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US businesses ‘moving aggressively’ to reduce carbon footprint

US businesses ‘moving aggressively’ to reduce carbon footprint

Many businesses across the US are moving aggressively to reduce their carbon footprint, including a major embrace of renewable energy and alternative-fuelled vehicles, according...
AB Sugar launches sustainability strategy

AB Sugar launches sustainability strategy

AB Sugar is aiming to become the world’s most sustainable sugar business after launching new group-wide commitments to improve sustainability. The Group has committed to...
Mondi joins WWF’s Climate Savers programme

Mondi joins WWF’s Climate Savers programme

Mondi, the packaging and paper group, has joined the ranks of global climate leaders by signing up to Climate Savers, WWF’s climate leadership programme...
UK carbon emissions fall to 1890 levels

UK carbon emissions fall to 1890 levels

Analysis by the Carbon Brief shows the UK’s CO2 emissions from fossil fuels fell by 2.6% in 2017, driven by a 19% decline in...
LEGO introduce sustainable bricks

LEGO introduce sustainable bio-plastic bricks

LEGO, the Danish toy giant, has begun production of a range of sustainable pieces made from plant-based plastic sourced from sugarcane. The new ‘botanical’ elements...
US businesses ‘moving aggressively’ to reduce carbon footprint

PwC UK commits to slashing carbon footprint

Professional services company PwC UK has cut its carbon footprint by almost a third over the past decade in the UK by rethinking how...
Limiting global warming requires ‘unprecedented changes’, says IPCC

EVs and renewables to plateau CO2 emissions by 2030

Data and energy specialists, McKinsey Energy Insights (MEI), have released the 2018 Reference Case of its Global Energy Perspective (GEP) on long-term global energy...
Swedish plant becomes Volvo’s first climate-neutral manufacturing site

Swedish plant becomes Volvo’s first climate-neutral manufacturing site

Volvo Cars’ engine factory in Skövde, Sweden, has become its first climate-neutral manufacturing plant, having switched to renewable heating at the beginning of the...

IRENA to help fund renewables projects in developing countries

Working with the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is inviting applications for renewable energy projects in developing countries. Within...

AI platform to help businesses bolster renewables use

Open Energi has launched its AI driven Dynamic Demand 2.0 platform, which helps businesses radically reduce their cost of consuming power. It enables businesses to...

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Business Renewables Centre to help Oz businesses switch to renewables

Business Renewables Centre to help Oz businesses switch to renewables

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) intends to build the country’s first Business Renewables Centre to encourage Australian businesses switch to renewable energy. Acting on...
ScottishPower sells traditional generation business to focus on wind

ScottishPower sells traditional generation business to focus on wind

ScottishPower has shifted from coal and gas generation to focus entirely on wind power having sold its traditional generation business to Drax in a...
Neste and Air BP exploring sustainable aviation fuel

Neste and Air BP exploring sustainable aviation fuel

Renewable products producer Neste is working with aviation fuel supplier Air BP to increase the supply and availability of sustainable aviation fuel for airline...