Edie+ articles on this day... for May 2015, 2014, 2011, 2006

Take a trip into the past and see what articles were in published in May 2015, 2014, 2011, 2006

May 2015

Resource Efficienct Scotland has so far helped 134 Scottish organisations identify ways to save money by using water more efficientlyResource Efficient Scotland recently held a Q&A session with Dr Stuart Ballinger, project director for the Water Technology List, to discuss why and how businesses should reduce their water use.
A recent edie survey found that 56% of energy managers are focusing on Building Management Systems (BMS) this year - a 9% surge. With this in mind, we've taken a closer look at BMS (and BEMS) to find out what all the fuss is about.
Whitbread's brands include Premier Inn, Costa Coffee, Beefeater and Brewers FayreAs Whitbread sets itself a series of ambitious new sustainability targets, the hotel and restaurant group's CSR programme manager Mark Parker explains the increasing importance of supply chain management to further enhance its environmental credentials.


May 2014

The majority of energy managers consider funding to be the greatest barrier to initiating energy-saving programmesProgress towards a green and sustainable economy is way too slow and our perspectives on investment will need to undergo a radical shift if we are to give our businesses the right conditions in which they can deliver a truly prosperous future, says Michael Townsend.
Charles Perry is a director at sustainability group Anthesis-SecondNatureThis month sees the fourth anniversary of David Cameron's promise that the coalition would become 'the Greenest Government Ever'. But, as Charles Perry argues, blue and yellow have not made green, and those promises of action on climate change have dropped from sight.
Andrew Warren is director of the Association for the Conservation of EnergyThe Government's new incentive scheme is coming up short on the carbon emission reductions it was supposed to deliver, says Andrew Warren.
» Growth - the real elephant in the room?
» Interserve digs deep for data to keep green goals in sight
» Travails of the unexpected: Managing your environmental risk


May 2011

The 100m3/s capacity pumping station at Wiggenhall St Germans in Norfolk has now been formally opened by Lord James Russell, marking the culmination of this huge construction and flood defence project. Atkins’ John Sheppard explains.
Lisbon-based EPAL has been involved in a year-long collaborative study with Intellitect Water to monitor water quality in the city’s extensive distribution network. Andrew Donnelly, senior network manager at EPAL, reports on the project’s success.
First signatories to WRAP deal lead the charge to waste reduction
» Rachel Brown
» Layering for leakage
» Rising to the challenge at Heathrow
» Southern metering programme ramps up
» Pharoah away from home
» Mixing fire with water
» Weathering the storm


May 2006

There are plenty of intelligent, hard-working officers in the Environment Agency and in Defra. It is the structure and culture that are wrong, writes Bill Butterworth
Siemens' latest range of Ultrasonic Transducers for level measurement is delivering accurate and reliable measurement to the water industry.
Portugal has been ordered to carry out a full conservation programme after building a motorway through a protected area, threatening the future of 17 species of wild birds.
» UK rapped for failing to insist on EIA for Crystal Palace
» Housing challenges on the horizon for air quality
» The Secrets of Cirrus
» Making wind work
» Clean energy for monitoring vehicle
» Changes from within
» The great leap forward