Bradshaw battery operated tow tractor
Bradshaw releases third generation T800 8-tonne battery operated tow tractor
The four-wheel, 8-tonne tow tractor on the market, the T800 has been a popular model for more than 25 years. It is used for baggage towing in airports, line feed in manufacturing, waste movement, bin towing, and many other applications.
Panasonic - heating & cooling solutions
Science & Technology Key for Better Indoor Air Quality
To keep our minds sharp and our bodies healthy, we need to breathe in approximately 18kg of air a day. This is a lot of air, especially when you consider that we eat just 1.3kg of food and drink 1.4kg of water per day. A large proportion of this air is consumed within buildings that we live, work and sleep in, in fact, a report from the European Commission indicates that Europeans now spend up to 90% of their time inside.
Lord Redesdale answers frequent questions about EMEX
Energy & Resource Management
Lord Redesdale, EMEX Conference Chair, says: "We have so much to discuss and achieve to drive forward energy efficiency and Net Zero," and has put together answers to the main questions raised about the well established EMEX exhibition and conference, which for 2021 takes place next Wednesday 24 and Thursday 25 at ExCeL in London's docklands.
Holding Mayor to account on floods - London Assembly Member & Councillor to speak at Floodex
Hina Bokhari, London Assembly Member & Merton Councillor to speak at Floodex 2021
Newly elected London Assembly member Hina Bokhari will be joining Floodex to talk about her work holding the Mayor of London to account on flooding. In her work at City Hall, she's Deputy Chair of the Economy Committee, and sits as a member of the Environment Committee and the Fire, Resilience and Emergency Planning Committee.
Latest sewage statistics show water companies in England and Wales are treading water on sewage pollution and the Government's Defra's plan just threatens more stagnation, state The Rivers Trust as they update their popular online maps to display how Combined Sewage Overflows (CSOs) are performing with raw sewage releases into your local waterways.
Central banks have a blind spot about biodiversity. This means the millions being spent on preventing climate change may actually be damaging the environment, jeopardising global financial stability and endangering life on earth. This is one of the conclusions of the biggest study of its kind, led by an unusual partnership of economists and ecologists from 28 organisations belonging to the International Network for Sustainable Financial Policy Insights, Research and Exchange (INSPIRE), and including representatives from 25 central banks and supervisors affiliated to the Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS).
Amazon has invested in five new electric HGVs for the first time in the UK and Europe, replacing diesel HGVS for transporting customer packages from Amazon's fulfilment centres in Tilbury and Milton Keynes, and they'll soon be using faster 360kW charging points at the two sites.
Super bugs in sewage are helping to convert steelmaking emissions into sustainable raw materials for other industries, a new project led by the University of South Wales has discovered.
Renewable energy company Ørsted is exploring the use of Jet Suit paramedics to support their operational staff working out at sea on the world's largest offshore wind farms.
Litter is a particular problem on England's motorways and A-roads, where verges and safety barriers form corridors where litter builds up at an alarming rate. National Highways is responsible for collecting litter from England's motorways and a small number of A-roads. Local authorities are responsible for litter clearing on most A-roads.
Rail operator, Govia Thameslink Railway has announced a 90% recycling rate ahead of today's Global Recycling Day, aiming to deliver the highest recycling rate of any station on the rail network. Since the installation of a Mobile Segregation Unit at Brighton Station in September 2021, the facility has prevented 160 tonnes of waste going into incineration – equivalent of 32 elephants.
Green search engine Ecosia has announced an initial investment of $30m into renewable energy, as a result of both Russia's invasion of Ukraine and the broader climate crisis.
New research by Ecover to coincide with their campaign for refillables, reveals that 66 per cent of those surveyed find that taking measures to reduce their impact on the environment puts them in a good mood. But 52 per cent feel guilty about the amount of single-use plastic they're using.
Brick manufacturer Ibstock has launched its EcoHabitat range of products designed to help build biodiversity into new-build developments and also for repair, maintenance and improvement.