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'Fiendishly complicated': Inside Nationwide Building Society's push for a green home retrofit wave

Sustainability lead Claire Tracey chats to BusinessGreen about the 1.5 million properties on Nationwide's mortgage books, all which need decarbonising if it is to meet its 2050 net zero goal With more than 1.5 million properties on its mortgage books, Nationwide Building Society's ability to reach net zero by... go to Article >

Net Zero Festival: Negative emissions - capturing the opportunity

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

VIDEO: Dr Steve Smith from Oxford University's Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment chats to James Murray about the challenges and potential of negative emissions technologies Carbon reduction strategies are no... read more

The critical role of biodiversity in creating business value

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Industry Voice: A recent study by Boston Consulting Group underscores the huge economic value created through biodiversity — and how pressures on natural ecosystems poses risks to business growth The value of biodiversity... read more

The Net Zero Strategy: All the top announcements at a glance

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

BusinessGreen's all-you-need-to-know guide to the raft of policies and spending commitments contained in the government's flagship roadmap for achieving net zero emissions by 2050 After months of speculation, Ministers... read more

The Net Zero Strategy: The Reaction

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

BusinessGreen rounds up the best of the reaction from the low carbon economy to the government's flagship roadmap for achieving net zero emissions by 2050 The Net Zero Strategy has been published, and the response is... read more

Net Zero Strategy: Government unveils historic plan to make UK 'fighting fit' for the global green industrial revolution

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Boris Johnson declares 'our strategy sets the example for other countries to build back greener too as we lead the charge towards global net zero' The government has today published a landmark Net Zero Strategy, detailing... read more

Heat and Buildings Strategy: The Reaction

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Is the long-awaited plan 'a massive milestone in our fight against climate change' or 'a meagre, unambitious and wholly inadequate response'? The government last night announced its long-awaited Heat and Buildings... read more

Iberdrola floats £6bn boost for UK offshore wind industry

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Leading utility Iberdrola announces new investment plans at today’s Global Investment Summit Leading renewable energy utility Iberdrola is set to invest an additional £6bn in its offshore wind farm development off the... read more

'Headline commitments are no longer enough': Why the Treasury is to require firms to develop net zero plans

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Treasury's plan to mandate that 'certain' firms and financiers establish credible transition plans have been warmly be green campaigners and sustainable investment experts Large companies and investors that fail to set... read more

'World first': Room2 debuts 'whole life' net zero hotel in Chiswick

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

New hotel promises to be net zero carbon from its construction right through to its operation Room2, the studio rental hotel brand, has announced it is to open the world's first net zero carbon hotel in London this... read more

Sustainable Clothing Action Plan exceeds carbon and water targets

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

But WRAP confirms companies signed up to industry-wide initiative missed waste reduction goals Leading waste charity WRAP today published its final report for the Sustainable Clothing Action Plan, as it simultaneously... read more

Modern-day windcatchers: How we can protect ourselves and the planet against heat

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Government, business and consumers must work together to slash the emissions of air conditioners and fridges as temperatures rise around the globe and demand for 'cooling systems' snowballs, argues Arçelik CEO Hakan Bulgurlu... read more