11 EU countries achieve their 2020 renewable energy targets early

Eleven EU countries have already achieved their individual 2020 targets for renewable energy generation, with Sweden outperforming every other member state.

Energy | Climate change | Renewable | 15 February 2019

Huge savings identified for restaurants tackling food waste

Restaurants could save £7 for every £1 they invest in reducing the amount of food waste they produce in their kitchens, a first-of-its-kind study has found.

15 February 2019

FTSE 100 pension schemes remain ‘highly exposed’ to climate risks

The UK’s 100 largest listed companies are leaving their workers’ pension savings highly exposed to climate risks, research by the ShareAction charity has revealed.

12 February 2019



Down to business

Nick Molho is a leading advocate of the business case for strong environmental regulation. The Aldersgate Group executive director tells Huw Morris about the major opportunities in moving to a low-carbon economy.

1 February 2019

The shape of water

Carbon footprints can help us mitigate climate change, and water footprints can do the same for water management, explains Rick Gould. 

1 February 2019

A green bill of health

Can hospitals cut down on single-use plastic without endangering patients? Madeleine Rojahn investigates.

1 February 2019


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Northern Ireland

January 2019 legislation updates for Northern Ireland. 

Planning | Environmental Impact Assessment | Politics & Economics | 6 February 2019


January 2019 legislation updates for Ireland.

6 February 2019


January 2019 legislation updates for UK.

6 February 2019

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Get involved in Futures

IEMA Futures is a network of students, graduates and young professionals who are passionate about environment and sustainability issues.

1 February 2019

February: Quote unquote

1 February 2019

Why is CPD important?

At IEMA, our mission is to help our members build their knowledge, better map their careers and excel in their roles, but just how much of your activity are you evidencing? 

1 February 2019

February connect

Social and community news from IEMA. 

1 February 2019

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