EU launches green COVID-19 recovery package Locked

European Commission unveils €750bn support package plan to ensure Europe builds back better and greener

Europe, Global

Norconsult delivers double-digit growth as new CEO confirmed Locked

Europe, Global

Trump’s lost decade on climate action Locked

Trump effect delays world’s net-zero date by a decade, researchers claim

Global, North America

Talbot Analytics helps water users make smart data-driven decisions Locked

A digital, cloud-based water management application developed by South African consultancy Talbot, in conjunction with Microsoft, will enable big water users to access and interpret big data in real-time, anywhere in the world

Africa & Middle East, Global

Golder expands in south-eastern US states Locked

Canadian-headquartered consultancy Golder has expanded its services in the south-eastern states of the US to support local and global client needs in the area.

Global, North America

Cardno strengthens business continuity and resilience planning Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

Northrop switches to climate-friendly pension investments Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

‘Unviable’ coal plant project in Poland a stranded asset Locked

Europe, Global

B&V operational restructure allows environmental focus Locked

B&V’s Matt Clegg discusses the firm’s refocus on environmental services, its digital differential and how the firm is weathering COVID-19

Europe, Global, UK

ERM CEO backs ‘greeniums’ in COVID-19 recovery Locked

Consultancy chief exec co-authors paper arguing for discounts on borrowing and higher carbon price to enable low-carbon energy projects in bid to ‘build back better’

Europe, Global, UK

Tembusu awarded EIS for Singapore viaduct project Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

New date in November 2021 proposed for COP26 Locked

Europe, Global, UK

WSP links climate services to Canada’s LEEFF support Locked

Global, North America

AFRY becomes partner in climate action playbook Locked

Europe, Global

S&P Global advances climate and ESG focus Locked

The international credit ratings agency is actively building its ESG portfolio; EA hears from the sustainable finance team on how COVID-19 is impacting the ESG space and the EU’s carbon emissions reduction goals

Europe, Global

Sweco confirms furloughed staff numbers across Europe in Q1 statement Locked

Ten percent of Swedish firm’s UK contingent on furlough; Q1 financials strong enough for dividend payments

Europe, Global, UK

Renewables investment defiant despite great lockdown Locked

ESG-based investment has future-proofed renewables for the future, even with negative oil prices and COVID-19

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Why lockdown is liminal space for Anthesis Locked

CEO Stuart McLachlan tells Environment Analyst why he believes the COVID crisis provides an unexpected opportunity to not only 'build back better' but to usher in a completely new phase of sustainability purpose

Europe, Global, UK

Opinion: Trust and transparency in environmental data and communications

Market lead for environment & planning at GHD New Zealand, Stephen Douglass, argues that public participation looks to be a likely cost of the proposed COVID-19 Recovery (Fast Track Consenting) Bill, which aims to expedite consenting under the Resource Management Act.

Asia Pacific, Global, New Zealand

WSP and Bright Blue push progessive ideas to meet UK net zero Locked

Global consultant and independent think tank publish essay series outlining ‘radical new ideas’ for how the UK can deliver on its net zero commitment by 2050

Europe, Global, UK

Under2 Coalition pushes for enhanced climate action post-COVID Locked

The group, representing more than 220 state and local government bodies across the globe, is calling for a resilient and environmentally sustainable response to the pandemic from decision makers at all levels

Global, North America, UK

Many US consultancies plan return to office within a month

AEC Advisors’ latest survey of the American architecture, engineering and consulting community suggests that the average (median) company expects to begin reopening offices in four weeks’ time

Global, North America

Global management consulting industry expects 18% drop Locked

Europe, Global

GHD supports BP Australia's hydrogen feasibility study Locked

Asia Pacific, Australia, Global

Most European firms fall short on climate reporting Locked

A review of the non-financial disclosure habits of Europe’s 50 largest publicly-traded companies - representing a combined market capitalisation of $4.3tr - has found that three-quarters of the firms are not adequately reporting climate and environmental information.

Europe, Global, UK

Canada links COVID relief to climate reporting Locked

Global, North America

UK must build a green recovery, urge business leaders Locked

Prioritise sustainability and ecological restoration in plans to deliver an economic recovery, urges UK plc

Europe, Global, UK

Anthesis gets behind biotech innovator Remediiate Locked

Partnership with ‘game-changing’ potential to halve world’s GHG emissions as the new pairing boldly claims

Europe, Global, UK

AECOM launches environmental data and engagement platform Locked

AECOM has added a new global platform to its suite of digital solutions, this latest designed to “streamline environmental documentation and stakeholder engagement throughout the environmental assessment process”.

Global, North America, UK

EPA announces $65.6m brownfield grants Locked

According to the EPA, every $100,000 spent on assessments and clean-up has leveraged 8.5 jobs, and property values of homes near revitalised brownfields sites increased between 5% and 15%.

Global, North America, UK