The urgency driving COP26

The UK will host the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties in Glasgow between 31 October and 12 November. The UK and Italy hold joint presidency of COP 26. At the summit in Glasgow,...

Sages teach the art of adapting to climate change

While the conversation about climate change has been dominated by mitigation, what is equally crucial is the need to adapt to the unavoidable changes already on their way. “We have absolutely no choice but...

The green pound: how environmental values affect the bottom line

Consumers are becoming more climate conscious – and this is influencing their buying behaviour. Anthony Mayall, CCO at BiU explains how businesses should respond. The past year has seen businesses face unprecedented challenges, and many...

Why education is key for sustainable businesses

Steven Kiakowski. Director of The Verdancy Group In fulfilling net zero obligations, UK businesses face pressure to adopt sustainable practices. With new legislation on the horizon, soon sustainability will be a legal business requirement. But talk about organisational...

Future is bright for Scottish renewable sector

It’s an exciting time for the renewables industry in Scotland. The sector has remained relatively unscathed by the economic hardship brought on by COVID-19 and there is now a global focus on ensuring a...

The Race to Zero will be won on two-wheels: join the electric cargo bike...

In the year of COP26, the increasing urgency of the climate crisis is at the forefront of our minds. While the problem seems insurmountable, the Bike Coop remains optimistic that businesses have the power...

Clancy branches out

With sustainability very much at the fore, Clancy Consulting has proven its continuing green ambitions by the acquisition of a specialist timber frame engineering consultant to expand its Scottish presence. Multi-disciplinary engineering consultant Clancy Consulting...

Sustainability is high on the agenda for Russell Roof Tiles

Pitched roof tile manufacturer, Russell Roof Tiles, was founded in Lochmaben and having successfully navigated a challenging year of Covid 19 is now continuing to evolve and innovate with sustainability at its core. The company...

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...

£5.5m upgrade for a greener Glasgow Science Centre

Glasgow Science Centre (GSC) will undergo a £5.5m upgrade to become greener, cleaner, and brighter. The package, funded by Scottish Enterprise, will improve the roof, windows and building management system to make the centre more...