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Building a greener society – heat wave blues

Behind this summer’s clear skies, climate pressures are mounting. As areas of the UK look set to return to above-average temperatures, Ecology non-executive director, Alison ...

2 August 2018 Read more
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Earth Overshoot Day: how can we reduce the impact of our buildings?

As Earth Overshoot Day looms large, we consider five ways to improve the environmental performance of the UK’s homes and buildings.  Ongoing speculation about the trajectory ...

24 July 2018 Read more
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Building a greener society – climate change policy

Following our Board meeting earlier this month, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on the latest climate change policy developments…. Although I didn’t ...

30 March 2016 Read more
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On the eve of the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s annual Budget speech…

On the eve of the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s annual Budget speech, non-executive Director, Alison Vipond, shares her thoughts on what he could do to promote energy efficiency ...

15 March 2016 Read more
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Building a greener society – climate change and flooding

Following our January Board meeting, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on climate change following the recent floods… December was the UK’s wettest month ...

3 February 2016 Read more
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On the verge of a green, global revolution

Following our December Board meeting, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on the COP21 Paris Agreement… At long last, after decades of discussion, the world ...

18 December 2015 Read more
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Let’s get started: COP 21

We’re all hoping for hard and fast commitments to emerge from COP21. Karina Sidenius from our partners Abundance tells us why that must be accompanied by our own efforts…. The ...

9 December 2015 Read more
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Building a Greener Society – is it hot in here?

Following our October Board meeting, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on climate news, UK policy developments and the run-up to COP21….. Is it hot in ...

3 November 2015 Read more
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Building a Greener Society

We open our Board meetings with a discussion on key issues that affect how we shape our policy on Building a Greener Society. Here is our non-executive Director Alison’s round-up ...

30 September 2015 Read more