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Higher wintertime emissions?
11 Dec 2017

Higher wintertime emissions?

As we head into deepest winter, David Carslaw delves into Ricardo's real driving emissions database of well over 100,000 vehicles to explore how lower air temperatures affect air quality. Read more
Ricardo white paper outlines case for renewable power investment in Bangladesh
26 Nov 2017

Ricardo white paper outlines case for renewable power investment in Bangladesh

Based on work first presented to widespread acclaim at the 2017 Asia Power Week in Bangkok, Thailand, the new white paper explores how reforms to Bangladesh’s power sector could unlock the country’s ‘remarkable renewable energy potential’ Read more
Behavioural economics and our work
20 Nov 2017

Behavioural economics and our work

Many economic theories assume that the decisions that we all make are perfectly rational. But in reality, humans are a lot more complicated. Here, we explore behavioural economics and explain how behavioural approaches support effective policy development Read more
Ricardo webinar presents path to electrification for light duty commercial fleets
20 Nov 2017

Ricardo webinar presents path to electrification for light duty commercial fleets

Ricardo experts will present a free webinar on how operators of commercial road-vehicle fleets can develop effective businesses strategies to implement electric vehicle (EV) technology Read more
Where are you going with ESOS and what are you trying to achieve?
15 Nov 2017

Where are you going with ESOS and what are you trying to achieve?

Last week we ran a webinar that looked at blowing apart the commonly held view that ESOS is just another legislative requirement to be complied with. Here, I look at some of the feedback we received during the webinar, and explain why the next round of ESOS is an invaluable to opportunity drive profitability. Read more
Ricardo to work with C40 to support African megacities deliver Paris Agreement goals
14 Nov 2017

Ricardo to work with C40 to support African megacities deliver Paris Agreement goals

Ricardo Energy & Environment is pleased to be working with the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group as an implementation partner for a ground-breaking project supporting nine African megacities to tackle climate change Read more
Recognising technical expertise in cities to support transparency: the launch of a new certification
10 Nov 2017

Recognising technical expertise in cities to support transparency: the launch of a new certification

Exciting new ‘Urban Greenhouse Gas Inventory Specialist’ certification programme, developed to build capacity in cities to take action on climate change, launched at COP23 Read more
GIZ & Ricardo report on transport in rapidly-motorising countries' NDCs
8 Nov 2017

GIZ & Ricardo report on transport in rapidly-motorising countries' NDCs

GIZ and Ricardo launch report on achieving ambitious transport sector climate plans in rapidly-motorising countries Read more
Ricardo focuses on accelerating climate finance at COP 23 side events
5 Nov 2017

Ricardo focuses on accelerating climate finance at COP 23 side events

Ricardo will discuss its ground-breaking work supporting countries to unlock funding for major climate change projects at a series of side events at the United Nations 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP 23), held from 6 – 17 November 2017 in Bonn, Germany Read more
Setting your product apart - Environmental Product Declaration for James Jones
1 Nov 2017

Setting your product apart - Environmental Product Declaration for James Jones

How Ricardo supported timber products manufacturer James Jones & Sons Ltd to demonstrate their environmental credentials with an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) Read more
The bioeconomy – the circular flow of biological resources
26 Oct 2017

The bioeconomy – the circular flow of biological resources

Jamie Pitcairn explores why the Scottish Government’s landmark bio-resource mapping project could be a breakthrough for unlocking value from the bio-economy. Read more
Innovation in Heathrow fleets recognised at Clean Vehicles Partnership Awards
20 Oct 2017

Innovation in Heathrow fleets recognised at Clean Vehicles Partnership Awards

The Clean Vehicles Partnership (CVP) Awards at Heathrow Airport on 19th October 2017 recognised British Airways, Ferrovial and Wilson James for their innovation, improvement and leadership respectively, in reducing emissions in and around Heathrow Airport. Read more