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Richmond Station

Richmond Station

Based in a market town in North Yorkshire, the renovation of Richmond Station shows the advantages this has brought to the local community e.g. a restaurant. Video provided by the ‘Commission for Rural Communities’.

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Wind Turbine Issues

Wind Turbine Issues

The issues of noise, health, visual impact and wildlife are debated with Vestas offering factual inputs and balanced perspectives.

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Building a low carbon economy

Building a low carbon economy

A film from the Committee on Climate Change. It looks at what action needs to be taken in the UK to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases by 34% by 2020.

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Women Like Us – Finalist – Triodos Women in Ethical Business Awards 2008

Women Like Us – Finalist – Triodos Women in Ethical Business Awards 2008

Founders of Women Like Us, Emma Stewart and Karen Mattison were finalists in the Triodos WEBAs 2008. Their business is a social enterprise supporting women with their working lives while specialising in part-time recruitment for local employers.

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Brown Cow Organics – Winner – Triodos Women in Ethical Business Awards 2008

Brown Cow Organics – Winner – Triodos Women in Ethical Business Awards 2008

Judith Freane at Brown Cow Organics took home the Small Business category award at the Triodos Women in Ethical Business Awards 2008. Brown Cow Organics specialises in the very best in local, fresh organic food from beef to yoghurt as well as original cowhides.

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The Cost of Energy

The Cost of Energy

We don’t know what the price of oil or carbon will be in the future. Or the cost to the environment. But we can make a meaningful comparison between very different energy resources like wind, oil and gas by focusing on the cost of energy.

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Stuart Rose speaks to Cantos

Stuart Rose speaks to Cantos

published: 2009-11-05

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Slow is Beautiful

Slow is Beautiful

One of four scenarios exploring what the world will be like for the fashion industry in 2025. A world of political collaboration and global trade. ‘Slow fashion’ is in vogue, and high street brands compete on sustainability credentials. People own fewer, but higher quality clothes.

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Renewable Energy Across Borders

Renewable Energy Across Borders

Sharing renewable energy and integrating this into electricity systems will help meet the global demand for more energy with a lower carbon footprint.

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M&S Plan A 2015

M&S Plan A 2015

M&S Chief Executive Sir Stuart Rose outlines his company’s stated ambition to become the world’s most sustainable retailer by 2015.

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