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Green businesses condemn David Cameron’s “boast” of slashing green regulations

Organisations and companies operating in the green business sector have reacted angrily to David Cameron’s pledge to small businesses to slash environmental and green building regulations. In a speech to the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) yesterday, the Prime Minister said he would be saving small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) over £850 million a year […]

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Thinking Outside the Box: Solar-Covered Bridge, Bike Highway for London

Originally built in 1886, the Victorian-era bridge has a brand new look – a canopy of 4,400 solar PV panels! They supply half the energy for the busy railroad station underneath, Blackfriars Station. Built by Solarcentury, the 6,000-plus square meters of solar panels can generate 900,000 kilowatt hours of electricity a year, reducing the carbon […]

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Ricoh Launches 100 Per Cent Sustainable ‘Eco-Board’ in London

Billboard powered only by wind and solar energy sets a new standard for responsible advertising across the globe Ricoh Company, Ltd. (President and CEO: Shiro Kondo) today announced the completion of an eco-board that will be 100% eco-powered, located on the motorway which runs from London to London Heathrow airport, the gateway to Europe, United […]

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