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3 quick wins for reducing your carbon emissions

Despite the whirlwind of the past 18 months, UK SMEs remain committed to sustainability. Business West’s QES survey found that 70% of businesses recognised climate change as an issue for their...
Fionuala Lloyd
Fionuala Lloyd
Business West
Posted on: 26.11.21
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Could business rates reform incentivise businesses to cut carbon?

So, as the owner of a small business in Gloucestershire, what actions are you intending to take following COP26? On the face of it, COP26 was something of a fragile win to keep the aim of 1.5 degrees...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 17.11.21
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26 tips for COP26: What can your business do to reach net zero?

COP26 is considered to be the most important meeting to secure the future of our planet. It is a gathering of world leaders and influential politicians; the topic of discussion is the measures that...
Nina Skubala
Nina Skubala
Business West
Posted on: 12.11.21
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26 For COP26: 26 B Corporations

For the final piece in our 26 For COP 26 series, we are showcasing organisations that have been accredited to a B Corporation (B Corp) status. A B Corp certification addresses a business in five key...
Nina Skubala
Nina Skubala
Business West
Posted on: 11.11.21
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Bristol leading the way with green initiatives

As the focus of COP26 today focuses on cities, regions, and the built environment, it is an important reminder to celebrate our city of Bristol and the West of England’s achievements on its journey...
Richard Bonner
Richard Bonner
Arcadis
Posted on: 11.11.21
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26 for COP26: 26 ways businesses can get help to reach net zero

COP26 is considered to be the most important meeting to secure the future of our planet. It is a gathering of world leaders and influential politicians; the topic of discussion is the measures that...
Nina Skubala
Nina Skubala
Business West
Posted on: 09.11.21
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26 for COP26: 26 businesses in the West with net zero solutions

Our 26 for COP26 series continues, as we discuss the challenges modern day businesses are presented with because of climate change, which can seem like a minefield. A surge in action taken by the UK...
Nina Skubala
Nina Skubala
Business West
Posted on: 08.11.21
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The Business of Net Zero - commentary from Bristol's COP26 event

“Net Zero makes business sense,” said Colin Skellett, Chief Executive of Wessex Water and YTL, as 280 businesses gathered for the COP26 Green Zone South West Roadshow hosted in Bristol on the 4th...
Nina Skubala
Nina Skubala
Business West
Posted on: 08.11.21
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26 for COP26: What can your business do to protect nature?

COP26 is considered to be the most important meeting to secure the future of our planet. It is a gathering of world leaders and influential politicians; the topic of discussion is the measures that...
Nina Skubala
Nina Skubala
Business West
Posted on: 06.11.21
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