Press Releases

Monitoring software for photovoltaic systems

Aug 27, 2014 11:30 BST Phoenix Contact UK Phoenix Contact now offers monitoring software for photovoltaic systems. PV Monitor+ is designed for systems up to 500 KW and to interact with standardized and robust industrial components from Phoenix Contact.

Aug 19, 2014 16:02 BST Bury Council Leaflets about the upcoming changes to waste collection services throughout Bury will start dropping through people’s letter boxes from Monday 25 August.

Recycling reaches new heights

Aug 04, 2014 11:08 BST Rochdale Borough Council Recycle for Greater Manchester and Rochdale Borough Council have partnered with Rochdale Borough wide Housing (RBH) to help residents and improve recycling at College Bank Flats.

VW’s “Think Blue. Factory.” environmental programme wins eco award

Jul 14, 2014 08:24 BST Volkswagen UK Volkswagen’s environmental programme “Think Blue. Factory.” wins National Energy Globe Award Germany ► The National Energy Globe Awards honour a country's best environmental projects ► The award for the best environmental programme in Germany goes to “Think Blue. Factory.”

Ideas become reality in Linköping – Plantagon’s Greenhouse now one step closer to construction start

Jul 11, 2014 10:58 BST Plantagon International AB The zoning is now finalized in Kallersta by Linköping municipality. The zoning includes industrial and office operations, and an integrated greenhouse and office building by Plantagon International. This is an important step forward for the world’s first industrial vertical greenhouse.

Prestigious recycling award for Right Stuff Right Bin campaign

Jul 07, 2014 10:51 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council’s Right Stuff Right Bin campaign to help residents put the right waste in the correct bin has won a national recycling award at the prestigious MRW National Recycling Awards (NRA).

It’s electric - £1k prizes for school and community groups

Jun 06, 2014 16:24 BST Bury Council Bury schools, community groups and good causes - such as not-for-profit organisations and registered charities – could share in £1,000 of electrical products as part of a new responsible recycling initiative.

May 29, 2014 17:55 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains uses a legal register produced by Cedrec to improve compliance with environmental legislation.

Sustainable investments are winners in the long run

May 12, 2014 13:35 BST Church of Sweden The carbon footprint of the Church of Sweden’s Swedish investments in equities proved to be about one third smaller than what would have been the case if a corresponding amount had been invested in the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm index. This is revealed in an annual report published by the Church of Sweden. For the first time, the report presents both the financial result and a “climate result”.

Strategy to Tackle Flood Risk

Apr 29, 2014 12:11 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council has published its Flood Risk Management Strategy setting out how it proposes to address significant flood risks in the borough, including working in partnership with the Environment Agency and United Utilities where appropriate.