Month: July 2014
Friends of the Earth urge PM to ‘give Owen Paterson the boot’
Hundreds of wellington boots have been dumped outside Defra's offices this morning (9 July) by Friends of the Earth campaigners calling on Prime Minister David Cameron to sack Environment Secretary Owen Paterson for his perceived failure to take climate change seriously.
Enable the Label: Blue chips shine light on electricity labelling
Some of the UK's largest organisations have today (9 July) called on the Government to simplify carbon reporting for businesses, proposing that the introduction of an 'electricity label' will bring much-needed transparency and better communication to stakeholders.
Taking stock of green business
The advent of sustainable strategy continues to have an unprecedented impact on the stock market. Today, the environmental policy of a business and future energy forecasts are a vital consideration for financiers in determining just how investable a company is. Schneider Electric's Richard Badham investigates how to ensure your sustainable strategy is aligned to profit potential.
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