Market Intelligence Service

Rebranded ERM forges digital partnerships for climate and ESG Locked

Greenomy and Watershed, both recently partnered with the newly-rebranded UK-headquartered global consultancy, provide ESG reporting and net zero accounting technology respectively.

Global, North America, UK

Investors flock to ‘nature intelligence’ technology Locked

eDNA technology for biodiversity monitoring sees growing demand with the release of nature-related disclosure recommendations.


ICMM publishes emissions reporting guidance for the mining industry Locked

Standardised framework for is expected to help the industry decarbonise and work towards net zero goals.

Global, UK

Anthesis secures additional minority investor Locked

Tikehau Capital takes stake in London-based sustainability advisory and solutions specialist in line with its portfolio decarbonisation strategy, to help realise Anthesis’ global growth ambitions.

Europe, Global, UK

Government funds AI projects for net zero

Competition encourages energy firms, software developers and innovators to apply to be part of the government’s £1bn Net Zero Innovation Portfolio.


Views sought on a ‘nature positive’ Scotland Locked

Scotland has committed to conserving 30% of land for nature by 2030, halting biodiversity loss by 2030 and reversing decline by 2045.


Local authorities want more powers to take a lead on nature Locked

Nature recovery is hampered by fragmented policies, constrained resources and short-term, competitive funding, says report.


UK Business Summit: Standardising practices and sharing supply chains to turn threats into opportunities

Phil Rozier of Lucion Group shares insights on managing disruptors to the environmental and sustainability consulting market, ahead of a panel discussion at our UK Business Summit.


‘Pick and mix’ approach allows greenhouse gas under-reporting Locked

Choice of method and dataset could result in variation in emissions totals as great as seven times between the best and worst possible.


Ownership and purpose guide decades-long path to success Locked

LUC is committed to growth — but not at any cost. Managing director Jon Grantham tells the story of the firm’s distinctive, mission-driven ethos and employee-owned structure.


Rebuilding trust in offsets as part of the net zero toolbox Locked

As carbon offsets come under increasing scrutiny, Andy Greenall, director of the British-based RSK company Nature Positive, explains how the VCMI code can help them regain credibility.

Global, UK

Construction major Arup invests in ESG software for finance Locked

Move is intended to encourage increased green financing within the private equity sector.

Europe, Global, UK

‘Prepare early’ for CSRD, urges KPMG Locked

From 2024, 50,000 EU businesses will be subject to detailed sustainability reporting requirements. It is feared that some will be caught off guard.

Europe, Global, UK

‘Not all carbon credits are equal’, says BeZero Locked

New system claims to calculate accurately how many carbon credits should be purchased to make tonne-based emission reduction claims.

Europe, Global, Latin America & Caribbean, UK

Water security ‘good for business’ says CDP Locked

More than 1,100 CEOs told CDP that their annual performance reviews are tied to the achievement of water goals.

Europe, Global, UK

Interactive map provides real-time view of supply chain laws Locked

Online tool provides up-to-date information for businesses looking to minimise supply chain risk.

Europe, Global, UK

When science meets ESG: the art of growing sustainably Locked

APEM has a new, determined CEO. Leah McGimpsey, formerly its chief strategy officer and bringing experience in finance, business strategy and sport, reveals her ambitions for the role.


RSK revenue exceeds £1bn as growth journey continues  Locked

Strategic growth plans are based on the UN SDGs, with ambitions to quadruple revenue to £5bn by 2030, continuing a prolific M&A campaign. The firm seeks new investors and partners.

Europe, Global, UK

Third of businesses perceive cost as biggest barrier to sustainability Locked

Support for circular economy and sustainability hampered by confusion and misconceptions, finds survey from Biffa and YouGov.


ERM leads ESIA for Cornish Lithium mine Locked

Sustainability consultancy to support cornerstone UK energy transition project with environmental and social impact assessment studies.


Climate laws trigger boom in carbon software market Locked

Expert Opinion: An ecosystem of start-ups aimed at helping companies adapt to new carbon reporting requirements is emerging — and investors are taking notice.


Water neutrality should underpin all development Locked

Expert Opinion: Legislative reforms and systemic change are needed to ensure the powerful concept of water neutrality is implemented at all levels, says Rickesh Miyangar of Ramboll.


Large businesses ‘woefully unprepared’ for sustainability reporting Locked

The EU’s Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive will require large and listed companies to publish regular reports on how their activities impact on people and the environment.


PwC offers climate risk modelling service Locked

Professional services major adopts digital-twin tech platform to help organisations stress test their operations and supply chains against climate change risk.


Flood fears drive revenue growth for GeoSmart Locked

Shrewsbury-based flood and contaminated land specialist reveals that local authorities are insisting on more detailed information from developers.


Cities report extreme heat as most widespread threat Locked

Data collected by the CDP points to extreme heat as the most commonly reported climate threat for big cities. Focus and fast action are needed from governments, says the organisation.


Latest deal expands Anthesis’ presence in Latin America — and its digital portfolio Locked

Acquisition of ConTREEbute sustainability and offsetting consultancy in Columbia adds 70 staff in two offices and new clients across the region.

Asia Pacific, Global, Latin America & Caribbean, UK

Government changes nutrient neutrality laws Locked

It argues that over 100,000 homes are being held up due to defective EU laws which will be unblocked between now and 2030, delivering an estimated £18bn boost to the economy.


Integrating and operationalising your net zero strategy

Many companies that have set ambitious net zero strategies are now finding it difficult to actually embed these strategies throughout their company’s operations, and implement real change. Ricardo's Dr Daniel Strosnider offers tips on how to integrate and operationalise your net zero strategy.

Global, UK

Moving towards meaningful progress in ESG impact

Alan Kao, global director, ESG services at Ramboll shares his expert opinion on driving real, meaningful and measurable progress with ESG

Global, UK