Net Zero

Air conditioning and climate change: The elephant in the room?

The International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that around two thirds of the world’s households could have an air conditioning unit by 2050. As climate change continues to affect the planet and we experience increasingly extreme weather and hotter summers, the demand on air conditioning systems to provide some much needed relief from the heat is

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6 months on from COP26, what have we achieved?

We are now six months on from COP26, in which nations gathered in Glasgow to discuss the damage climate change is having on the world and made commitments to getting us back on track with the promise to limit global warming to 1.5°C. So, what progress has been made since the Summit in November 2021,

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How these 7 everyday items contribute to global warming

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We all like to do our bit for the planet. We use bags for life and separate our household waste for recycling. We turn down the thermostat, throw on an extra jumper and turn off lights to reduce our household energy consumption. As support for climate action grows, more and more of us are replacing

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Highlights of COP26 – Week 2

As the second week of COP26 kicked off, the Summit explored the impacts of Climate Change on the world, focusing on Adaptation, Loss and Damage. The UK called for urgent action to build up global resilience to Climate Change. Additionally, the UK Government announced £290 million in new UK funding, including support for countries in

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Highlights of COP26 – Week 1

Launching the Summit, world leaders and key hosts including broadcaster and naturalist, David Attenborough and HRH The Prince of Wales, took to the stage to discuss the urgency of climate action. It was agreed that we must act together in this decisive decade to make change happen, and limit global warming to below 2°c. Our Head

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TEAM Energy strengthens its commercial Consultancy with two new appointments

In a move to further expand our regional offering, we have appointed two Commercial Energy Consultants, enabling the business to offer more local and competitive energy services to customers. Accredited Energy Assessors, Tom McLeish and James Bradley, have joined TEAM as part of our strategic growth plans, and development of our service offering. A former

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COP25 vs COP26: What’s next for global climate change action?

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With the countdown on to the COP26 Summit takes place in Glasgow, it is expected that all eyes will be on the nations at the Summit to progress with negotiations and set ambitious, achievable targets to tackle climate change. Now two years on from the last event, will this year’s summit achieve what COP25 could

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TEAM’s Net Zero and Carbon Reduction Consultancy services helping organisations meet their net zero challenge’s

The science is clear, the UK needs to change its carbon emissions output to tackle the growing climate crisis. The UK has a target to reduce emissions 68% by 2030 and 78% by 2035, with the goal of achieving net-zero emissions by 2050. In response to the mounting pressure to meet these targets, from the

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Stepping up to net zero before it’s too late

Stepping up to net zero before it's too late

As pressure mounts on UK businesses to be working towards the Government’s net zero target, now is the time for them to address how a net zero strategy can become part of their purpose. Whilst 2050 seems like a long way off, mitigating climate change, improving climate resilience, and protecting our planet for the future

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TEAM’s latest consultancy service supports organisations affected by the updated Heat Network Regulations

Following the recent changes in Heat Network legislation to encourage the decarbonisation of district heat networks, we have launched a service to support organisations in assessing their compliance and mitigating the impact on their time and resources. Our new Heat Network Notification service can help organisations understand if they are required to comply with the

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Planning for a green future, looking past the 10-point plan

Timothy Holman

As we see a pathway out of the pandemic, TEAM’s Head of Consultancy, Timothy Holman examines what the Government’s net zero ambition really means to UK businesses and, in a countdown to the climate change summit, COP26, considers how they can be part of the journey to decarbonisation. Two years ago, when the UK became

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Achieving net zero: we need a new normal

Looking ahead to a future post the COVID-19 pandemic, Tom Anderton, Head of Customer Success, considers how organisations will need to navigate and adapt to a new normal to meet climate targets. We are without a doubt experiencing a period of unprecedented disruption. There’s not one person, organisation or sector that hasn’t been affected; and

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