Author Archives: marcomoras

Carbon Masters Alumni Conference

For the first time since the the start of the programme, the Msc in Carbon Management had an Alumni Conference to gather all current and past students for a weekend of carbon discussions, updates on the work of alumni and … Continue reading

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All-Energy Conference

For two days in May, 21st and 22nd, the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre received people from all over the world for the annual All-Energy Conference. This event is a combination of talks and exhibitions from several companies in the … Continue reading

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Years of Living Dangerously

Years of Living Dangerously is a new documentary series that tells the story of  how human contribution to climate change is affecting people’s lifestyles, industries, and even international affairs in places like the US and other vulnerable locations around the world. The show brings … Continue reading

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The Biggest Panini Ever

For anyone who speaks italian, you may know that “panini” is the plural word for sandwich. But for this place, it seems fair enough to use the plural form because they really do have the biggest panini I have eaten … Continue reading

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Whitelee Power Plant

On the 19th of March the Carbon Management Society took a trip to Whitelee Wind-farm just outside Eaglesham south of Glasgow. The wind-farm is the largest onshore in the UK with an installed capacity of 539MW and is staggering in its … Continue reading

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End of Teaching Karaoke Party

One more semester is coming to an end and with that a proper celebration was needed. So, the amazing staff put together a very nice party for the programme of Carbon Management and made everyone dress as a pop/rockstar of … Continue reading

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IEMA Workshops

As current students of the Msc in Carbon Management, we have been given a student membership to the Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA). Being a member gives you access to a lot of information and documentation, invitations to … Continue reading

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That time I wore a kilt

A Finnish, a German and a Mexican walk into a kilt shop and no, this is not the start of a joke. A couple of months ago, the Msc in Carbon Management got the chance to spend a lovely Christmas … Continue reading

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Food for a Fiver

As we all probably know by this point, the student lifestyle requires a very thorough financial analysis to be able to make it through the month on a budget. And having been a student dependent on scholarships most of his … Continue reading

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Haggis and ceilidh

In Scotland, Burns Night is a special occasion when the work and life of poet Robert Burns is celebrated with a nice supper that takes place close to the poet’s birthday, January 25th. At least that’s what it is supposed … Continue reading

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