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This Update is a supplement to the NHS Carbon Reduction Strategy for England.1 It provides essential new information and additional tools to help your NHS organisation reduce its carbon emissions and become more sustainable.
NHS Bristol and Bristol Community Health have chosen to be amongst the original Ten NHS organisations in the nationwide 10:10 campaign. The 10:10 campaign commits us to achieving a 10% reduction, in 2010, in carbon emissions for business travel and for energy use in buildings. This plan sets out the tasks, the timeline and the people that will be key to successful achievement of our 10:10 commitment within NHS Bristol.
This report sets out the recommendations of the Anaerobic Digestion Task Group for practical action to achieve a major increase in the uptake of anaerobic digestion in England.
from Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) on 12 October 2009 | Download | Comment on this
The Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) has been developed by the UK Government and the Devolved Administrations. Certain aspects of the scheme will be administered by the Environment Agency, which also acts as the regulator for England and Wales. The other regulators are the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA).
PAS 2050:2008 - Specification for the assessment of the life cycle greenhouse gas emissions of goods and services
Sponsored by Defra and the Carbon Trust, Publicly Available Specification (PAS) 2050 has been developed in response to broad community and industry desire for a consistent method for assessing the life cycle GHG emissions of goods and services.