Grey to Green
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Low Carbon Devon and Green Minds, Plymouth City Council would like to invite you to attend ‘Grey to Green’, an event for anyone involved in planning and development and looking to integrate green roofs and walls into new development or retro-fitted on their existing business premises across Plymouth and the South West. Come and find out what the opportunities are.

Join international green roof and wall expert Dusty Gedge and Plymouth-based biophilic designer Robert Bedner of Cura Design as they identify obstacles and opportunities in creating a road map for Plymouth to move from ‘Grey to Green’ by 2030. You will also hear from Dr Thomas Murphy, Green Wall Industrial Research Fellow, Low Carbon Devon as he discusses his latest greenwalls research and collaboration with Devon-based businesses.

Visit the Low Carbon Devon web page for further details and to register your place.

About Green Minds

Green Minds is an Urban Innovative Actions (UIC) funded project which aims to better connect people to green and blue spaces within and around the city of Plymouth.

This innovative project is led by Plymouth City Council’s Strategic Planning and Infrastructure Department in collaboration with a range of local stakeholders including the University of Plymouth, Real Ideas Organisation, Plymouth College of Art, Devon Wildlife Trust, The Data Place and the National Trust. The project aims to improve the quality and condition of green and blue infrastructure. It also aims to positively enhance people’s interaction and involvement in these spaces, recognising that spending time in green and blue spaces has positive health and wellbeing benefits.

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