This website uses cookies primarily for visitor analytics. Certain pages will ask you to fill in contact details to receive additional information. On these pages you have the option of having the site log your details for future visits. Indicating you want the site to remember your details will place a cookie on your device. To view our full cookie policy, please click here. You can also view it at any time by going to our Contact Us page.

Understanding environmental management law and practice

24 September 2009

Workplace Law will be holding a new one-day conference - the Introduction to Environmental Management Law and Practice on the 3 November 2009 in the City of London.

New help in understanding environmental management law and practice Research by the Carbon Trust has revealed that British businesses are losing £3.3bn per year on wasted energy due to inefficient equipment.In a survey by the Trust of 1,500 SMEs, almost half (46%) said they were unaware that they could cut energy costs by replacing old equipment and 41% said they have accepted higher energy bills as a fixed cost, rather than paying the up-front cost of replacing old equipment.
A new loans and support scheme which has been launched by the Carbon Trust will go some way to helping businesses scrap their old power-guzzling equipment and replace it with new equipment that’s more efficient and cheaper to run. The Big Business Refit scheme provides expert guidance, plus financial support in the form of £100 million in interest free loans. But for many organisations meeting environmental targets requires an understanding of a complex and confusing raft of UK and European legislation.
To help premises and facilities managers make sense of the sustainability agenda, Workplace Law will be holding a new one-day conference - the Introduction to Environmental Management Law and Practice on the 3 November 2009 in the City of London.
Chaired by environmental law expert Teresa Hitchcock, a Partner and UK Head of Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) within the Litigation and Regulatory Group at DLA Piper UK LLP, the conference will provide insight into more than 20 separate regulations governing energy and environmental law and practice, with practical guidance on implementing management controls to ensure legal compliance.
Drawing on the issues being decided at the Copenhagen COPMOP, which will be held in December and likely developments regarding the climate change and sustainability agenda, the conference will examine all the key issues an organisation needs to address today and looking to the future.
The one-day conference will take place at Bonhill House, in the heart of the City of London.
For more information visit: www.workplacelaw.net/training/display/id/133?a_id=3684


Contact Details and Archive...

Print this page | E-mail this page

https://www.asckey.com/
https://www.bonahttps://www.bona.com/en/facility-solutions/.com/en/
PFM
https://www.aspenpumps.com/en-gb


MOST VIEWED...

View more articles
Article image

Why the Law Says You Need a Nappy Bin Disposal Service

At home, parents are used to disposing of their babies’ used nappies the same way they do any other domestic waste - bagging it up and sticking it in the r...
Article image

Customers demand sustainability in cleaning

A new survey has found that almost four in five cleaning businesses say that sustainability will be of greatest importance to their customers in 2023......
Article image

Spotless grows UK footprint with English acquisitions

Spotless Commercial Cleaning Ltd has announced the acquisition of two rivals south of the border, bolstering its annual revenues and widening its UK custom...
Article image

Bright future for Mitie

The FM company has delivered its Q3 trading update for the quarter ending 31 December 2022......
Article image

Portico appoints two new Account Directors

Portico has promoted Rachel Smith and Abbie Smith to newly created Accounts Director roles......
Article image

What's new for 2023?

Settle down with a cup of tea for a long read as we take a look at the trends expected to affect facilities management in 2023......
https://www.floorbrite.co.uk/
https://www.watco.co.uk/watco-product-finder?utm_source=R&utm_medium=Web+Banner&utm_campaign=PFM_PF
https://www.ppspower.com/
https://www.metrorod.co.uk/services/drain-maintenance-services/?utm_source=PFM&utm_medium=MPU&utm_campaign=PFM+MPU+-+Autumn+2022
https://www.neccontract.com/products/contracts/nec4/facilities-management-contract/bundle?utm_source=PFM+ads&utm_medium=website&utm_campaign=PFM+ads
https://www.theworkplaceevent.com/pfm-visitor
https://www.securexwestafrica.com/facilities-management?utm_source=PFM&utm_medium=website&utm_campaign=MP014&utm_id=SWA23