Latest News

August 2022

The New Yorker-Africa’s Cold Rush and the Promise of Refrigeration- By Nicola Twilley

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June 2022

COP President Alok Sharma visit for Africa’s clean cold centre shows how we can keep 1.5 alive



May 2022

Sustainable Energy forum 2022



March 2022

Sustainable cooling experts gather in Washington for global food loss summit – University of Birmingham

Global cooling developers have come together in Washington D.C to share ideas, a multitude of expertise, identify links and build the roadmap to sustainable cooling.

Upcoming events

September 2022

The local to global cold-chain summit

University of Birmingham – 29th September 2022

More than 50 research, industry and government partners from programmes across the UK, EU and Africa are coming together to share their knowledge and discuss research and innovation needs and collaboration opportunities to operationalise sustainable, equitable and resilient cold-chains for food and health globally. The conference aims to encourage engaged discussions, we at the CSC are keen to make it an open-house event to bring together a wide cohort of experts, industry and academic partners. Click the link for the full schedule