How many undocumented children live in London?
Estimating the numbers of migrants in the UK is notoriously difficult, especially those with an irregular migration status who may not be counted in official government statistics. It is not for nothing that the task has been described as counting the uncountable. However, information about the population of children and young people who are not…20/01/20
LIDA Seminar: The answer to life, the universe and everything?
The Leeds Institute for Data Analytics is pleased to present the next seminar in our series showcasing data analytics. “The answer to life, the universe and everything? Scrambling through international data to analyse the resource requirements of well-being.” Humanity faces the challenge of how to achieve a high quality of life for over 7 billion […]\nThe post LIDA Seminar: The answer to life, the universe and everything? appeared first on CDRC.22/03/18
Consumer Survey 2019
This is an overview of findings from Ofgem’s annual consumer survey, covering consumer engagement in the energy market, their attitudes towards switching and comparing energy deals and how they access the market.02/02/20
Measuring food security in London
In the Mayor of London’s draft Food Strategy he commits to ensuring to do all he can so that all Londoners can eat well and that they are able to enjoy food security for themselves and their family. Many Londoners are not able to eat well at home, in part because of issues relating to…19/10/18
Microbusiness research synthesis slide pack
This slide pack supports our Microbusiness Strategic Review, by identifying and utilising relevant published research to help build a robust evidence base.31/05/19
Nuclear: EDF concerned by tensions between China and the United Kingdom. The tightening of relations between Beijing and London, in particular on the Huawei file, could weigh on the projects of new reactors that the French wants to build across the Channel with CGN, its Chinese partner. Does the exacerbation of tensions between London and … [Continue Reading]
SMNRs: not clean, not small, not green, not affordable. A lightly edited transcript of the webinar by Dr. Gordon Edwards on March 13, 2020. Canadian Council for Nuclear Responsibility 14th Aug 2020 read more » The opportunity to provide carbon-free power to pair with renewables, combined with promises of increased safety over traditional nuclear plants, appear to … [Continue Reading]
FOI responses released by MOD: week commencing 13 April 2020
- HM Government
Ministry of Defence (MOD) Freedom of Information (FOI) responses released during the week commencing 13 April 2020.
Enhanced nuclear energy online class aims to inform and inspire
- Leda Zimmerman | Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering
Revamped version of MITx MOOC includes new modules on nuclear security, nuclear proliferation, and quantum engineering.
UK Government nuclear funding targets SMRs. (Includes a vote on SMRs vs large reactors vs none at all). In an effort to drive economic growth, create new jobs and support its ambition to achieve net zero emissions by 2050 the UK government has announced £40m of funding to develop next generation nuclear energy technology. Three … [Continue Reading]