Edie+ articles on this day... for July 2017, 2016, 2013, 2008

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

July 2017

The apartments at 119 Ebury Street apartments offer a number of benefits to residents including lower energy bills, improved indoor air quality and better sound-proofingGrosvenor Britain & Ireland's building project at 119 Ebury Street, Belgravia, is the UK's first listed building to achieve BREEAM 'Outstanding', utilising a range of low-carbon technologies that significantly reduce the site's environmental footprint.
The £50m Bermondsey Dive Under project required a collaborative approach between client, designers and contractorsNetwork Rail's infrastructure project received CEEQUAL Excellent Whole Team Award of 96.6%, having increased biodiversity in the area by 113%. The score is currently the highest that has been achieved by a completed project on the £7bn Thameslink expansion programme.
The transition to a circular economy has the destination mapped out, but the journey is far less clear cutAs waste and resource scarcity issues have an increasing impact on supply chains across the world, edie explores how two circular economy leaders - HP and Philips - are continuing to navigate a complex minefield of challenges in their mission to drive a global resource revolution.
» Test bed: Turning Kigali into Africa's smart cities hub
» Brewing for the future: How MillerCoors slashed its water footprint through supplier engagement
» Sustainability reporting: 10 steps to build trust and increase engagement


July 2016

Marcela Navarro's Business Cubed has begun work with engine manufacturer Cummins, acting as a “de-risking model” that could open up investment across a variety of green innovation marketsAs a growing number of businesses look to tap into the huge potential of low-carbon innovators and sustainability start-ups to drive internal CSR programmes, Matt Mace talks to the creator of the successful RBS Innovation Gateway as she embarks on a brave new venture to bring even more ready-for-mar
Earthwards recognition is reserved for the company’s most improved products, which must achieve three significant improvements across seven impact areasIt's widely recognised that the healthcare sector has a large and costly environmental footprint. Hospitals in particular account for some of the most energy-intensive facilities, yet many traditionally have been slow to embrace resource efficiency. A study by the University of Chicago found that th
There are still murmurs within sustainability departments (which develop into muffled screams in the marketing departments) that sustainability simply can’t do what sex can… sellIn the final part of edie's 'guide-to' series for sustainable professionals, Matt Mace explores how to communicate sustainability to different business departments and consumers, and asks the experts whether it is time to disregard the 'S' word altogether.


July 2013

A lack of robust data is hampering efforts to guard against some of the biggest environmental risks associated with the successful supply of goods and services, as Maxine Perella finds out
This week Reckitt Benckiser's Dave Challis tells edie why water, supply chains and revenue growth are top priorities for the the global health and hygiene consumer products company.
It's challenging, it's ambitious - but the appetite is certainly there to make circularity happen within big business. In practice however, an array of stumbling blocks remain as Maxine Perella finds out
» Taking EfW projects across the finishing line
» Levelling the playing field
» The Obama effect: will the UK up its climate game?
» Reducing consumption: Accor's long-term solution for a short-term stay
» In conversation with Carillion's Tom Robinson
» Viridor's outgoing CEO offers his waste vision
» Opening the box on sustainable jewellery


July 2008

Recent changes to legislation which will impact on the environmental sector in the UK, Europe and internationally come under the spotlight in this Semple Fraser and Edie News monthly round-up of new law and policy. Among the changes this month are publication of a new directive to protect Europe's m
Phase III of the EU's Emissions Trading Scheme will bring in stricter emissions caps in the name of fighting climate change. Merlin Hyman says it has to be done - despite dissenting voices from some quarters
Trials are now underway for the world's first hybrid refuse collection truck, developed by Volvo. Dave Young flew out to Gothenburg to take a closer look
» This bin can save lives
» Air Pollution - Wales
» Balmoral Tanks thinks big
» "Business is ready"
» The word on everyone's chips
» Environmental Impact Assessments - Ireland
» High standards in a tight spot