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P272: The new regulation that could prove 'vital' for business energy efficiency

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:27:00 GMT

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Large businesses are being urged to seize the opportunity of gaining a more detailed and accurate breakdown of their energy consumption as an important new regulation comes into effect on Saturday (1 April).



Norway's climate secretary expects deepened UK energy ties post-Brexit

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:09:00 GMT

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EXCLUSIVE: The UK can play an "active role" in influencing Europe's climate policy post-Brexit, according to Norway's Climate and Environment Secretary, who believes the low-carbon energy relations between the two countries will be strengthened over the next few years.



Sadiq Khan launches real-world air quality vehicle tracker

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:15:00 GMT

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan has teamed up with his French counterpart Anne Hidalgo to unveil a new initiative which measures the on-road emissions from vehicles.



Heavy industry to get £100m exemption from low-carbon levy

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:26:00 GMT

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Energy intensive industries will see their annual bills cut by £100 million under plans to exempt them from the majority of the costs of the contracts for difference (CfD) scheme.



Article 50: What we know (and don't know) about the environmental impact of Brexit

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:30:00 GMT

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As the UK's departure process from the European Union (EU) officially commences with the triggering of Article 50, edie takes an in-depth look at how Brexit could affect Britain's green business community.



Ministers called upon to deliver clarity for low-carbon building sector

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:25:00 GMT

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A coalition of organisations including Kingfisher and the UK Green Building Council (UK-GBC) is calling on the UK Government to publish a bold emissions reduction plan which addresses the policy gap in the low-carbon building sector.



Vast majority of EU countries set to miss Paris Agreement goals, research finds

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:58:00 GMT

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Only three European countries are on course to achieve the Paris Agreement targets, according to research which ranks the UK in fifth position on its progress towards the landmark climate treaty.



Leaked paper exposes EU countries' abuse of climate loophole

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:30:00 GMT

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European Union countries exploited loopholes in United Nations forestry rules to pocket carbon credits worth €600 million and the equivalent of global-warming emissions from 114 million cars.



Circular Economy Package: MEPs pledge to restore recycling targets in landmark vote

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:46:00 GMT

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The European Parliament has voted to restore recycling and landfill targets that had been lowered by the European Commission in its re-tabled Circular Economy Package.



Member states move to weaken EU energy efficiency targets

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:19:00 GMT

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European Union (EU) member states have moved to weaken the bloc's 2030 energy efficiency goals, setting up tough negotiations with the European Parliament, which backs stronger legislation.



Zero-emission London taxis road tested in the Arctic Circle

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 08:59:00 GMT

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London Taxis have swapped the busy streets of England's capital for the icy conditions of the Arctic Circle, in order to monitor performance of new electric-engine versions of the vehicle.



Reform of EU carbon trading scheme agreed

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:56:00 GMT

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An overhaul of the EU's flagship trading scheme for cutting carbon emissions by European industries has been approved by the member states.



Thousands of pollution deaths worldwide linked to western consumers

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:15:00 GMT

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Western consumers who buy cheap imported toys, clothes and mobile phones are indirectly contributing to tens of thousands of pollution-related deaths in the countries where the goods are produced, according to a landmark study.



The renewables revolution rolls on: 2016 in charts

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:49:00 GMT

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New figures from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) have revealed that 2016 was the strongest year yet for renewable energy. Here, edie digs deep into the data to bring you 10 key statistics that chart a record-breaking year for the world's clean energy transformation.



edie Live exhibitor focus: Flexitricity

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:35:00 GMT

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Ahead of edie Live at the NEC on 23-24 May, we get up close and personal with some of our exhibitors to find out what visitors can expect to see from them at the show, what's new and how they can help in the drive towards sustainability targets.



Businesses will defy Trump in low-carbon transition, say climate experts

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:10:00 GMT

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A backward-looking Donald Trump administration will fail to deter corporations seeking to shift to low-carbon, sustainable business models, a panel of US climate and green policy experts has concluded.



Study: Backing fossil fuels is economically and politically irresponsible

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:07:00 GMT

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A shift away from fossil fuels to renewables is needed at international level if the targets of the Paris climate deal are to be met. The Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue wants to set an example by bringing plenty new to the table.



AkzoNobel generates $3bn in fuel savings for the shipping industry

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:39:00 GMT

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An innovative range of biocide-free marine coatings has enabled shipping vessels to achieve fuel savings totalling $3bn since the technology was first introduced 21 year ago.



POWERSTAR REDUCES CARBON FOOTPRINT BY 38% IN 2 YEARS

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:15:00 GMT

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As a company with sustainability at its heart, which specialises in helping other businesses cut carbon emissions and reduce energy waste, Powerstar practice what it preaches and sets itself strict Carbon Footprint (CF) targets.



Does your business have the energy to survive beyond 2030?

Wed, 28 Mar 2012 09:58:00 GMT

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Imagine it's 2030. Global demand for energy per person has peaked. But demand for electricity is rising and will double by 2060, putting pressure on companies in the UK and worldwide.



P272 - Detective work uncovers P272 Advantages

Wed, 28 Mar 2012 09:52:00 GMT

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P272 is a mandatory industry-wide change instigated by OFGEM for the half-hourly (HH) settlement of profile class 5-8 meters that have capable metering in place, i.e. where AMR (Automatic Meter Reading) meters are fitted. Settlement is the process by which electricity volumes are allocated to suppliers.



Industry invited to beat 2017 blues with less energy

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:08:00 GMT

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UK manufacturers that reduce energy waste improve their chances of beating the 'economic hangover' predicted for 2016 by an industry poll.