Why data centres are crucial to tackle net zero

Marc Garner, VP secure power division and major pursuits team, Schneider Electric UK & Ireland explains how data centres are becoming a key part of the solution to the energy crisis Today there is a growing energy crisis across Ireland. Data centres have been positioned as large consumers of power, causing potential disruption to consumer […]

Why we must tackle our aversion to energy efficiency to achieve net zero

Don McLean, founder and CEO at IES argues that the focus should be on increasing our renewable assets rather than taking a long-term punt on oil and gas On the surface, it is easy to see why the current energy crisis has led governments to resort to short-term measures to address the sky-rocketing price of […]

Climate risk platform measures organisations’ vulnerability to climate change

Climate risk

Climate risk to business can be assessed with a new platform that monitors 28 climate change hazards. The EcoAct Climate Risk Platform is a visualisation platform that assesses the vulnerability of organisations to climate change hazards, supporting the identification and prioritisation of mitigation and adaptation measures. With no credible pathway to 1.5°C according to UNEP’s […]