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Ricardo provides crucial ecological support for coastal infrastructure project
18 Apr 2019

Ricardo provides crucial ecological support for coastal infrastructure project

Our ecology team was keeping busy through the 2018 field survey survey season - preserving the conservation status of species like the great crested newt (GCN), while providing our client with practical and pragmatic solutions to facilitate its planning application. Read more
Achieving a low carbon Wales – an inspiring visit to Cardiff's Coal Exchange
29 Mar 2019

Achieving a low carbon Wales – an inspiring visit to Cardiff's Coal Exchange

As much as I love having my head in a spreadsheet, sometimes it’s nice to have a day out. And days like the one I had last week help to reaffirm why we [Ricardo] do the work we do, and why working in the environmental sector is so important to me personally and many others. Read more
Real-world emissions in the London ULEZ...
27 Mar 2019

Real-world emissions in the London ULEZ...

On Monday 8 April 2019, a new Ultra London Emission Zone (ULEZ) will be introduced in central London in the same area as the Congestion Charge. The Mayor’s stated aim for the ULEZ is to ‘improve the health of Londoners by cleaning up the city’s toxic air’. Read more
Balance for Better
8 Mar 2019

Balance for Better

In this blog, Ricardo Energy & Environment’s Internal Enagagement Lead Gill Pabst takes a look the important role that Women and Men play in making a better work environment for all employees. Read more
Ricardo supports launch of new local authority air pollution alert system
1 Mar 2019

Ricardo supports launch of new local authority air pollution alert system

Launched this week by 11 Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire local authorities, the new ‘Herts & Beds Air Pollution Alert System’ website and notification service is being delivered by Ricardo Energy & Environment. Read more
First in-country Climate Finance Accelerator initiative held in Nigeria
28 Jan 2019

First in-country Climate Finance Accelerator initiative held in Nigeria

The inaugural Climate Finance Accelerator (CFA) Nigeria came to a close on Friday 25 January in Lagos after a week of discussions between policy makers, project developers and financial sector experts on how to finance the projects needed to deliver on Nigeria’s climate change commitments. Read more
5-star rated openair masterclass returns to London Paddington in March 2019
23 Jan 2019

5-star rated openair masterclass returns to London Paddington in March 2019

Back by popular demand, Ricardo’s openair and R data analysis training course will return to London, Paddington, from Monday 4th to Wednesday 6th March 2019. Read more
Ricardo Energy & Environment support Mott MacDonald-led consortium appointed to BEIS Energy Innovation Support Programme, UK
15 Jan 2019

Ricardo Energy & Environment support Mott MacDonald-led consortium appointed to BEIS Energy Innovation Support Programme, UK

Ricardo Energy & Environment is supporting Mott MacDonald in a consortium appointed by the UK’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to provide technical advisory services for its Energy Innovation Portfolio. Read more
ESOS phase 2; what do you need to be careful of?
12 Dec 2018

ESOS phase 2; what do you need to be careful of?

Christine St John Cox & Charles Gaisford blog about the trends they notice in the approaches to ESOS and explain how to make compliance even better this time around. Read more
My Steak Dinner
11 Dec 2018

My Steak Dinner

Are businesses getting it wrong by reducing their use of plastics to improve environmental performance? Read more
Keeping consistency with your ESOS assessment
4 Dec 2018

Keeping consistency with your ESOS assessment

Whether you are an internal Lead Assessor or a consultant what you want to make sure is that you are compliant with the ESOS requirements and be consistent in your approach with each assessment and with others. Here, Charles Gaisford and Christine St John Cox explain how. Read more
IHRS Programme – identifying projects and assessing feasibility
4 Dec 2018

IHRS Programme – identifying projects and assessing feasibility

In this blog, I discuss some of the more important steps involved in identifying an opportunity for heat recovery, and assessing its technical and financial feasibility. Read more