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Damage limitation

David Hone asks what measures we can take to reverse climate change and deal with the energy dilemma

8 January 2018
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The final countdown?

Steve Mustow looks at the global catastrophic risks to the environment at a time of political upheaval

21 December 2017
Charlotte Burns,Viviane Gravey and Andy Jordan discuss the complexities of Brexit, devolution and environmental governance in the UK

Devil is in the detail

Charlotte Burns, Viviane Gravey and Andy Jordan discuss the complexities of Brexit, devolution and environmental governance in the UK

1 December 2017

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Car companies urged to increase electric vehicle sales or risk profits

Failure to meet emissions targets could see the world’s largest automotive companies hit with financial penalties of up to €940m (£830m), with firms now being urged to rapidly address environmental regulation.

Technology | Transport | Climate change | 19 January 2018
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2017 warmest year on record without El Niño

Last year was the second or third warmest ever recorded, despite an absence of the natural temperature-boosting El Niño phenomenon and the onset of its cooling counterpart La Niña.

19 January 2018
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Clean energy investments reach $333bn in 2017

The total amount of investment in renewable energy and green technologies reached $333.5bn (£240bn) last year, up 3% on 2016 and just 7% short of the record set in 2015.

18 January 2018

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December 2017: New regulations

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November 2017: New regulations

A round-up of new regulations from the TRANSFORM November issue.

25 October 2017
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October 2017: New regulations

A round-up of new regulations from the TRANSFORM October issue.

10 October 2017

IEMA News

 

IEMA names latest batch of Fellows

An impressive list of leaders from environmental management, assessment, auditing, sustainability and business has just been revealed to name IEMA’s newest Fellows.

28 November 2017

Member satisfaction results are in

IEMA’s annual membership satisfaction survey closed on 17 November, and we would like to thank everyone who took part. 

28 November 2017

Time running out for EU environmental acquis transposition into UK law

The Environmental Policy Forum (EPF), a network of UK environmental professional bodies and learned societies, which includes IEMA, is “deeply concerned” by the apparent lack of parliamentary scrutiny and the limited time remaining for the development of the secondary legislation required for a working statute book on Brexit day.

28 November 2017
As world leaders, policymakers, regulators, standards bodies and professions from over 200 nations assembled in Bonn, Germany, for the 2017 UN Climate Change Conference, IEMA joined the action.

IEMA attends Bonn climate talks

As world leaders, policymakers, regulators, standards bodies and professions from over 200 nations assembled in Bonn, Germany, for the 2017 UN Climate Change Conference, IEMA joined the action. 

28 November 2017

New tool for investor climate risk disclosure

The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) has confirmed it is building a new programme to help asset owners and managers better assess the risks of global warming.

 

28 November 2017
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International standards key to operational success of Paris Accord

Governments must look to international standards in support of the new Paris Climate Accord as part of the COP23 talks in Bonn. This will ensure businesses can play their part in reducing carbon emissions and changing climate resilience.

 

28 November 2017
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