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FRANK Water goes single-use plastic free and launches #PledgeToRefill campaign

Safe water charity and social enterprise, FRANK Water, has ended all sales of its bottled spring water in single-use plastic bottles. It is the first UK bottled water company to discontinue use of single-use plastic bottles and switch…

May 24, 2017
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Sustainable water purification project wins UK Junior Water Prize

Sixteen year old Krtin Kanna Nithiyanandam from Sutton Grammar School is named winner of CIWEM’s UK Junior Water Prize at Cranfield University The UK Junior Water Prize is a national competition providing a global platform for the…

May 24, 2017
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Deutsche Bank signs Accreditation Master Agreement with Green Climate Fund

Deutsche Bank today signed an Accreditation Master Agreement (AMA) with the Green Climate Fund (GCF), enabling the bank to receive and use GCF capital and raise further funds from private sector investors to support action on climate change. The agreement…

May 23, 2017
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Land Trust appoints three new Trustees to the Board

With a variety of backgrounds in investment, sustainability and property, Patrick Aylmer; Janet Haddock-Fraser and Anthony Bickmore will join the Land Trust Board in June 2017. Patrick is a chartered accountant, with 20 years’ experience of investment banking and…

May 22, 2017
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Educating future nuclear engineers

The importance of a strong nuclear safety culture, approaches to waste management and decommissioning, and leadership and management best practices will be set out in a series of interactive presentations as Atkins takes part in the Joint UAE – IAEA Nuclear…

May 21, 2017
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Leading UK aid organisations react to political parties 0.7 per cent commitment to aid

A joint statement from CAFOD, UNICEF UK, Malaria Consortium, ActionAid, Comic Relief, Bond, World Vision UK, Plan International UK, ONE, VSO, Tearfund, RESULTS UK, Oxfam GB, Save the Children, IRC UK, Concern, Christian Aid and Malaria No More UK says…

May 20, 2017
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Country’s green spaces celebrated at the Land Trust Awards 2017

National land management charity, the Land Trust, this week recognised the benefits, achievements and value of its green spaces around the country at its annual awards ceremony. Held at the Greenwich Yacht Club in London, the Land Trust Awards 2017…

May 19, 2017
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CCL Energy makes acquisition

CCL Energy Group, one of the UK’s largest distributors of renewable energy systems, has acquired Firefly Solar Generators in a move which will increase group turnover to almost £30million and pave the way for major expansion. Staffing is set…

May 18, 2017
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Exhibition encourages citizen science

Open Air Laboratories (OPAL) and Glasgow Science Centre have teamed up to show visitors how lichen can indicate local levels of air pollution. OPAL worked alongside Glasgow Science Centre to create a new experience where visitors learn how to classify…

May 17, 2017
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Call for entries - 5th Annual WaPUG Prize

Awarded to a person or team who has either: an established history of distinguished service in the field of urban drainage; made a lasting contribution to urban drainage practice, through development of tools or process, or the delivery…

May 17, 2017
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