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Manufacturers fail to feel benefits of 'green' red tape challenge 27/08/2015

Seven in 10 manufacturers (71%) believe that cutting back on 'green' legislation is important to their business, but less than one in 10 say that red tape culls to date have saved them time (7%) or money (9%).

EEF creates environmental leadership role 17/08/2015

James Wyse has been appointed to the newly created role of National Sustainability Lead at EEF, the manufacturers' organisation. The move is part of a planned relaunch of EEF's environmental sustainability service.

BCAS executive director appointed 28/07/2015

The British Compressed Air Society (BCAS) has appointed Vanda Jones as its new executive director.

Atlas Copco promises 50% energy saving with GHS VSD+ vacuum pump range 14/07/2015

Atlas Copco has launched a GHS VSD+ vacuum pump range that promises 50% energy savings on conventional pump models.

Firms face 'sustainability crunch, says BIFM 29/06/2015

Businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to implement and manage sustainability policies, according to research by the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM).

Prepare for ESOS now, warns Eriks 23/06/2015

Manufacturers have been advised to implement energy conservation measures now to ensure mandatory compliance with the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) deadline of the 5 December 2015.

'Big electricity savings untapped in manufacturing', says survey 16/06/2015

Significant untapped potential for electricity savings is available to the manufacturing industry, according to the latest research from Siemens Financial Services (SFS).

Tata Steel increases production after motor and drive upgrade 02/06/2015

An increase of 30 tonnes of steel an hour has been achieved at a South Wales steel mill after replacing motors and drives.

Manufacturers 'lack skills to pay the bills' 07/05/2015

Business people working in manufacturing are baffled by utility statements, according to a survey from energy and water consultancy Utilitywise.

Energy cost hikes causing food manufacturers to lose their appetite for growth says npower 09/04/2015

Spiralling energy costs are stunting the growth plans of UK food and drink manufacturers according to research from npower.

Atlas Copco celebrates 50 years in Ireland 26/03/2015

Atlas Copco Compressors in Ireland is to hold a programme of staff and customer events to commemorate its 50th year of operation in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Call to focus on resource management 12/03/2015

A group of organisations in the manufacturing, infrastructure and environmental sectors have called for a central Office for Resource Management (ORM) to be set up.

Atlas Copco appoints oil-free air division head 12/03/2015

Atlas Copco Compressors has appointed Mark Ranger as business line manager of its oil-free air division in the UK.

Manufacturers urged to 'switch to save' on energy bills 12/03/2015

Manufacturers are in the dark on energy purchasing according to new research that shows nearly half (41%) have never switched suppliers or tariffs, with nearly one in five (17%) not knowing that switching is an option for them.

Automation firm publishes energy efficiency report 02/02/2015

Industrial automation components supplier European Automation has compiled a report containing advice for manufacturers who want to become more energy efficient.

North East gets manufacturing and engineering event 30/01/2015

Findlay Media – which publishes Plant Engineer, Works Management, Eureka, FAST, Machinery and New Electronics – is launching Manufacturing & Engineering North East (MENE).

New guide set to ease manufacturers into ESOS 30/01/2015

A free new guide has been published by EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, aimed at helping to ease Britain’s manufacturers into compliance with the government’s mandatory Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS).

Apprentices experience ABB advanced learning 23/01/2015

Automation and electrical power giant ABB is opening its Aberdeen advanced learning facility to apprentices from the UK Upstream Oil and Gas Industry technician training scheme (UOGITT).

Manufacturers 'unprepared for mandatory energy assessments' 21/01/2015

British manufacturers are underprepared for the Government's Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) assessments scheduled to take place this year, according to research from npower Business Solutions.

Cautious welcome for ISO 14001 revised standard draft agreement 15/12/2014

News that the revision to the ISO 14001 international environmental standard has been approved for final draft status has been given a cautious welcome by consultancy Cedrec. However, the online legislation specialist also voiced concerns over its implementation and urged businesses to start preparing now for its likely impact.

Manufacturers missing out on £11 million energy savings 08/12/2014

With just under a year until large UK organisations must comply with ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme) legislation, energy consultancy Utilitywise is warning that manufacturers may be missing out on more than £11,574,040 of savings.

First triad warning of the season from npower 28/11/2014

npower has issued its first winter Triad warning in a season where energy demand peaks have become increasingly hard to predict.

‘Industry wastes £1.5bn annually on outdated energy sources’ 14/11/2014

The British industrial sector wastes £1.43 billion year by using outdated off-mains energy sources, according to a report from liquefied petroleum gas (lpg) supplier Flogas.

National Grid Winter Outlook no cause for alarm, says EEF 28/10/2014

National Grid's Winter Outlook for gas and electricity, published today, is no cause for alarm according to EEF, the manufacturers' organisation.

Index reveals fall in the cost of energy: renewables up 27/10/2014

Energy prices fell by almost 7% between the first and second quarters of this year (2014) – overall 4% lower than the same period last year – latest data from Lorien's Energy Index reveals.

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