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Magic Rides: 2 – Exploring the Great War at Cannock Chase

Magic Rides: 2 – Exploring the Great War at Cannock Chase

Great MTB trails and a whole lot more Mention Staffordshire's Cannock Chase to mountain bikers, and most likely the conversation will quickly turn to the best features of the two linked red-graded trails, Follow the Dog and the Monkey. And with good reason, as they are real classics in a great Forestry England location with a bike shop and rental, caf├ęs, and much else. But there is so much more here at Cannock Chase, and not just in terms of trails. Catch a day with beautiful light, and the...

Sustainable recovery and clean energy in low-income countries

Sustainable recovery and clean energy in low-income countries

I am planning a short commentary on the recent IEA Report 'Sustainable Recovery', published in June 2020. This will highlight the main findings on the impact of Covid-19 and the proposals for investment in the energy sector in low-income countries over the next three years. This report has already been explored in my article on community health worker training in Kenya. I will then outline plans for tracking the progress on policy and investment around clean and sustainable energy in Kenya and...