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2001, 2020

Nominations now open for the C&E Awards – Net Zero Initiative of the Year category

By |January 20th, 2020|Categories: EIC News|Tags: |0 Comments

The annual Consultancy and Engineering Awards organised by the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE) celebrate the outstanding achievements of our industry and champion the best people, initiatives and companies from the world of engineering and consultancy. Taking place at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London on Thursday 4 June 2020, the ceremony is the highlight of the industry’s

1911, 2019

EIC pledges to achieve net zero

By |November 19th, 2019|Categories: EIC News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

EIC has joined the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE), as well as members AECOM and WSP, in becoming the first signatories of Pledge to Net Zero. As governments around the world grapple with their own response to the climate and environmental emergency, the industry campaign is encouraging all organisations who work in the environmental services sector to show

611, 2019

Strategy to Reality: getting smart cities to deliver for the environment

By |November 6th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

To read the full report, click here. Cities continue to miss smart environmental opportunities The Environmental Industries Commission’s (EIC) latest report analyses the extent to which cities are capitalising on the potential of smart environmental opportunities. The report finds that: Cities face huge challenges to deliver their environmental ambitions. Cities that have recorded 2020 emissions targets though the Carbon

1610, 2019


By |October 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Commenting on today’s publication of the Environment Bill, Matthew Farrow, Environmental Industries Commission Executive Director said: We strongly welcome the Bill.  Government policy is rightly becoming much more ambitious, which means the innovation and insights that environmental technology and services firms have is needed more than ever.  They and their investors need a coherent, long term green policy framework

410, 2019

Guest blog: Citizens making sense of green data

By |October 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dr Erinma Ochu MBE, Lecturer in Science Communication & Future Media from University of Salford will lead a session on 'Citizens making sense of green data'. Find out more about what will be covered in the conference next week. Citizen science, and in particular environmental citizen science is where the public, from different walks of life, contribute to environmental research

410, 2019

Guest blog: Exploring smart cities and lessons learnt

By |October 4th, 2019|Categories: EIC News|0 Comments

Parag Rastogi from arbnco Ltd, will explore Smart Cities at the upcoming Green Data Conference next week. Read his blog below, to find out more about his views on smart cities. The term “smart cities” is a much (ab)used word, as summarised by this article from the Centre for Cities, and resources cited therein. It is a nebulous term,