Another wasted decade for nature? – The latest twist in the Environment Bill epic


Pip Goodwin, Senior Policy Officer, External Affairs at RSPB and Martin Casey, Director Public Affairs Europe at CEMEX, outline the importance of addressing the nature crisis - calling on government to strengthen the Environment Bill with legally binding short-term targets led by a new species abundance target.  

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Posted by Philippa Goodwin and Martin Casey on 28th June 2021

The water sector’s role in renewable energy: reimagining traditional industries

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Hari Prabu, Senior Public Affairs Advisor at Thames Water, discusses the potential for renewable energy generation in the water sector, and how government can maximise this with supportive policy measures.

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Posted by Hari Prabu on 23rd June 2021

Planning should be at the heart of reaching net zero

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Ensuring that we have a planning system which integrates climate and environment objectives will be crucial to meeting the UK’s ambitions on these issues, says Signe Norberg, Head of Public Affairs and Communications at the Aldersgate Group.

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Posted by Signe Norberg on 20th June 2021
First published in: WCL Link

Beyond compliance: embedding ambitious environmental standards across the economy

Julia Barrett

Julia Barrett, Chief Sustainability Officer at Willmott Dixon, discusses the importance of environmental regulations and how businesses can move beyond compliance and look to exceed standards.

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Posted by Julia Barrett on 20th April 2021

Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy: Amplifying decarbonisation of the Industrial Sectors

(C) Munir Hassan - Head of the Energy & Climate Change Group at CMS

Munir Hassan, Head of the Energy & Climate Change Group at CMS, outlines the key proposals contained in the Government’s new Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy, and discusses what next steps are required to put the UK on a path to net zero by 2050.

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Posted by Munir Hassan on 29th March 2021

Facilities Management is the hidden hero that will drive decarbonisation among businesses

Simon King - Mitie

Simon King, Director of Sustainability and Social Value at Mitie explores how we build back greener and Mitie's Plan Zero commitment, following the announcement that they have joined the Aldersgate Group.

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Posted by Simon King on 8th March 2021

Fostering Prosperity: The business case for good environmental regulation

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Duncan Price, Partner and Director of Sustainability & Climate Change at Buro Happold explains why ambitious environmental regulation plays a key role in driving job creation, skills and innovation.

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Posted by Duncan Price on 4th March 2021

Businesses need strong interim targets in the Environment Bill

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To deliver much needed investment in nature restoration, businesses require legally binding interim targets in the Environment Bill to drive rapid policy action, argues the Aldersgate Group's Signe Norberg.

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Posted by Emmanuelle Dot on 15th February 2021
First published in: Business Green