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Green Business UK

First UK council green bond launched in Swindon
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"For years, companies have been trying to find ways to make investing more accessible and understandable," said Dale Heenan, cabinet member for transport and sustainability in Swindon Borough Council, in a statement. "Swindon's Solar Bonds provide an …

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In Britain, a Green Utility Company Sees Winds of Change
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“They're very well behaved,” said Sam Cunningham, the wind farm's manager, as she drove around the almost three-square-mile site. The owner of the wind farm, the British electricity company SSE, has been betting big on turbines as well as other …

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61% of EEF members back UK to stay in Europe, new research reveals
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Matthew Elliott, chief executive of Britain for Business (for the Vote Leave camp) and MP Damian Green of the Conservative Europe Group (for the 'remain' camp) will be going head-to-head on the issue. Terry Scuoler, chief executive officer of EEF, said …

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The UK's green investment challenge is obvious, just take a drive
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It was motivated not by a government-backed, post-flooding, solidarity tourism campaign, but the simple fact the region is one of the most beautiful, friendly, and pub lunch amenable corners of the UK and we wanted to show it off to the newest member …

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David Cameron's constituents offered chance to invest in one UK's last high …
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Residents of Prime Minister David Cameron's Parliamentary constituency of Whitney in Oxfordshire are being offered one of the last chances in the country to invest in a community solar project guaranteed to receive incentives under the higher Feed-In …

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UK, Ireland and France lagging on EU renewable targets
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The UK, France, Ireland and the Netherlands are lagging behind other EU Member States in the rush to meet legally-binding renewable energy targets for 2020, according to new 2014 data released yesterday by the European Union. The statistics show that …

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From nose-to-tail: Boosting efficiency in the UK supply chain
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Aldous believes this could prove particularly helpful for the UK's small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs), which often struggle with a lack of manpower when developing resource efficiency strategies. "There is definitely a role for … The APSRG …

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Could the UK become a nation of green shopkeepers?
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The thinking is that if people prefer the experience of shopping – and working – in green shops (because of better air quality, day lighting, thermal comfort and integration of nature) then surely there is an enhanced business case for those design …

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