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18th January
2021

Green Jobs and Skills Strategy required to clean up the UK's economy

IEMA Head of Policy Ben Goodwin discusses IEMA's submission to the Environmental Audit Committee’s (EAC) inquiry into green jobs.

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6th January
2021

Impact Assessment Steering Group update 2021

IEMA member and IA Steering Group Chair David Hoare, Associate Director at WSP provides an update for the new year, including a new 'QIA' feature, bringing insights from the IA steering group on pertinent topics.

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15th December
2020

Rowan Byrne: IEMA Sustainability Impact Award winner for Sustainable Leader

We recently interviewed IEMA Sustainability Impact Awards winner Rowan Byrne who won the Sustainability Leader award and spoke with him about his award-winning work with Mott MacDonald, his passion for #sustainability an...

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15th December
2020

2020 reflections: Did you help to protect the planet? How to reduce carbon emissions further in 2021

IEMA member Russell Burton MIEMA CEnv, Director of Hillside Environmental Services discusses how Hillside reduced emissions in 2020 and how you can do the same in 2021.

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10th December
2020

Kerrie Craig: IEMA Sustainability Impact Award winner for Future Sustainability Leader

We recently spoke with IEMA Sustainability Impact Award winner for 'Future Sustainability Leader' Kerrie Craig, #Environmental Consultant at Royal HaskoningDHV about her award-winning work, what #sustainability means to ...

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9th December
2020

NHS Newcastle Hospitals: first healthcare organisation in the world to declare a climate emergency

In June 2019, Newcastle Hospitals became the first healthcare organisation in the world to declare a climate emergency. James Dixon CEnv FIEMA discusses their innovative work.

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3rd December
2020

New online resource by the IEMA CE Network: Extended Resource Ownership model

Environment & sustainability specialist, Andy Whyle FIEMA discusses IEMA’s Extended Resource Ownership Model and new paper 'The Value of Collaboration for Corporate Sustainability Outcomes.

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2nd December
2020

Erebus Environment: Working towards Net Zero with Avon Fire & Rescue Service

IEMA member Colin Grenville, Director at Erebus Environment Ltd discusses how Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS) has already made substantial in-roads to improve their environmental performance, delivering emissions r...

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2nd December
2020

J. Coffey Construction - Journey to Net Zero

IEMA member Adrian Clamp, Sustainability & Systems Director of J. Coffey Construction discusses issues of leading contracting companies committing to Net Zero commitments not being possible without Tier 1 sub-contractor ...

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2nd December
2020

Even if we stopped all human GHG emissions now, would it be enough?

Clare Day MIEMA looks at whether as environmental professionals we are ready to tackle the carbon challenge and support the opportunity for mass deployment of CCUS or Negative Emission Technologies.

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