Eck ’19 Helping City of Middletown Earn Sustainability Certification
Since arriving on campus freshman year, Ingrid Eck ’19 has fully immersed herself in all Wesleyan has to offer: working on the Wesleyan Green Fund; foundi…
Orkney’s sustainability revolution
Scotland’s Orkney Islands generate more electricity than they need via a host of wind turbines. Orkney used to be a study in how to use energy unsustainably. The archipelago off the northern tip of Scotland bought and imported all its power from coal and gas plants on the Scottish mainland.
Rotten eggs: e-waste from Europe poisons Ghana’s food chain | Natural resources and development | The Guardian
Toxins from old computers, fridges and other electronic goods are polluting chicken eggs in an area where 80,000 people live…
Corporate Sustainability: Procurement Should Pave the Way
Corporate sustainability is more important than ever. How can procurement take the reins to bring change and maximize value?
McKernan Homes secures £1.93m funding package from Bank of Scotland to build sustainable development
The funding has been provided through the bank’s Clean Growth Finance Initiative (CGFI) which provides discounted lending to help firms invest in sustainable projects.
It will be used to introduce sustainable measures throughout each of the 24 two-bedroom flats, including solar panels on the roof, weather compensators on the boilers, electric charging points in the car park, and increased levels of insulation to efficiently retain heat.
Every Premier League team ranked (by sustainability)
As Premier League clubs scramble to secure deals before the end of Transfer Deadline Day, edie explores exactly what each of them are doing to champion sustainability.