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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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Crown Estate sets target to become net zero by 2030

The Crown Estate has outlined its commitment to address the environmental emergency by aligning to the 1.5°C goal of the Paris Climate Agreement, with a target to become a net zero carbon business by 2030 and climate positive thereafter. It ...

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Construction Playbook has green recovery at heart

New plans on how government will work with the construction sector to make sure public sector works are delivered faster, better and greener have been launched. In 2018, public sector works contributed some £117 billion to the UK economy, as ...

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Skanska takes positive action with electric vehicle policy

Skanska UK has announced it will be introducing a new electric vehicle (EV) company car policy as part of its commitment to become carbon neutral by 2045. From 1 December, with its new EV First initiative, the company will no longer offer ...

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Forbo reaffirms Marmoleum’s carbon neutrality

As part of its Live Forward campaign, Forbo Flooring Systems is underlining its commitment to sustainability and minimising the environmental impact of its products and processes wherever possible. This includes highlighting that its linoleum product, Marmoleum, is CO2 neutral without ...

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ENGIE to help South Somerset achieve zero carbon goals

ENGIE has been contracted by South Somerset District Council (SSDC) to develop a net zero carbon roadmap to help achieve zero carbon at 10 of its largest energy-consuming sites. The move follows SSDC’s declaration of a climate ecological emergency in ...

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Willmott Dixon unveils tough carbon cutting targets

Willmott Dixon targets its buildings to be net zero carbon in use by 2030 and supply chain to be zero carbon by 2040 Willmott Dixon is targeting that all new build and refurbishment projects delivered from 2030 will be net ...

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