SLR acquires Australia's KDC Locked

UK-headquartered global environmental consultancy SLR has acquired Australian planning and development firm KDC, based in Newcastle, New South Wales.

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, UK

Will SDGs be a sustainability game changer? Locked

Growing interest in using the UN SDGs as a framework for sustainable investing and corporate ESG performance is evidenced from a plethora of initiatives and services. The latest Insight Briefing from Environment Analyst investigates....

Global

WSP to advise on UK's first major carbon capture project Locked

Carbon capture will soon be a reality in the UK and consultancy WSP is to play a key role in the development of the infrastructure

Europe, Global, UK

GHD affirms APAC plans with Singapore base Locked

Australian-headquartered professional services firm and environmental consulting player GHD is to set up an office in Singapore, in line with its strategy to expand its advisory offering in the Asia-Pacific market.

Asia Pacific, Global

WSP strengthens carbon pledge across UK Locked

Environmental and engineering professional services consultancy strengthens commitment to reduce carbon across UK activities

Europe, Global, UK

FactSet to acquire ESG analytics provider Truvalue Labs Locked

Global, North America

Microsoft and Wood collaborate on sustainable solutions Locked

Global IT giant Microsoft is “actively collaborating” with the Scottish-headquartered professional services firm Wood to help clients position for the energy transition and deliver on sustainability commitments.

Europe, Global, UK

Australian Engineers Declare sets out plan of action and priorities Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

Kleinfelder adds Poggemeyer Design Group Locked

Global, North America

IMF predicts 'long and difficult ascent' Locked

The Chinese economy is already bouncing back from the pandemic. For the rest of the world, says the IMF, it’s going to be a long, slow haul

Global, UK

SMEC completes guide for lake shores in Rwanda Locked

Africa & Middle East, Asia Pacific, Global

ERM survey finds ESG gives firms the edge Locked

A survey of over 50 leading private equity firms undertaken by London-headquartered global environmental consultancy ERM, suggests companies that have embraced ESG are enjoying a clear advantage in terms of value creation.

Europe, Global, UK

Atkins wins Caribbean blue economy study for World Bank Locked

Global, Latin America & Caribbean, North America

McKinsey: pandemic could catalyse shift from efficiency to resilience Locked

Kevin Sneader of McKinsey, speaking at a sustainability conference hosted by The Economist, offers perspectives on how the pandemic is influencing corporate sustainability thinking and the financial case for ‘building back greener’

Europe, Global

JBA launches flood risk data service Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Making sense of workforce management challenges in light of CV-19 Locked

How COVID-19 is changing the lens and reinforcing priorities for the industry’s human resources leaders, as debated at EFCG’s recent conference. EA presents a round-up of the three-day virtual event

Global, North America

Mott MacDonald and Cundall beat peers to carbon neutrality Locked

Two UK-based international engineering consultancies - Mott MacDonald and Cundall - claim to be the first in their class to have achieved carbon neutrality globally, both having been independently certified by the Carbon Trust to international standard PAS 2060 in September.

Europe, Global, UK

Scotland unveils £33bn ‘green deal’ Locked

De-carbonisation, habitat creation and new social housing, schools and hospitals are included in Scotland’s post-COVID-19 recovery plan

Europe, Global, UK

Royal HaskoningDHV consolidates strategy with digital arm Locked

Netherlands-headquartered Royal HaskoningDHV has announced the next step in its digital strategy: a new global business called Royal HaskoningDHV Digital, led by director Niels Schallenberg.

Europe, Global, UK

Tetra Tech expands digital offering with BlueWater buy Locked

Global, North America

CEO question time: Susan Reisbord, Cardno

Environment Analyst talks all things crisis management, business resilience, growth forecasting, females in leadership, ESG, climate, US politics...and more...with the new boss at Cardno

Asia Pacific, Global, North America

Can China keep its carbon promise? Locked

Planning, coordination and vast investments could mean China meets its surprise commitment to being carbon neutral by 2060 — but doubts linger as to whether its reliance on coal will block the path

Asia Pacific, Global

Dar Group FY19 report focuses on resilience and sustainability Locked

Africa & Middle East, Global

Mixed reception for ‘universal’ ESG metrics framework Locked

World Economic Forum releases ESG metrics to streamline benchmarking of sustainable business performance with support from the Big Four consultants, but new framework has attracted criticism.

Global, North America

Seequent/Microsoft partnership in limelight for water conservation solutions Locked

Global geoscience software company Seequent has been highlighted by Microsoft for its contribution to work driving positive change in the areas of water quality and conservation.

Asia Pacific, Global

Ricardo E&E performs strongly in FY19/20 Locked

British environmental and energy consulting outfit sees uptick in demand for net zero and water support services through FY19/20 despite CV-19-related headwinds in second half

Europe, Global, UK

Global business coalition calls for action on nature Locked

Europe, Global, UK

PwC, Arup & Ricardo make net zero pledge Locked

Three British-based multinationals lead by example and pledge net zero

Europe, Global, UK

Funding the great build-back: where investments will be greenest

Environment Analyst's latest briefing explores the financial recovery packages proposed by the world's major economies, which vary enormously in their commitments to build back greener

Europe, Global

Surbana Jurong & SMEC map out Kigali’s transformation Locked

Africa & Middle East