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Clean Growth Strategy: What does it mean for businesses?

The long-awaited Clean Growth Strategy has been released on 12…

ESOS compliance & ISO 50001 - which is the best route for you?

With ESOS Phase 2 appearing on the horizon, many businesses are…

Plastic packaging alternatives – what should you procure?

Plastic, one of the most useful and versatile materials, but…

Could the EU NFRD have prevented the BBC pay scandal?

In July 2017, the BBC made headline news when the sheer scale…
Carbon smart energy and renewables

Could ESOS be the key to unlocking the UK’s Demand Side Response capacity?

We are currently living through a time of transition. As the…

The 2017 UK conversion factors are released

The arrival of the much-anticipated 2017 Defra UK conversion…

Sustainable building: how to make your office work for you

The building you’re working in right now could be making you…

You’ve got the power. Now what are you going to do with it?

Demand side response is often talked and written about. Energy…

Life below water - on ocean acidification and the UN's SDGs

One of the key business themes of the UN’s SDG 14 (sustainable…

Driving the sustainability agenda through diversity

Businesses have a uniquely challenging mission when driving the…

Turning targets into actions – on SDGs and volunteering

As we continue to unpick the UN’s sustainable development goals…

Half-baked: where have the Modern Slavery Statements fallen down?

Over 1,800 modern slavery statements were submitted by businesses…

How can businesses act on SDG 7 – Affordable and Clean Energy

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a “universal call…

Sustainable Development Goals - how should businesses act?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are ultimately…

3 tips for becoming a sustainable small business

Sustainability and the fight against climate change is often…
Renewable Energy solution

Keeping a weather eye: 5 key developments for renewables

Reading the popular media or governmental press releases alone…

Stone & Ceramic Ltd achieving Silver certification

Stone & Ceramic Ltd is a specialist natural stone and tiling…

17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – what, why and where to start?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are aimed at mobilising…

3 reasons to rethink plastics

With the global plastic production expected to increase to a…

Biomass – a sustainable energy source for your community

Biomass is one of the most hotly contested renewable energy fuels,…

Carbon Smart works with BAFTA to improve what’s ‘on the box’

Have you ever stopped to wonder what’s being done about the…

The benefits of the Heat Networks Regulations to tenants

The Heat Network Regulations aim to improve the quality of service…

Just received your CDP summons? Our top tips for scoring success in 2017

Last week, over 5,800 global companies received their annual…

Creating resilient energy supply for communities

Resilience is a key sustainability and climate adaptation concept…

The Heat Network Regulations are catching up with housing associations

As the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy…

Energy efficiency in East Sussex: the LoCASE project

As the new year kicks off, Carbon Smart is heavily involved with…

Wonky vegetables: should you buy them?

Every year, approximately one third of the food produced is wasted,…
Sustainable packaging in food & beverage industry

Focus your efforts where it matters: impacts of the food packaging industry

This week BBC Radio 4’s PM programme has been running a series…

5 New Year’s Resolutions for a better world

Come January 1st, most of us will make big promises to ourselves…

Top 5 guerrilla renewables trends from 2016

  Working on renewables projects this year, with the likes…

What is your business doing to reduce climate impact?

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Businesses are in the best position to influence leaders and…

5 tips for combating deforestation in the publishing industry

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Deforestation is one of the biggest sustainability challenges…

The click that makes a difference

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Why you shouldn’t opt for next day delivery With Christmas…

My top 5 tips for scope 2 dual reporting success

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For global organisations, scope 2 dual reporting can be nothing…

2016 CDP results are in!

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October 25 marked the release of the 2016 Climate Change CDP…

More plastic than fish in our oceans by 2050

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Recent aerial surveys of the great Pacific garbage patch by the…

Paris Agreement – entering a low-carbon era

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The Paris Climate Agreement is a landmark deal in the fight to…

Resource efficiency toolkit update

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Good news for businesses in the North West - Carbon Smart has…

Greenhouse Gas reporting to reflect natural gas tariffs containing biomethane

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Companies that report their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in…

Modern Slavery statement – the clock is ticking

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On the first anniversary of the Modern Slavery Act (MSA), Theresa…

ESOS compliance enforced - are you ready?

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With the ESOS compliance deadline of 5th December 2015 now long…

Financial and non-financial reporting: Two sides of the same coin?

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Annual reports have long been recognised as an important medium…

ASOS continues to improve its environmental responsibility

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ASOS have appointed Carbon Smart to deliver a renewable technology…

What is your post-Brexit environmental strategy?

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As the dust still settles from the UK’s decision to leave the…

Where should I put my solar farm?

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How do you balance the need for low carbon energy sources for…

Clean Energy for Communities

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Parish councils and other community groups have an open door…

Lead, don’t follow – vote remain

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We are a few short days away from the biggest decision we will…

Concerned About the Modern Slavery Act?

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How should organisations address risks in their supply chain Discussions…