Edie+ articles on this day... for September 2015, 2014, 2011, 2006

Take a trip into the past and see what articles were in published in September 2015, 2014, 2011, 2006

September 2015

9.4 million UK viewers tuned into the Rugby World Cup 2015 opening ceremony and match between Fiji and EnglandWhen thinking of rugby in all its grandeur and glory, you probably imagine 30 15-stone men crashing into each other creating hulking piles of mud and flesh. You probably don't imagine these men worrying about solar panels or leaving TVs on standby.
The United Nations, European Commission and UK Government have all recently announced key policy themes around waste and resources. The question is, will they complement each other?
The Islamic Reporting Initiative is the first integrated CSR reporting framework built on Islamic principlesA 'one-size-fits-all' approach to CSR reporting is becoming irrelevant and impractical, writes Daan Elffers, who has launched a new framework to align sustainable business with local principles and values.
» edie explains: COP21 Paris Climate Conference
» Looking towards the next sustainability agenda...
» Social circle - the full benefits of the circular economy


September 2014

The Amager Bakke EfW plant will have a man-made ski slope on its roof. It will be accessible to the public and is due to open in the summer of 2017Imagine going up an 85-metre climbing wall and then imagine viewing an artificial ski slope when you reach the top. Now imagine skiing down that ski slope which happens to rest on top of the roof of a €500m energy-from-waste (EfW) plant. Your imagination is not running wild - this is about to b
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?
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?
» Scottish independence: Kill or cure for future renewable developments?
» In Conversation with MillerCoors' Kim Marotta
» Stopping climate meltdown needs the courage that saved the ozone layer
» 10 steps to tackle climate change AND promote economic growth


September 2011

Solving packaging problems: Chris BakerBy targeting the residual waste stream, TerraCycle has created a clever business model for consumer goods packaging that people love. Maxine Perella finds out more
The filtration system for a wastewater treatment plant on the Venetian island of Sant'Erasmo required a special configuration, says Darren Reed, business development manager of PCI Membranes.
Air Products director of hydrogen and bio-energy systems, Ian Williamson, writes exclusively for edie of his frustration at government funding and how it is holding up progress on his company's 49MW EfW
» Meeting the private sewer challenge
» Polperro outfall reaches final phase
» DIY retailers start to shrink packaging and waste
» When the drugs reach the works
» Beware the legal pitfalls of bid-rigging
» Bioaerosols: managing the hidden risks
» Preventing fatalities must come first


September 2006

Water and sanitation has been a contentious subject in the Colombian city of Cartegena since the 19th century, as Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has documented. Paul Constance, managing editor at the Inter-American Development Bank reveals how a successful public-private partnership (PPP) h
The London Borough of Tower Hamlets is working with Muslim faith groups to encourage them to recycle more, and helping to change hearts and minds in the process
The introduction of MCerts for self-monitoring of discharge flows focused attention on areas of flow measurement that had been long overlooked. But the story is far from complete. WRc's Andy Godley reports
» A polished solution
» Parliamentary push for Brownfield First is good news for land remediators
» New regulations loom for land remediation
» Ultrasonics uncovered
» Have your compost collections got bags of potential?
» Chambers transforming decentralised treatment
» Get to grips with your PFI options