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Saul Huxley, Organic Development Director at grounds maintenance and landscape creation specialists, idverde explains how carbon-neutral clauses can benefit the environment With greater pressures on Councils, retail parks and business spaces to create more sustainable, climate-friendly gains, there has been ...

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Built environment to collaborate on Whole Life Carbon Roadmap project

Four new task groups and a Steering Group which will support the development of the Net Zero Whole Life Carbon Roadmap for the Built Environment have been announced by the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC). The Roadmap, announced in December, aims ...

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idverde wins 10-year deal in Kensington and Chelsea

Grounds maintenance and landscaping firm, idverde, has won a 10-year grounds maintenance, sports and bereavement services contract with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea that will achieve carbon neutrality in year one. By placing sustainability and the environment at ...

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Ground Control achieves carbon neutral certification four years ahead of schedule

Landscaping and maintenance services firm, Ground Control, has reached its goal of achieving carbon neutral certification four years ahead of schedule. Certification by the Carbon Trust followed a detailed analysis of Ground Control’s carbon emissions and illustrates the company’s commitment ...

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Veolia secures place on ETL Net Zero Carbon Delivery Framework

Global resource management company, Veolia, has secured a place on all four lots of the new ETL Net Zero Carbon Delivery (NZCD) Framework. Designed to advance progress on public sector’s carbon targets, the framework is specifically aimed at accelerating procurement, delivering ...

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UKGBC releases new guidance for renewable energy procurement and carbon offsetting

The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has published Renewable Energy Procurement and Carbon Offsetting Guidance for Net Zero Carbon Buildings. The guidance provides clarity for the property and construction industry on the procurement of high-quality renewable energy and carbon offsets ...

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Mitie unveils new sustainability pledges to mark one year of Plan Zero

Mitie has marked the first anniversary of Plan Zero with new sustainability pledges for its fleet, energy use and waste in 2021. Committed to reaching net zero operational carbon emissions by 2025, Mitie’s new targets turbo charge the already challenging ...

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Corps Security awarded carbon neutral status

Corps Security has been awarded carbon neutral status having reduced its carbon footprint and offsetting unavoidable carbon. Carbon neutral is a term used to describe the state of an entity, such as a company, service, product or event, where the ...

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CCC presents route map for a fully decarbonised nation

In a world first, the Climate Change Committee (CCC) has presented a detailed route map for a fully decarbonised nation. Last year, the UK became the first major economy to make Net Zero emissions law. In its new landmark 1,000-page ...

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ENGIE agrees 25-year deal with Keele University

ENGIE has agreed a 25-year deal with Keele University, to fund, design, build and operate a multi-technology renewable energy park; that will provide dedicated power to the University and support its ambitious pledge to be net zero carbon by 2030. ...

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