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The low carbon economy can foster May’s ‘country that works for everyone’

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The low carbon economy poses a major opportunity to fulfil the new Prime Minister's vision post-Brexit, argues Nick Molho, executive director at the Aldersgate Group.


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Posted by Nick Molho on 15th July 2016
First published in: Ethical Corporation

HM Treasury’s role in our low carbon future

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In the current climate of political uncertainty, HM Treasury has a huge role to play in supporting business expectations on the sustainability agenda and pushing the agenda forward, argues Rob Lambe, Director of the Aldersgate Group, and Managing Director of Willmott Dixon Re-Thinking.


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Posted by Rob Lambe on 4th July 2016

Post referendum, the UK must continue to lead on environmental issues

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Following a referendum campaign that paid very little attention to the environment, it is in the UK’s interest to lead on environmental and low carbon economy issues argues Nick Molho, executive director of the Aldersgate Group.


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Posted by Nick Molho on 23rd June 2016
First published in: Economist Insights

Driving on Sunshine

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Chris Tuppen of the Aldersgate Group shows how a small scale example demonstrates the importance of smart grids and ICT solutions in cutting carbon emissions and meeting some of the Government’s ‘modern transport’ objectives announced in the recent Queen’s Speech.


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Posted by Chris Tuppen on 26th May 2016

Why EU environmental policy adds value to UK business

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Despite the need for some improvements, EU environmental policy has on balance been positive for UK businesses, argues Nick Molho, executive director at the Aldersgate Group.


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Posted by Nick Molho on 20th April 2016
First published in: Economist Insights

Circular economy package: A more circular economy is essential to delivering the Paris climate deal

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Beyond energy use, the Paris climate change deal challenges economies to become far more resource efficient across a range of materials. The EU Commission’s Circular Economy Package could help achieve this, especially if it considers the enabling role of technology, says Steven Moore of BT.


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Posted by Steven Moore on 9th February 2016
First published in: BlogActiv

Why the circular economy package is a step forward

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Ian Ellison, Sustainability Manager at Jaguar Land Rover, carries out his acid test of the EU circular economy package. Will it help Jaguar Land Rover create sustainable solutions across its value chain?


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Posted by Ian Ellison on 28th January 2016
First published in: BlogActiv

Post-Paris: Building the business case for change

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Nestlé's Anna Turrell reflects on their climate change initiatives and outlines four key focus areas for UK policy following last month's Paris negotiations.


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Posted by Anna Turrell on 20th January 2016