Category Archives: Air pollution

BAT Conclusions For Large Combustion Plants published


Thursday, 17 August 2017 saw the publication of the “BAT (Best Available Techniques) Conclusions for Large Combustion Plants (LCP)” in the Official Journal of  the European Union, which, principally, to the energy and heating sectors. There is a four-year period … Continue reading

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ISOfocus: Two editions for environmentalists


During a recent visit to International Organisation for Standardization (ISO) in Geneva, I was struck by two valuable resources published in their informative magazine; ISOfocus. You will recall ISO is the organisation, best known by environmentalists for the development and publication … Continue reading

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ChargePoint Mapping for London


One of the barriers to the take-up of electric vehicles is the lack of access to a network of rapid charge-points, which will enable fleets operating plug-in vehicles to maximise the use of their vehicles and encourage more fleets to … Continue reading

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Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme


A new scheme has been published by the United Kingdom’s Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) to help private plug-in vehicle owners offset some of the upfront cost of the purchase and installation of a dedicated domestic recharging unit The … Continue reading

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EMAS Accommodation Factsheet for 2014 for a sustainable holiday


Committed environmentalists may be planning to go on a last-minute holiday but are concerned about their environmental footprint. Now, one possible solution is at hand. EMAS (the European Union’s Eco-Management and Audit Scheme) can help to identify the perfect accommodation, … Continue reading

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New UK Environmental Regulator: The Oil and Gas Authority


As you may be aware, there is shared responsibility for off-shore oil and gas installations with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) assuming responsibility for offshore oil and gas health and safety & the Department of Energy and Climate Change … Continue reading

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World Accreditation Day 2014


This year, World Accreditation Day will be commemorated on June 9th, 2014 with a focus on the role that accreditation plays in providing confidence in the provision of energy. In a brochure describing the importance of accreditation, key environmental issues are … Continue reading

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