edie feature articles on this day... for August 2014, 2013, 2010, 2005

Take a trip into the past and see what feature articles were in published in August 2014, 2013, 2010, 2005


August 2014

Green sky thinking: Six truly amazing renewable ideas

From the weird to the wonderful, the space age to the bizarre, green innovators are coming up with amazing inventions to create a more sustainable future.

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Lessons learned: using GRI's G4 reporting guidelines

UPS director of sustainability, EMEA Peter Harris shares the challenges, solutions and lessons learned from adhering to the Global Reporting Initiative's G4 guidelines.

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Unlocking AD's potential

As chief executive of the Anaerobic Digestion & Biogas Association (ADBA), Charlotte Morton is at the heart of a team pushing the organisation's plan to help remove the barriers to growth currently faced by the industry and to promote the benefits of AD. She speaks to Liz Gyekye about ADBA's cha

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· The circular economy needs to find the middle ground

· Leader interview: Environment Agency chairman Lord Chris Smith

· Green Deal: Success or failure?

· A brighter future: using solar power to tackle the water crisis in Ethiopia

· Turning a slate quarry green: 40 years of Centre for Alternative Technology

· Will shale gas ever find its place in today's broad energy mix?

· Recycling: What to do to encourage the wrong behaviour?



August 2013

Mandatory energy audits: will they result in a more efficient freight industry?

New requirements, under the EU's Energy Efficiency Directive, are expected to improve the way in which companies manage their energy usage. Freight Transport Association's (FTA) Rachael Dillon, explains why the voluntary approach to carbon reduction may be a better strategy

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Will a global aviation deal release the airline emission strategy's potential?

Just a month before the triennial General Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) has produced a white paper stating that emissions reduction and sector offsetting is both achievable and affordable, and perhaps sooner than first projecte

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Zero waste: why just be less bad?

Has zero waste become something of a lazy opt out clause for companies? Andrew Gadd considers the deeper implications of this buzzword for sustainability

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· In Deep Water: How technology can localise and restore urban water infrastructure

· UPS: en route to a fuel efficient future

· In conversation with Whitbread's Chris George

· How honest are supermarkets being on food waste?

· In conversation with the Institute for Sustainability's Terry McGivern

· Redefining our relationship with waste

· Asda: sustainability through the eyes of the consumer



August 2010

Eddie Stobart enters biomass market

Transport and logistics firm Stobart Group has teamed up with a leading biomass provider in a new venture that looks to capitalise on the growing renewables market

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Legal firm calls on political and regulatory support

Ian Moore, a corporate finance partner at Norton Rose LLP, calls for concerted political and regulatory support by governments around the world, and the financial incentives that they provide for innovation, are seen as crucial factors in the continuing growth of the cleantech sector.

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· Court ruling on drilling 'trespass' on Mohamed al Fayed's estate

· Sensor and sensibility

· Why kerbside matters for carton collection

· Strategies for our sustainable future

· EU river basin plan warning

· Sustainable journey begins

· New laws for local authority's selling electricity



August 2005

Denitrification filtering

As the Environment Agency begins to impose total nitrogen limits in the UK, Frank Rogalla teams up with Chris de Barbadillo to discuss denitrification filters

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Code red


Gill Ross-Jones, HazRed Project Manager at the Environment Agency, explains how the project aims to help small businesses reduce their hazardous waste

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Great variations

Auma Actuators explain how the company helped ITT Sanitaire enhance the ICEAS SBR system

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· Municipal greenery

· Case C-26/04, Commission v Spain

· Who dares wins

· The edie.net and Environment Business 2005 Consultancy Survey

· Improved public involvement in EIA: UK still lags behind in transposition.

· R (on the application of Candlish) v Hastings Borough Council

· Environmental Reporting: The need for open transparency in environmental reporting.