ENDS Report Weekly, 9 June 2011

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Green Business Awards – entry deadline extended Thursday 30 June 2011

Do not miss out on the opportunity to be recognised for your innovative, ambitious and effective initiatives to achieve environmental sustainability, develop low-carbon products and implement smart business practice. Find out more and enter now at www.greenbusinessawards.com



The Carbon Show 2011 – 20 & 21 October, Business Design Centre, London.

Gain the tools to allow your organisation to capitalise on clean, green growth – with a full exhibition and seminars dedicated to Energy Efficiency, Green Technology & Renewables, CRC and Climate Finance. Visit www.thecarbonshow.com for more details.

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Ducking the news isn’t sustainable for DEFRA

DEFRA has been remarkably reticent about its white paper on the natural environment, which it published this week, says ENDS Report editor Nick Schoon.


The Castle Debates 2011 - Sign up now.

The inaugural Castle Debates 2011 – a series of high-level environmental debates with leading scientific, legal and governmental speakers, organised in association with the Law Society and Sykes Environmental, will be held on a monthly basis between February and June 2011. The debates will address: the future for renewable energy and heat; sustainable buildings; UK water security; sustainable transport; and farming and food security. For more information or to register, click here


The Environment Tools Directory - New resource for local authorities

The Environment Tools Directory is a new resource for councils identifying the key datasets and software tools for community and council carbon reduction activities. Developed by an expert group on behalf of DECC, see the list of 55 tools to read and review here

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