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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:30:16 GMTThe link between climate change and CO2 might not be as simple as people think. Has anyone taken into account human population, respiration and CO2 concentrations?
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:01:00 GMTEngland's water industry is going through a period of unprecedented transformation as it prepares to introduce retail competition for non-domestic customers in April 2017.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:19:01 GMTLast October witnessed a major milestone for the green economy. The adoption of the Paris Agreement was a huge achievement, with such a decisive, unified response underlining how far sustainability has moved up the agenda.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:49:00 GMTLast October witnessed a major milestone for the green economy. The adoption of the Paris Agreement was a huge achievement, with such a decisive, unified response underlining how far sustainability has moved up the agenda.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:59:33 GMTIf we reflect on the prominent environmental issues of 2016, those that received widespread media coverage: the Paris Agreement, renewable energy, palm oil, fracking and air pollution, amongst others, would undoubtedly spring to mind. Few headlines seemed to touch on the deforestation sweeping across South America to give way to an expanding soy industry and its relationship to meat and dairy.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 12:14:07 GMTIt's fair to say that 2016 will go down as one of the more memorable years in our history, but perhaps for all the wrong reasons.
Thu, 5 Jan 2017 15:05:15 GMTAs chair of the ICRS, one of the questions I'm asked the most is 'how can I get a role in corporate responsibility and sustainability (CRS)?'
Thu, 5 Jan 2017 14:57:53 GMTWhilst the other board games that I have referred to in my series of blogs about supply chain transparency have been reliant on dice and a bit of luck, I move now to the game of Cluedo, where players try to figure out the three main facts of a murder: the location of the murder, the murderer, and the murder weapon. It's a board game about deduction.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 11:53:00 GMTWhilst the other board games that I have referred to in my series of blogs about supply chain transparency have been reliant on dice and a bit of luck, I move now to the game of Cluedo, where players try to figure out the three main facts of a murder: the location of the murder, the murderer, and the murder weapon. It's a board game about deduction.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:32:35 GMTIt is commonly accepted that most of our non-domestic buildings are not performing as well as they could be, in terms of cutting carbon, reducing energy usage and meeting occupiers' needs.
Mon, 5 Dec 2016 16:38:39 GMTThe Heat Network (Metering and Billing) Regulations 2014 are designed to drive carbon savings by motivating energy efficient behaviour through charging end-users for the heating and cooling they consume. The first compliance deadlines relating to building level meters and Notifications have now passed, but many organisations are yet to meet the requirements.
Mon, 5 Dec 2016 14:46:07 GMTAs the winter nights draw in and the end of the year begins to loom, I've been reflecting back on 2016 and what FoodCycle and our volunteers have achieved.
Fri, 2 Dec 2016 16:19:04 GMTSometimes sustainable decisions can have unfortunate consequences - is the new five pound note an example?
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 18:28:24 GMTAre solar panels worth the expense?
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:46:06 GMTSimply Cups has certainly benefitted from the paper cup saga with many new members having recently signed up. Nevertheless, there are still many sections of the supply chain that have not yet joined and so here are my thoughts on why this might be the case.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:38:48 GMTFood waste may not be the most glamorous of topics, yet in the last year it has been the focus of a BBC1 series, made front page news in the London Evening Standard on a near-nightly basis and, perhaps most surprisingly, caused Tesco CEO Dave Lewis to hug Sainsbury's CEO Mike Coupe live on stage at last month's Consumer Goods Forum in Paris.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:09:09 GMTIf we are to tackle the biggest threat our planet faces it's not just governments that have to act, its companies too. That much was evident from the Paris Agreement of last year - an historic moment, commanding responsibility from us all. But we can't continue to live in 'the Paris moment', we need to increase ambition, urgently.