ENDS Report , 5 October 2011



  • Osborne speech alarms low-carbon investors

    Green investors and NGOs are worried by the chancellor’s new commitment to water down post-2020 domestic greenhouse gas targets in 2014 unless the EU sets comparable measures
  • Businesses back new GHG standards

    Full emissions disclosure should be boosted by a new greenhouse gas standard for supply chains, while a new carbon footprinting standard for products has similarities with the revised PAS 2050
  • High-carbon lending: how the big four compare

    The UK’s big four banks want to help finance the UK’s transition to a low-carbon economy, but continue to pump billions of pounds into fossil fuels. James Richens investigates

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ENDS Lecture 2011. 20th October 6.15pm, Business Design Centre, London.

Paradise Regained? Making Sustainable Development Real. An exploration into what needs to change to bring sustainable development closer to reality. Jane Davidson, former Minister for Environment and Sustainability in Wales, and now director of the new Institute for Sustainability Practice, Innovation and Resource Effectiveness at Trinity St David University in south-west Wales, will give the fourth ENDS annual lecture. Sign up for your complimentary place today. Places limited.


ENDS Europe Breakfast Seminar: International aviation in the EU ETS: has the EU overstepped the mark?

Reserve your free place at the ENDS Europe Breakfast Seminar: 'International aviation in the EU ETS: has the EU overstepped the mark?' – 21 October, 8.30am, The Carbon Show, Business Design Centre, London. Discuss the latest legal policy updates, and the implications and challenges of regulating aviation emissions. Email: rory.bobcock@haymarket.com


The Carbon Show 2011 - Seminars filling up fast!

Seminars are filling up fast at The Carbon Show 2011. The show is this year's must-attend event for all professionals involved in carbon and emissions reduction. Hear from the experts in seminar streams dedicated to Carbon Management, Climate Finance, CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme and Green Technology & Renewable Energy. Book your seminar place today at www.thecarbonshow.com/