Climate change widespread, rapid, and intensifying – IPCC

GENEVA, Aug 9 – Scientists are observing changes in the Earth’s climate in every region and across the whole climate system, according to the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report, released today....

Electric car – are you ready?

Denny Carr, FCCA, Director, Honey Barrett Chartered Accountants The most enthusiastic petrolhead may sneer at the prospect of going electric, however the Government continues to move forward with its green policies to phase out the production of...

Policy needed to drive climate action in arable sector

The British arable sector offers many solutions to the climate challenge, but it needs the right policy environment if it is to fulfil its potential when it comes to preventing and managing the impacts...

Switch to cycling for the Workplace Journey Challenge

The Workplace Journey Challenge kicks off in March with employers and employees from across Scotland being encourage to switch to more sustainable forms of transport. The sum total of these journeys will be used...

CONRAD ENERGY COMPLETES STRATEGIC ASSET ACQUISITION

Conrad Energy has further consolidated its move into the battery storage arena with the acquisition of a 44MW operational battery asset near Bedford. The largest flexible power producer in the UK continues to put supporting...

Biking brits hit the road for a staycation summer

Research finds over 12m bikes expected to be on the roads with many first-time riders and 80% of them without insurance. Key stats: Two fifths of Brits (39%) are planning a summer staycation this year...

FREE WEBINAR ANNOUNCED IN ADAPTATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Climate resilience experts, Climate Sense, and water industry training provider, Learning & Development Associates (L&DA), have announced a free webinar on adaptation to climate change following the launch of their new qualifications. The first step...

How To Help Young People Fight Climate Change

Meet Susan McSeveney, our new director. Susan discusses why engaging young people in sustainability matters is crucial to tackling the climate emergency.   If you follow The Verdancy Group on LinkedIn, you may have caught the...

Chancellor Rishi Sunak to unveil £15bn green gilt drive to assist net-zero ambition

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak will outline plans to transform the UK's financial services industry through £15bn of green bonds that will support projects that decarbonise key parts of the UK economy while...

HELP AT HAND FOR ORGANISATIONS SEEKING TO BUILD CLIMATE CHANGE RESILIENCE

An international authority on mitigating the effects of climate change, Climate Sense has joined forces with Learning & Development Associates (L&DA), a leading training provider to the UK water sector, to roll out the...