13 November 20201:00 pm
How many trees offset a car commute?
This talk reviews the relative importance of sources of CO2 emissions, before exploring methods of mitigation. It focuses on the role of trees in particular, and the impact of trees in absorbing CO2 vs car commuting. it is based on the chapter on Global Limits in the book “Megatrends and how to survive them” by Patricia Lustig and Gill Ringland. There will be time for a Q&A on the implications for the Reading area.
Reading Climate Festival is a week-long programme of free events to inspire action on climate change, curated by Reading Climate Action Network.