching in South Africa)
Dr Tim Scott successfully secured GCRF funding in 2019. The SARSA Project (Sustainable Abalone Ranching in South Africa)
Responding to the climate emergency
Professor Judith Petts CBE, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Plymouth, believes universities should play a leading role in addressing the challenges of climate change.
Drilling work begins on deep geothermal energy project
Researchers at the University of Plymouth are preparing to expand their work linked to the United Downs Deep Geothermal Power project, funded by the European Regional Development Fund and Cornwall Council
The geological record of earthquakes – Dr Sarah Boulton
What's on at the University of Plymouth: The geological record of earthquakes, a Public Research Lecture by Dr Sarah Boulton on the geological perspective of earthquake activity and after-effects. Thursday 23 May 2019.
£2.6million project helps Devon enterprises respond to the climate emergency
The Sustainability Hub: Low Carbon Devon project, supported by the European Regional Development Fund, will harness the University of Plymouth’s expertise and experience in sustainability to benefit the county’s employers.
Fisherman scraping the bottom of the barrel in the English Channel
Plymouth University news: Decades of overfishing in the English Channel has resulted in the removal of many top predators from the sea and left fishermen ‘scraping the barrel’.
Tackling the issue of sustainability in health
Plymouth University news: Following its nomination for a Green Gown Award, the School of Nursing and Midwifery has revealed how it is tackling issues of sustainability by bringing together health and design students.
How can Marketing become a force for sustainability?
What's on at Plymouth University: How can Marketing become a force for sustainability? What we can all do to support marketers in making the shift to sustainability. Plymouth University, 6 November 2014.