Expert Opinion: EU ploughs ahead with Green Deal despite CV-19 Locked

Senior economist at S&P Global Ratings Marion Amiot assesses how COVID-19 will impact the EU’s goal to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050

Europe, UK

Climate change and adapting to the new normal of sustainable design Locked

Environment Analyst reports on an expert panel debate hosted by EFCG looking at how firms in the built environment - as well their clients and projects - are adapting to the challenges of climate change and sustainable design

Global, North America

COVID sharpens questions over Japan’s energy future Locked

Asia Pacific, Global, Japan

Sustainability steers transformative journey for SNC-Lavalin Locked

Global, North America

ERM Guyana partners local consultancy Locked

Africa & Middle East, Global

EPA enforcement to return to pre-COVID terms Locked

Environmental enforcement in the US will return to normal at the end of August

Global, North America

Sweco rides storm to deliver solid H1 Locked

Rapid adaptation has been key for Swedish group through the first half of 2020 with utilization remaining high, although impacts have been felt in construction related areas of the business

Europe, Global, UK

WEF sets out blueprint for nature-led recovery Locked

Transitioning to a nature-positive future that is more resilient to shocks such as COVID can unlock over $10 trillion of business opportunities, according to WEF's latest report

Europe, Global, UK

Antea Group reports on sound 2019 Locked

Undeterred by current uncertainties, Dutch-owned environmental specialist - and founding member of the global Inogen Alliance - continues growth story as new CEO announced

Europe, Global

Membership survey points to 9% industry contraction in 2020 Locked

A survey of EA’s global membership community shines light on the changes and challenges brought about by the pandemic and its economic shockwaves on the working lives of environmental consultants, as well as their firms’ near-term prospects

Global

RPS and Xodus team with Japan’s E&E Solutions to target offshore wind sector Locked

The UK-headquartered consultancy RPS has announced a strategic alliance with leading Japanese environmental service provider to support its strategy for growth in the Asia-Pacific offshore wind sector. Xodus Group has announced a similar partnership

Asia Pacific, Global

EU recovery plan could almost double green bond market, says S&P Global Locked

Europe, Global

New association launches ESG practitioner accreditation Locked

The International Association for Sustainable Economy, based in London, will provide accreditation and training for ESG professionals

Europe, Global, UK

EA Business Summit 2020: Could global benchmarking activate a race to net zero? Locked

A range of views on strategies for leading the climate change, ESG and net zero agendas, presented at the final panel session of this year’s EA Business Summit, converged on the need for standardised targets and benchmarking

Europe, Global

Enhanced social contract has potential to accelerate ESG investment Locked

European asset manager NN Investment Partners is the latest financial institution to offer insights on trends shaping sustainable investing. It sees huge potential for the corporate world to effect change in correlating ESG and financial outcomes, as EA reports

Europe, Global

WSP to advise UK government on CCUS strategy Locked

Europe, Global, UK

GHD strengthens contaminated land capability Locked

Australian-headquartered GHD has made three appointments to strengthen its contamination, assessment and remediation (CAR) service line and grow its environmental consultancy services in the UK and wider EMEA region.

Europe, Global, UK

Communicate and engage: building resilience through converging crises Locked

Brutal honesty, transparent communications and active engagement of employees as stakeholders stood out as strong themes during the global industry panel discussion at Environment Analyst's 2020 Business Summit

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, North America

GEI awarded Kalamazoo River site clean-up in Michigan Locked

Global, North America

Anthesis partners sustainable transport provider UBCO Locked

UK-headquartered sustainability solutions specialist Anthesis has formed a partnership with New Zealand-based utility electric vehicle (UEV) provider UBCO with the aim of helping to expand sustainable transport globally.

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, UK

RPS to lead EIA for Scottish offshore wind farms Locked

UK-headquartered consultancy RPS has been appointed by SSE Renewables to lead the offshore environmental impact assessment (EIA) and shadow habitat regulation appraisal (HRA) for the Forth of Firth offshore wind farms at Berwick Bank and Marr Bank off the coast of Scotland.

Europe, Global, UK

GHD supports Santos on ‘blue hydrogen’ concept study Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

Golder steers plans for solar in Albania Locked

Europe, Global

ERM upholds sustainability standards Locked

Global consultancy ERM has published its 2020 sustainability report and annual review of its philanthropic arm, the ERM Foundation.

Europe, Global, UK

Nijhof takes water expertise to Deltares as new MD Locked

The board of Netherlands-headquartered specialist water consulting and research institute, Deltares, has appointed Annemieke Nijhof as its new managing director.

Europe, Global

Arup cuts 350 UK jobs Locked

London-headquartered engineering, design and environmental consultancy Arup has announced a redundancy programme impacting 350 UK employees - equivalent to around 5% of its domestic headcount - due to the impacts of COVID-19.

Europe, Global, UK

Sustainable growth focus pays off for SMEC Locked

Australian player achieves double-digit increase in water & environment divisional revenues through 2019; SMEC chief exec outlines strong growth opportunities in spite of COVID challenges

Low-carbon plan is ‘laundry list’ say US Republicans Locked

Americans face stark choices after COVID and the presidential election –  a green ‘new deal’ or more deregulation and carbon-friendly growth

Global, North America

Finance sector urged to set biodiversity targets Locked

Europe, Global, North America, UK

RPS strengthens New Zealand team Locked

Asia Pacific, Global