Matt Prescott is the director of CarbonLimited, a new initiative from the RSA, (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce). CarbonLimited is developing innovative environmental policies to get the public involved in solving the climate change problem.

A geographer and environmental scientist graduating from University College London, Prescott has worked on award-winning community-scale sustainability projects, such as Brixton's Angell Town regeneration, and has a strong interest in enabling marginalized communities to go green. A frequent commentator on the ethical pros and cons of green actions, he has appeared in print and on screen with the BBC, ITN, Sky and others.

Last Updated: August 3, 2017