Edie+ articles on this day... for September 2014, 2013, 2010, 2005

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

September 2014

Formula E is focused on Energy, Environment and EntertainmentThe world's first fully-electric race series - Formula E- got underway this weekend in Beijiing. But just how 'sustainable' has the sport become?
Latest polls suggested the result remained too close to call, with a slender lead for a 'NO' voteAhead of the vote to decide Scotland's future as part of - or apart from - the United Kingdom, edie investigates what might happen to the nation's renewable sector if it does strike out as an independent country.
There is hope for a return to 'business as usual' in Scotland following the 55% - 44% vote in favour of NOScotland has voted to stay in the United Kingdom after voters decisively rejected independence. What impact, if any, will this have on the nation's renewable energy sector?
» In Conversation with MillerCoors' Kim Marotta
» 10 steps to tackle climate change AND promote economic growth
» Designing energy-from-waste plants for communities off-piste
» Stopping climate meltdown needs the courage that saved the ozone layer


September 2013

This week edie talks to Bloomberg's sustainability manager, Lee Ballin, on the evolution of sustainability standards and what he thinks is "on the cusp" of being the next big sustainability issue.
One of the UK's leading train operators is looking to forge stronger networks in its sustainable ambitions, to leave a lasting legacy both on and off the tracks. Maxine Perella reports
Britain's largest family owned cheese maker Wyke Farms plans to lead the "green revolution in grocery" through its 100% green strategy which looks at energy, water and waste issues within the business. Leigh Stringer talks to managing director and third generation family member, Richard Cl
» Intelligent efficiency: turning data and energy efficiency into valuable assets
» In conversation with UPS' Peter Harris
» Waste champion lauded as pioneering business woman
» In conversation with Bupa's Andrew Smith
» Dieter Helm: EMR will need full review to address issues
» Urban mining aims to redefine waste as an asset
» Environmental policy: making a call on the conferences


September 2010

United Utilities (UU) has selected engineering consultancy Grontmij for its AMP5 Professional Engineering Consultancy Services (PECS) Framework. The deal is for five years, and entails Grontmij utilising its extensive range of water services, offering feasibility and design across networks and treat
Councils now have a detailed guide they can refer to on how to manage odours from waste sites. One of the authors, Rob Lockwood, outlines the main points
When AxFlow maintenance engineers were called in to restore the huge and historic drainage pumps at the East Hull pumping station, they were given a tight timeframe. But the challenging project was completed on target.
» Sheltering people from bin deaths
» Bristol Review has implications for AMP5
» Ofwat: major shake-up promised
» CRC registrations looms: manage your carbon or face the consequences
» Food for thought: the Oldham experience
» Cost-effective solutions for challenging times
» ACWA captures the fugitive odours


September 2005

In the first of a regular series of features reporting on CHEM activities and initiatives, scheduled to appear in LAWE four times a year, the positive role that the Container Handling Equipment Manufacturers Association is playing in improving health and safety standards in the waste collection and
The Government is moving towards agreement on a new standard PFI contract for the waste sector, following recommendations made in April this year by a stakeholder group, which included industry, local and national government, the investment, advisory, service and civil engineering sectors. The Treas
The world waits with baited breath as Indonesian authorities challenge a megacorp's mining practices in a legal first
» Sudden decline
» Plastic Omnium offers 'new solution' for waste management
» A double whammy
» 'Delivery' is the motto at Onyx
» War on waste
» Imaging beneath the ground using non-invasive techniques
» Inspecting for contaminated land: avoiding the pitfalls