Digitisation and innovation are vital steps to decarbonisation

Digitisation

Energy businesses, from legacy through to disruptor, need to show that they are taking action and ensure that customers can choose them from a position of ethics as well as value and customer service. Digitisation, data capture and innovation are vital steps that energy suppliers should be taking now to ensure they are fully equipped […]

People and households produce highest CO2 emissions

emissions

Consumer expenditure is the largest single UK emissions contributor, at 26 per cent of the total according to new official figures. Publication of the UK’s Environmental Accounts also shows that greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from UK households increased by three per cent to 502 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (Mt Co2e) between 2020 and 2021 rising […]

Sustainability strategy for 6,000 UK sites and buildings

sustainability

A new ESG strategy aims to improve sustainability practices across 6000 UK sites overseen by a leading facilities management company. Atlas, a UK facilities management company, will use the FuturePlus platform to manage, measure and improve its social and environmental impact, rolling out best practice and more sustainable products, equipment and processes over 6,000 of […]

Atmospheric carbon dioxide levels at record high

Carbon dioxide

Carbon dioxide levels are now more than 50 per cent higher than they were before the onset of the industrial era, scientists say. Carbon dioxide levels measured at NOAA’s Mauna Loa Atmospheric Baseline Observatory peaked at 424 parts per million in May, continuing a steady climb further into territory not seen for millions of years, […]