GCI secures ISO 27001 certification for a second year

Cycle to Work Scheme provider Green Commute Initiative is delighted to announce that it has been awarded ISO 27001 certification for a second year running. This is a key accreditation in relation to protecting against information...

CMS creates Head of Renewables role as business responds to demand for green technologies

Commercial Maintenance Services (CMS) UK Ltd has appointed Adam Bartle to the newly created position of Head of Renewables as it looks to grow its energy saving and carbon reduction services. Experienced in the commercial...

SCHOOLS’ NEW RESOURCE GIVES INSIGHTS INTO FUTURE CAREERS IN CLIMATE FINANCE

When we think about jobs that save the planet, we rarely think about the financial sector as leading the way.   However, a new schools’ initiative from the University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School is...

Step up climate change adaptation efforts or face huge disruption: UN report

Estimated adaptation costs in developing countries are five to ten times greater than current public adaptation finance flows Fewer than one third of 66 countries funded COVID-19 recovery measures to address climate risks ...

Futureproofing transport at the COP Resilience Hub

Specialists in climate change resilience, Climate Sense have partnered with the University of Birmingham and the Infrastructure Operators' Adaptation Forum (IOAF) to deliver a Resilient Infrastructure workshop at the COP Resilience Hub. The seminar 'Futureproofing...

Why 1.5 degrees matters

The world is at a critical juncture. Climate change and the energy crisis are creating a perfect storm that won’t blow over. Action – not platitudes – must be COP26’s legacy. In November, world leaders...

The Climate Emergency: how workplaces need to become an active part of the solution

With COP26 in Glasgow just around the corner, there has never been a more crucial time for workplaces to take action on climate change. Scotland is committed to achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by...

How to reach ambitious net zero targets

Steven Kiakowski, Director at sustainable training and consultancy company The Verdancy Group, discusses how to bring carbon emissions goals into fruition. The UN’s Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) will soon take place in Glasgow....

Fraser Gillies, Managing Partner at Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP, discusses some of the...

With Glasgow set to play host this year to COP26, one of the most highly anticipated global events in recent years, it’s unsurprising that sustainability has leapt to the top of the agenda for...

The world has changed

From ensuring compliance with government and public health guidance, to assisting in post-Covid economic recovery, Stagecoach East Scotland continues to put customers and local communities first. Like many other businesses, Stagecoach has received the ‘Good...