Energy

Smart Devices in a Circular Economy

A Circular Economy for Smart Devices – Opportunities in the US, UK and India A report by the Green Alliance Smartphones, tablets and laptops have moved from the fringe of computing to the mainstream in just five years. Sales of these … Continued

Resource Event

Resource Event Realising the Opportunities of a Circular Economy Resource is the annual three day congress and exhibition that brings together circular economy exponents. Rather than being about sustainability, it’s about good business. Join 11,000 professionals from businesses large and … Continued

Remanufacturing Report

Remanufacturing – ASPRG Report Calls on Government to Support The Government must do more to ‘lift the regulatory burden’ on the remanufacturing sector, a report published by an independent committee concluded December 8th. The conclusions were drawn by the All-Party Parliamentary … Continued

Landfill Tax Ruling

Landfill Tax “Grace Period” In Chancellors Autumn Statement Waste industry members have welcomed the government’s latest stance on landfill tax, announced in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement yesterday (December 3). Under new proposals, a 12-month ‘grace period’ raising the loss on … Continued

Disruptive Innovation Festival

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation Disruptive Innovation Festival The Ellen MacArthur Foundation will stage the first Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF) in 2014, bringing together thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, businesses, makers, learners and doers to catalyse system-level change for a future economy. Over four … Continued

Utility Failures as Incentives for Solar Growth

Utility Failures May Act As Perverse Incentive For Solar Growth The news for solar energy in the USA is optimistic, based on recent reports from Navigant Research and statistics compiled by the SEIA and Greentech Media. The first firm indicates that … Continued

Digital Disrupters

Can Oil and Gas Companies Become Digital Disrupters? Back in 2005, text messages were sent peer to peer, and blogs were typically long essays. Founded the following year, Twitter bucked traditional blogging and allowed users to broadcast microblog posts (tweets) … Continued

ISB Global – Energy Production & Distribution

SAP Business One for Energy Production & Distribution Companies One software solution for total process control for energy production and distribution companies by leading software specialists SAP and sector experts ISB Global. SAP Business One – end to end process business management … Continued

Dutch EfW Incineration Tax

Dutch EfW tax ‘unlikely to harm UK RDF trade’ Plans to impose an incineration tax on energy from waste (EfW) plants in the Netherlands have lead to concerns over an ‘uneven playing field’ in the Dutch waste market, but look … Continued

Distributed Energy – Decline in UK Investment

UK Distributed Energy Generation Market will Decline Markedly by the End of the Decade Global Data predicts that Investment in UK distributed power generation market will decline  by the end of the decade. The leading London-based consultancy says the market … Continued