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UK business sees benefit of plug-in hybrid and electric vehicle fleets

January 29th, 2013 by Energy Saving Trust

UK businesses that switch to electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles could reduce their fleet fuel costs by 75%, according to the report “Plugged-in Fleets Initiative: charging forward” published on 23 January 2013, and funded by Transport for London (TfL), the UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) and delivered by the Energy Saving Trust in partnership with […]

Global businesses support putting a price on carbon emissions

November 29th, 2012 by University of Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership

Over one hundred international companies, including Shell, Unilever, Cathay Pacific, EDF Energy, Braskem, Statoil, Swiss Re, Ricoh and Skanska, endorsed the Carbon Price Communiqué, which was presented on 19 November 2012 to the European Commissioner for Climate Action, Connie Hedegaard, and distinguished Ambassadors to the EU at an event in Brussels. The Communiqué calls on […]

Climate Week is 12 to 18 March 2012

February 4th, 2012 by Climate Week

Climate Week is Britain’s national campaign to inspire a new wave of action on climate change. It culminates with thousands of events and activities taking place throughout the week of 12 to 18 March 2012, planned by organisations from every part of society. Showcasing real, practical ways to combat climate change, the campaign aims to […]

Climate Week is from 21 to 27 March 2011

March 14th, 2011 by Climate Week

Climate Week organisers have received over 2000 registered events and activities for the week of 21 to 27 March involving more than 100,000 people. Climate Week is a national occasion for everyone wanting to do something to help combat climate change.  Events to celebrate the week will be run by organisations from every part of […]

Prince Charles’ energy efficient low carbon home on show at the Ideal Home Show at Earls Court, London

March 14th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Visitors to London’s Ideal Home Show get their first glimpse of Britain’s Prince Charles’ energy efficient, well insulated house – a low carbon home made entirely from natural materials. Hayley Platt reports. The ideal home show is at Earls Court, London from 11 to 27 March 2011. Visitors to ‘The Prince’s House‘ will see HRH […]

David Beckham more likely than Leonardo DiCaprio to make us act on climate change

January 26th, 2011 by Climate Week

According to new research released to mark the launch of the Climate Week Awards, David Beckham is more likely to inspire us to save the planet than green god Leonardo DiCaprio. The Climate Week Awards will celebrate inspiring achievements by the greenest businesses, communities and people in the UK. Climate Week commissioned Millward Brown to […]