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MPA Wales Webinar - Transition to Net Zero – the role of the Mineral Products sector in Wales


17 Sep 2021








Event info

MPA Wales is hosting a free carbon related online webinar on Friday 17 September, starting at 10am. The event will be hosted by MPA Wales Chairman Simon Grey of Tarmac.

Additional Information

Speakers will be Christine Wheeler, Welsh Government's Deputy Director of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency who will talk about Welsh Government policy in achieving 'A Net Zero Wales'.

Second up will be Dr Diana Casey, MPA's Director of Energy and Climate Change. She will deliver UK Concrete's 'Net Zero Roadmap'.

Finally, Charles Nicholls, Co-Founder and Trustee of The Carbon Community, a charity dedicated to creating forests and accelerating carbon removal. He will talk about a carbon sequestration project in Wales which uses quarry fines placed around newly planted trees, providing nutrient but crucially capturing CO2 in the ground.

Booking details and a detailed programme will be provided shortly. In the meantime, please place this date in your diary.

General enquiries should be directed to David Harding, Secretary, MPA Wales:
Tel: 07967 655 379 or email:

Images (left to right): Christine Wheeler; Dr Diana Casey; and Charles Nicholls