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Articles on sustainability


  • Sustainability gap 'narrowing', says researchRecent research has found that the sustainability gap between how well private FM providers are performing compared within the UK market is narrowing. 25/11/2015
  • ESOS 'inherently unfair' for FM providersA director at Ward Security has described the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) as unsustainable and inherently unfair for many businesses that service the FM industry. 24/11/2015
  • Amey cleans up in 25-year deal on Isle of WightAmey has begun a major 25-year contract with Isle of White Council for waste and treatment services worth £225 million. 18/11/2015
  • The ultimate business principle: FM plus HREngaging employees and injecting meaning into each individual's role should be the ultimate business principle, according to Peter Cheese, the chief executive of the Chartered Institute of Personal Development (CIPD). 17/11/2015
  • Green buildings 'boost cognitive function'An American study has demonstrated that a high-quality indoor environment has a significant and positive impact on cognitive function. 06/11/2015
  • 'Good' buildings foster better occupant behaviourOccupant behaviour is a key driver of building management, but there can be a gap between performance on paper and in reality, according to experts and psychologists. 06/11/2015
  • Measuring energy efficiencyFMs must note rapidly changing legislation and take measurement of energy efficiency on board when specifying climate control systems, says Daikin UK's Graham Wright, 02/11/2015
  • Green buildings link to better cognition, finds studyThe cognitive function of office workers was significantly better in green building conditions compared to conventional building conditions, according to a new study. 27/10/2015
  • Think Tank: Energy efficiency taxWe asked: would introducing a new Energy Efficiency Investment Tax Discount and single low-carbon levy help businesses make buildings greener rather than the existing initiatives? 26/10/2015
  • Under 6% of companies 'fully ready' for BIMFewer than one in six firms (16 per cent) in the building services sector are 'fully ready' to use Building Information Modelling (BIM) on projects, according to a survey from the Electrical Contractors' Association (ECA). 20/10/2015
  • Analysis: Is the UK backtracking on carbon reduction pledges?Businesses' electricity bills include a baffling range of levies supporting decarbonisation of the grid, as the EEF suggests ending the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme. 12/10/2015
  • CRC faces chop in government energy tax reviewThe government has opened a review of the current system of business energy taxes in a move that could spell the end for the Carbon Reduction Commitment. 30/09/2015
  • Al Gore questions UK's stance on green buildingsAl Gore, former US vice-president and renowned environmentalist, has questioned the UK government's commitment to tackling climate change, saying he is puzzled by recent decisions to scrap a number of pro-climate policies, including those aimed at green buildings. 24/09/2015
  • In Focus: A new quality of conversationThe interviewee: Bruce Melizan, executive director at Interserve The issue: Developing the Sustainabilities programme with clients and staff/ 21/09/2015
  • Rising energy costs pose threat to employmentAlmost half of companies are preparing to cut jobs in response to an expected rise in energy prices over the coming year, says YouGov research commissioned for FM firm Mitie. 17/09/2015
  • Energy tax system needs overhaul, say bossesThe government should introduce incentives for companies to invest in energy efficiency and innovative low-carbon technologies, according to a report by an employers' group. 16/09/2015
  • Getting with the programmeSky's facilities management team is working to match the 'Believe in Better' slogan in the way it works on behalf of the company's employees, as Jamie Harris reports. 10/09/2015
  • BSRIA launches white paper on carbon targetsThe government should introduce a single department for dealing with carbon targets, according to a paper released by research and consultancy body BSRIA. 02/09/2015
  • Only 152 firms are ESOS-compliantOnly 152 organisations have notified the Environment Agency that they are fully compliant with the ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme) Regulations with only three months until the deadline for compliance, according to a survey. 02/09/2015
  • Don't leave ESOS plans 'to the last minute'Any organisation that is required to undertake the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) but has yet do so needs to start now, warns a lead assessor for the mandatory government scheme. 27/08/2015
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