edie feature articles on this day... for May 2017, 2016, 2013, 2008

Take a trip into the past and see what feature articles were in published in May 2017, 2016, 2013, 2008


May 2017

Oceans apart: Why businesses need to embed water efficiency across departments

With water availability declining as energy demand rises, some of the private sector's leading lights on water management believe now is the time for businesses to embed holistic water stewardship programmes that capture the interests of other departments. edie's Matt Mace investigates.

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Greening the game: How Man City FC has put sustainability at the heart of its journey to the top

On the back of Manchester City Football Club partnering with an energy storage company, edie takes a closer look at how the club has incorporated sustainable business practices into its multi-billion pound transformation, in line with its rise up the Premier League table.

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May 2016

Getting over peak delusion: Four strategies for sustainable prosperity within planetary boundaries

Our aspirations for sustainable growth and prosperity have little chance of being realised, if we don't manage within all our planetary boundaries. Mike Townsend explores how we need to get over our delusions, and find a new course for business success.

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Cleantech innovation: the collaboration equation

In the penultimate part of this cleantech innovation feature mini-series, Carbon Limiting Technologies (CLT) directors Beverley Gower-Jones and Mark Bornhoft explain how green innovators should be interacting with big corporations to carve out a route to market and ensure they aren't "designing

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Cleantech innovation: the legal necessities of joining forces

In the final installment of edie's cleantech innovation feature mini-series, Hamish Corner - partner at law firm Penningtons Manches - outlines the legal necessities that must be established and protected by green entrepreneurs when entering collaborative partnerships with larger corporations.

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· Cleantech innovation: Strategies for scaling up

· edie Environment & Energy Awards 2016: Meet the winners



May 2013

Damage limitation: how recyclers can reduce incident risks

Delivery and collection is vital but waste and recycling companies can be open to damaging claims should an incident occur off-site. Philip Bladon offers some useful advice for the sector

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In conversation: Talking Resource Revolution with the creatives

Two leading systems thinkers discussed how best businesses can break out of their linear mindset and work towards greater lifecycle thinking at a recent Sustainable Business resource scarcity conference. Maxine Perella chaired the session

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John Woodruff urges councils to engage with AD industry

The chair of the National Association for Waste Disposal Officers talks to Stuart Spear ahead of this year's UK AD & Biogas event

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· Complexities and advantages of a green supply chain

· Councils must get compliance right to maximise WEEE recycling

· PART L 2013 - what will it mean for the construction industry?

· Case study: monitoring energy consumption by volume not value at Brewers

· York 'spring clean' sweep on household waste

· Exploring water usage: Sainsburys journey to a 50% water reduction

· The evolution of product carbon footprinting



May 2008

A question of credibility

Carbon offsetting has ruffled the feathers of big businesses around the world. Different schemes have been mooted - some more dubious than others, says Mark Lupton

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Ignoring the dangers of chlorine

Despite a very real threat to employees and the environment, thermoplastic tanks are still being used to store sodium hypochlorite. WET News analyses the issues.

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Negotiating the politics of procurement

Cross-party political support is crucial to any procurement process if it is to secure the infrastructure needed for future waste treatment. Adam Read and Hannah Lawrie offer some pointers

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· On your marks, get set, drill

· Gateway opens up to recycling opportunities

· National flood forecasting for Germany

· Solar pump brings running water to a Gambian school

· A breath of fresh air for waste sites

· The importance of flow and load surveys

· Taking a harsher view of pollution