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  • North Sea, air safety and Brexit Creative commons image Icon "Crew Change" by arbyreed, via Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license

    North Sea, air safety and Brexit

    By James Cusick

    Does the political fight about who controls safety in the North Sea reveal just how difficult Brexit is going to be?

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    5 mins

    Updated on:

    25 Aug 2017

  • North Sea, air safety and Brexit

    North Sea, air safety and Brexit Creative commons image Icon "Crew Change" by arbyreed, via Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license
    Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Aug 2017
    Does the political fight about who controls safety in the North Sea reveal just how difficult Brexit is going to be?
  • I Bought A Rainforest Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Charlie Hamilton James

    I Bought A Rainforest

    Join Charlie Hamilton James in this OU/BBC co-production, as he attempts to do his bit for the planet by buying a chunk of the...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Aug 2017

  • I Bought A Rainforest

    I Bought A Rainforest Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Charlie Hamilton James
    Introductory level Updated 16 Aug 2017
    Join Charlie Hamilton James in this OU/BBC co-production, as he attempts to do his bit for the planet by buying a chunk of the Amazon. But his plans of...
  • Nuclear transboundary consultations are a test for public participation and transparency across Europe Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Jarous | Dreamstime.com
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    5 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    14 Jun 2017

  • Nuclear transboundary consultations are a test for public participation and transparency across Europe

    Nuclear transboundary consultations are a test for public participation and transparency across Europe Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Jarous | Dreamstime.com
    Intermediate level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Jun 2017
    Over the next three years, 30 nuclear reactors across Europe will reach their retirement age. Making the decision-making process over their future open and...
  • What impact does your pet's food have on the environment? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: publicdomainpictures.net
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Mar 2017

  • What impact does your pet's food have on the environment?

    What impact does your pet's food have on the environment? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: publicdomainpictures.net
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Mar 2017
    Producing food for our four-legged friends comes with a massive environmental costs, explains Cailin Heinze.
  • How can you use sand to store energy? Creative commons image Icon Łukasz Zabierowski under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    How can you use sand to store energy?

    By Ali Audi

    A new project is attempting to bring together two things the desert has in abundance - sand and sunshine - to...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Aug 2016

  • How can you use sand to store energy?

    How can you use sand to store energy? Creative commons image Icon Łukasz Zabierowski under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Aug 2016
    A new project is attempting to bring together two things the desert has in abundance - sand and sunshine - to generate power cleanly and efficiently.
  • Customer Service: Expert's Corner with Professor Sally Dibb Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Sally Dibb

    Customer Service: Expert's Corner with Professor Sally Dibb

    By Professor Sally Dibb

    Professor Sally Dibb answers questions on customer service in business, including how globalisation affects brands...

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    Article

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    16 Feb 2016

  • Customer Service: Expert's Corner with Professor Sally Dibb

    Customer Service: Expert's Corner with Professor Sally Dibb Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Sally Dibb
    Intermediate level Updated 16 Feb 2016
    Professor Sally Dibb answers questions on customer service in business, including how globalisation affects brands and why is customer relationship...
  • The Bottom Line Expert Opinion: Customer Service Creative commons image Icon Richard, via Flickr under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    The Bottom Line Expert Opinion: Customer Service

    By Dr Peter Bloom

    Is a consumer focus appropriate for all business - public as well as private? Peter Bloom discusses customer service...

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    16 Feb 2016

  • The Bottom Line Expert Opinion: Customer Service

    The Bottom Line Expert Opinion: Customer Service Creative commons image Icon Richard, via Flickr under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Updated 16 Feb 2016
    Is a consumer focus appropriate for all business - public as well as private? Peter Bloom discusses customer service in the contemporary age.
  • The London Markets: The Fish Market Creative commons image Icon nic0 under CC-BY-NC-SA licence under Creative-Commons license

    The London Markets: The Fish Market

    The sustainability of fish stocks threatens the future for Billingsgate - but there are more pressing challenges to the traditions...

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    Updated on:

    22 Jan 2016

  • The London Markets: The Fish Market

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    The London Markets: The Fish Market Creative commons image Icon nic0 under CC-BY-NC-SA licence under Creative-Commons license
    Updated 22 Jan 2016
    The sustainability of fish stocks threatens the future for Billingsgate - but there are more pressing challenges to the traditions of London's fish market.
  • What is aquaponics - and how can fish poo help feed the world? Creative commons image Icon USFWS Mountain Prairie under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Nov 2015

  • What is aquaponics - and how can fish poo help feed the world?

    What is aquaponics - and how can fish poo help feed the world? Creative commons image Icon USFWS Mountain Prairie under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Nov 2015
    Waste products from fish can contribute to a new type of sustainable agriculture. Kate Humble is involved, too.
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    05 Nov 2015

  • George at Asda – What makes clothing ownership and use sustainable?

    Updated 05 Nov 2015
    Catherine Watkins from George at Asda explains what the large business does to support sustainability.

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  • Transport and sustainability

    This free course, Transport and sustainability, explores the issues around sustainable transport and how the role of technology and society can...

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    12 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    26 May 2017

  • Transport and sustainability

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    Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: S.Potter
    Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 26 May 2017
    This free course, Transport and sustainability, explores the issues around...
  • Sustainable Scotland

    Sustainable Scotland is a free course that will appeal to anyone with an interest in a sustainable future in the context of contemporary Scottish...

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Mar 2016

  • Sustainable Scotland

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    Sustainable Scotland Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 30 Mar 2016
    Sustainable Scotland is a free course that will appeal to anyone with an interest...
  • An introduction to sustainable energy

    The search for sustainable energy will dominate the twenty-first century. This free course, An introduction to sustainable energy, provides an...

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 Mar 2016

  • An introduction to sustainable energy

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    An introduction to sustainable energy Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 17 Mar 2016
    The search for sustainable energy will dominate the twenty-first century. This...

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    Managing for sustainability

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    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 23 Oct 2017 Register by 12 Oct 2017
    This module will increase your understanding of delivering and supporting...
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