Our team works directly with the businesses making waves in the transition to net zero. In our series of blogs we consider the technical challenges, the market opportunities and look at the big issues effecting the journey to net zero and the uptake of low carbon technology. 

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20 February 2024

Carbon capture - what are the UK’s plans for storing carbon?

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The UK government has outlined plans to develop a competitive carbon capture and storage (CCS) market by 2035. Here, we explore the practicalities of CCS technology and how the market is shaping.

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14 February 2024

Fully funded sustainability support for businesses in Greater Manchester

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Organisations across the country are becoming more and more aware of environmental issues linked to climate change and the risks these pose to their business, and almost half of UK companies now have a structured plan to reduce their carbon footprint and climate impact.

Posted By Rebecca Chedd

16 January 2024

A guide to green financing options for businesses

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If you’re looking to decarbonise your organisation’s operations or improve the sustainability of your workspaces, there may be green financing options available to ease the costs. Here’s a rundown of some key green financing routes.

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08 January 2024

Microplastics - a global plague

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The world’s waterways are littered with monumental quantities of plastic pollution and tackling this crisis poses many difficulties. We investigate the extent of the issue and the potential solution to this growing catastrophe.

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04 December 2023

Cutting emissions from the web

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The internet consumes roughly 416.2TWh of electricity per year and contributes to 3.7 per cent of global carbon emissions. Here are some practical ways to decarbonise your business’s digital footprint.

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23 November 2023

How to save energy: business case & financing

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A short guide to building a successful business case for energy efficiency investments and how to finance them.

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14 November 2023

Demystifying EV technology – a business guide to EV technology and solutions

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A business guide to EV technology and solutions.

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31 October 2023

Net Zero Key Terms Glossary

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Net Zero discourse can often be confusing, unclear, and misleading. It’s important for businesses to understand the key Net Zero terminology and to identify the jargon to avoid accidental greenwashing.

Posted By Green Economy

25 October 2023

5 things you need to know about EV charging

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Are you looking to introduce EV technology to your business? Here are 5 things you should know about EV charging before you get started.

Posted By Ashley Hulme

23 October 2023

How to create an environmentally aware workforce

Read time: 4 minutes

Rebecca Chedd, one of our expert environmental business advisors, summarises how businesses can effectively engage their staff to instill a resource-efficient culture in the workforce.

Posted By Rebecca Chedd

18 October 2023

How to write an environmental policy

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An environmental policy is an essential document every business should have in place to communicate their environmental responsibilities. Here are our top tips and examples for getting it right.

Posted By Green Economy