It’s that time of year again when the winter woollies come out, the clocks go back, and the heating gets turned on. Because of the pandemic, energy suppliers are still unwilling to quote for certain sectors that have had the most severe impact.
Commenting on Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s speech, outlining the government’s clean wind energy plans at the Conservative Party Conference today, BCC Director General Adam Marshall said:
DJB Recycling has expanded its operations during the Covid-19 pandemic and now offers glass recycling, food waste collection and skip hire for the first time.
Engineers from the University of Sheffield will help one of the world’s leading manufacturers of cleaning and laundry products remove fossil fuels from its supply chain under a new initiative announced on Wednesday (2nd September 2020).
On average, a business wastes about 20% of the energy it uses. Add this to the predicted changes in future energy supply leading to frequent price volatility and the cost to businesses could potentially be huge.
More than 80 per cent of the Indonesian rainforest, mangroves and peatlands most vulnerable to being cleared for palm oil production is completely unprotected by the country’s Forest Moratorium, according to new research.
Radiocarbon dating is set to become more accurate than ever after an international team of scientists improved the technique for assessing the age of historical objects.
The Covid-19 pandemic has changed traditional production shift working to new flexible shift patterns to keep the business operating and staff safe. This can provide untapped saving opportunities on electricity costs if managed effectively.
Adding crushed rock dust to farmland could draw down up to two billion tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) from the air per year and help meet key global climate targets, according to a major new study led by the University of Sheffield.