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Carbon Brief reports on the latest developments and media
coverage of climate science and energy policy, with a particular
focus on the UK. We also produce briefings, analysis and factchecks
and publish a daily and weekly email newsletter.
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Christian Hunt is the Director and Editor.
He previously worked as a digital editor for Greenpeace and as a
researcher for the Public Interest Research Centre. He holds an MA
in Conflict Resolution from Bradford University, and a degree in
Mathematics and Philosophy from the University of York.
Ros Donald is the Deputy Editor and covers
energy and politics. She holds an MA in International Studies
and Diplomacy from the London School of Oriental and African
Studies, specialising in global energy and climate policy. She has
five years' experience as a competition law journalist and
Dr Simon Evans covers climate policy and
analysis. He holds a PhD in biochemistry from Bristol University
and previously studied chemistry at Oxford University. He worked
for environment journal The ENDS Report for six years, covering
topics including climate science and air pollution.
Dr Mat Hope covers climate policy and
politics. He holds a PhD on climate change communication in US
politics from the University of Bristol. He has previous experience
working as a research assistant at the Cambridge Centre for Energy
Dr Roz Pidcock writes about new research in the climate sciences and
media coverage of climate change. She has a PhD in physical
oceanography from the University of Southampton. Her research
examined how mesoscale eddies - the ocean equivalent of atmospheric
storms - supply the surface of the ocean with nutrients.
Thanks also to our volunteer comment moderators and guest
contributors for their support and assistance.
We are grateful for the funding and support provided by the
European Climate Foundation. Tom Brookes, Director of the Energy
Strategy Centre - the communications unit funded by the European
Climate Foundation (ECF) - is also a company director of Carbon
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