Government backing for biomass is urgently needed in order for the
UK to meet renewable targets, ensure energy security and support
jobs, according to MP Nigel Adams.
Britain's first green energy company, Ecotricity, will work with conservation charity RSPB to help protect wildlife when developing renewable energy projects.
Leading international businesses including GlaxoSmithKline and
MITIE have joined a campaign to encourage companies to measure and
report sustainability in their supply chains.
The Chancellor announced in today's budget that it will take on two major carbon capture and storage projects but also highlighted intentions to drive investment in shale gas.
In today's budget the Chancellor George Osborne has announced spending cuts across Government departments, including the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), to raise £3bn for future infrastructure projects.
Food processing and packaging company Tetra Pak increased the
recycling of used cartons by 10% in 2012 from 528 kilotonnes to 581
Stronger collaboration between utility companies could see a less
carbon intensive delivery of electricity, gas and water, according
to the chief executive of Yorkshire Water Richard Flint.
Edie has published an exclusive White Paper highlighting the opportunities and challenges of circular economy realisation, for both businesses and the waste management industry.
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