Launch event for Environment and Hope issue of Anvil

On 23rd September 2013 we held the launch event for the new format of Anvil theology journal and the “Environment and Hope” issue that had just been published. The event took place in Ripon College Cuddesdon, who host our CRES course. We were welcomed by the College principal, Martyn Percy, …

CRES 2013

With the Annual CRES Residential at Ripon College Cuddesdon our 2012/13 year drew to a close.  We are pleased to say that we had four new graduates from the course. Do have a look at the full REPORT of the residential on the CRES website. September and October is often …

Creation Care: the issues, the theology and the action

Thursday 25th July 2013 2.00-4.30pm. Diocese of Guildford’s Summer School. The Diocese of Guildford are running a whole week of summer school events, with Thursday 25th July 2013 being a special day on the environment. JRI personnel, Martin and Margot Hodson will be leading the session on the Thursday afternoon. In this …

World Energy Map from IEA

The International Energy Agency has published a paper on redrawing the world energy map. It highlights topics such as the subsidies on fossil fuels which have recently grown, and it presents data relating to recent governmental policies of developed countries, especially subsidies on coal. It also considers the relationship between …

Professor Colin Russell

We are sad to report that JRI Vice-President, Colin Russell, died on 17th May 2013. There are obituaries at the Royal Society of Chemistry and the History of Chemical Sciences forum. Colin Russell was Emeritus Professor of History of Science and Technology at the Open University. Also see wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colin_A._Russell …