edie feature articles on this day... for August 2019, 2018, 2015, 2010

Take a trip into the past and see what feature articles were in published in August 2019, 2018, 2015, 2010


August 2019

Meet the Sustainability Leader: Carbon Reduction - Norwich City Council

(L-R) Presenter Vincent de Rul, energy solutions sales director, EDF Energy, Norwich City Council’s Kevin Maguire, compere Michaela Strachan and Norwich City Council’s Richard Willson

With entries now open for edie's Sustainability Leaders Awards 2020, this new feature series showcases the achievements of the 2019 winners and reveals their secrets to success. Up next: The winner of our Carbon Reduction award, Norwich City Council.

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The Barker Plan: How a former UK Energy Minister used sustainability to transform a sanctioned Russian aluminium firm

With Barker leading the way, the EN+ Group has embarked on a new era of sustainability

EXCLUSIVE: Over the course of a year, Russian aluminium and hydropower firm EN+ Group has gone from being banned on the US market to launching a new sweeping sustainability strategy and having those sanctions lifted. Here, edie speaks to former UK Energy Minister Greg Barker, who has been the surpri

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Meet the sustainability leader: Energy Efficiency - Ibstock Brick

(L-R) Presenter Joanne Wade OBE, chief executive, ACE, compere Michaela Strachan and Ibstock Brick’s Michael McGowan

With entries now open for edie's Sustainability Leaders Awards 2020, this new feature series showcases the achievements of the 2019 winners and reveals their secrets to success. Up next: The winner of our Energy Efficiency Award, Ibstock Brick.

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· Meet the Sustainability Leader: Employee Engagement & Behaviour Change - Scottish Power

· 'Improving Lives': How a 'people-centric' approach is transforming tea supply chains

· Meet edie's 30 Under 30 class of 2019: Kathryn Ebrey, Arcus FM



August 2018



August 2015

Circular thinking - a miracle cure for NHS waste management?

Britain's healthcare system has historically had a poor track-record in waste management and recycling. But things are beginning to change, with several NHS Trusts now adopting more circular business models, as Maxine Perella finds out.

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Golden State: How California is surviving its worst drought in history

California remains in the claws of the longest drought in the state's history, placing unprecedented strain on the its water supplies. But could the scramble to save water actually help the state in the long run?

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Game on: How gamification is bringing sustainability to the masses

How can a business motivate its customers and employees to become more sustainable whilst entertaining them? The answer: gamification.

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· Why do so many people work so hard just to build up the funds to quit?

· edie explains: Sustainable Development Goals

· Driving change: What will the planet's roads look like in 2050?

· From laggard to leader: APP's zero-deforestation journey

· First steps: How the circular economy is revolutionising baby products

· Premier League sustainability: Creating the world's greenest football club



August 2010

Strategies for our sustainable future

A White Paper on water has been announced by the new minister, Richard Benyon. Flemmich Webb hears how the Government intends to meet the challenges ahead

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Tree growth and climate change

ADAS' principal consultant, Jon Abbatt, led the study into tree growth and climate change and believes the results confirm the prediction that warmer temperatures and increased rainfall - climatic changes associated with global warming effects the UK - would speed up growth rates.

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Deals put Grontmij and Atkins in frame

Consultancies Atkins and Grontmij will both be providing Scottish Water with strategic support services having being appointed to several frameworks delivering the utility’s £2.5B Q&SIIIb capital investment programme up to 2015.

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

· Electromagnetic wonder

· Eddie Stobart enters biomass market

· New laws for local authority's selling electricity

· Electromagnetic wonder

· Deals put Grontmij and Atkins in frame

· Why kerbside matters for carton collection