Archive for 'emissions'

News round-up: emissions cuts, electricity reform, Arctic policy, MOD awards, geothermal review »

Sustainable development news from government and public bodies: reducing emissions, response to Committee on Climate Change, low-carbon electricity generation, Arctic policy, MOD conservation and energy awards, geothermal review.

Climate change round-up: responses to IPCC report, new Special Representative, water impacts, emissions »

Climate change news from government and public bodies: responses to fifth IPCC report; new Special Representative for Climate Change; climate change impacts on water; non-CO2 emissions report.

News round-up: EU emissions, food security, Green Deal, river catchments, bus emissions »

Sustainable development news from government and public bodies: call for ambitious EU emissions target, global food security, Green Deal encourages energy saving, catchment approach to river health, reducing bus emissions.

Cutting emissions: a new competitive frontier »

Toby Pickard, Senior Sustainability Analyst at the Institute of Grocery Distribution (IGD), explores how reducing greenhouse gas emissions is more than just acting responsibly; it’s becoming a means of creating a competitive edge.

Climate change round-up: CCC chair, uncertainty, international action, Indian attitudes, governance… »

The SDRN highlights recent news and publications on climate change: new chair for CCC; uncertainty in climate science, Australian perspective on international action; Indian attitudes; governance; emissions scenario analysis.

Online events from 2degrees in October »

Online events in October from 2degrees: green travel plans for business, tackling urban waste, efficient refrigeration, sustainable refurbishment, increasing recycling rates, flexible working for lower emissions.

Publications round-up: shipping emissions, cities and climate; EU environmental policy, design and consumerism »

The SDRN highlights recent publications on sustainable development: policy and mitigation of CO2 from shipping; cities and climate impacts; environmental policy in the EU; architecture and design versus consumerism.

News round-up: environmental tax, low carbon heat, Rio+20 outcomes, London green wall, car emissions »

Sustainable development news from government and public bodies: HM Treasury defines environmental tax, low carbon heat for communities, inquiry into Rio+20 outcomes, new green wall for London, cutting car emissions.

Online events from 2degrees in July »

Online events in July from 2degrees: sustainability for small businesses; trends in sustainability reporting; measuring emissions; the retail case for sustainable diets; supply chain performance in practice and in the future.