Monthly Archives: June 2020

Little progress made on UK’s net zero pledge

By |2020-06-25T16:37:49+01:00June 25th, 2020|EIC News|

A year after the UK signed its net zero pledge and as the Committee on Climate Change publishes its progress report, a shift of gear is required by government, says Poppy Kettle, net zero policy executive at EIC. Saturday 27 June marks one year since the signing of the net zero pledge into UK

Help shape the CLC’s Roadmap to Recovery

By |2020-06-11T11:15:23+01:00June 11th, 2020|EIC News|

As the co-ordinator for the activity of the local, social and commercial working group, the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE), sister organisation to EIC, is now seeking additional input, proposals and ideas around the group’s areas of interest: • Public sector social infrastructure – Including schools, hospitals and local authority buildings (both capital and

APPG on air pollution report launch covered by The Guardian

By |2020-06-18T12:26:49+01:00June 9th, 2020|EIC News|

The APPG on Air Pollution launched their latest report via a webinar on Friday 29 May. Hosted by APPG chair, Geraint Davies MP, the online launch was also attended by MPs and Peers who work together to promote measures to tackle poor air quality. The group’s secretariat is provided by the Environmental Industries Commission

Pledge to Net Zero campaign re-opens on World Environment Day

By |2020-06-11T11:20:59+01:00June 3rd, 2020|EIC News|

In November 2019, the Pledge to Net Zero initiative was launched with the Environmental Industries Commissions (EIC) and sister organisation Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE) the among the first signatories of the campaign which also included ACE and EIC member firms AECOM and WSP. Since the launch of the campaign 44 industry organisations