4M: An Evidence Based Methodology for Understanding and Shrinking the Urban Carbon Footprint

4M is a EPSRC-funded study investigating the urban carbon footprint. It is a £2.5 million project and is being carried out by five universities: Loughborough University, De Montfort University, Newcastle University, the University of Sheffield and the University of Leeds.

The research focuses on the city of Leicester and is divided into four areas:

The project began in October 2008 and finishes in October 2012.

For more information please explore the website further, or contact us at: Civ.Eng.enq@lboro.ac.uk.