Declan is a post-doctoral researcher within the Institute for Climate and Atmospheric Science (ICAS) at the University of Leeds. He is currently working on the HyCRISTAL project researching moist convective processes in East Africa using a convection-permitting model applied to present-day and future climates.
By Resilience.org Staff, Resilience.org
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By Declan Finney, Giulio Mattioli, Carbon Brief
For years, plans to expand London’s Heathrow airport have been hotly debated by many sides. One argument against expansion relates to its apparent incompatibility with the UK’s targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, which have recently been strengthened to net-zero emissions by 2050.