Everyone knows that we are facing a climate change emergency, and that the transition to zero carbon will be an important business priority over the next ten to 20 years. The UK government has set a target to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, which is expected to result in increasing legislation, as well as incentives, to ensure businesses play their part.
3rd February 2020
To build a business case for the zero-carbon transition, it’s necessary to identify why a business should invest in the change. Matt Dracup, ENGIE’s Industrial Energy Service Director, and Richard Sulley, Senior Energy and Sustainability Manager explain the financial, regulatory and societal drivers behind the transition and how to quantify the impact a business is currently having on global emissions.
30th January 2020
The vehicles on our roads have a major role to play in achieving the government’s zero-carbon targets. Emissions from vehicles are significant contributors to air pollution and climate change.
27th January 2020
With growing concern about climate change and increasing pressure to reduce carbon emissions, businesses are putting zero-carbon targets at the top of the agenda. But making the transition to carbon neutrality is a complex process, affecting all aspects of an organisation’s operations and activities. Graham Oxley, Managing Director of Energy with Services at ENGIE explains.
27th November 2019
The ability to store energy on site and use that power when required is an increasingly important capability for large manufacturing and industrial sites, says Graham Oxley, ENGIE's Managing Director of Energy with Services.
30th October 2019
For businesses on the road to achieving zero carbon, tackling energy consumption is one of the most important priorities. Energy can be a major contributor to an organisation’s carbon footprint, so a combination of reducing usage and buying from renewable sources can go a long way towards achieving zero-carbon goals. Among the many decarbonisation options available, corporate power purchase agreements (CPPAs) are becoming an increasingly attractive choice for many large businesses. Russell Reading, ENGIE’s Energy and Renewables Origination Director, explains why.
7th October 2019
ENGIE's Smart Buildings Managing Director, James Spires, discusses how he got into the industry and looks at new innovations in the sector.
30th September 2019
Pressure is mounting on businesses to make the transition to zero carbon. But the road to carbon neutrality can be a rocky one, with many obstacles in the way. Achieving zero-carbon status requires a coordinated, determined approach from every area of a business, covering every aspect of its operations. In this article, Graham Oxley, ENGIE Managing Director of Energy with Services examines the barriers to carbon reduction and how businesses can navigate the vital transition to zero carbon.
27th September 2019
With the ESOS Phase 2 deadline rapidly approaching, most large businesses will be auditing their energy use. While many businesses view this process as simply another tick in their compliance checklist, we see it as a huge opportunity to identify and create long-term energy and carbon savings.
19th September 2019