Transport

13. 07. 2011
Awards Schemes can act as a barometer of levels of activity in any particular sector. The case of the EcoBuild exhibition provides the best possible example: when it launched 6 years ago, there were just a few green building aficionados huddled together surrounded by a handful...
Transport
30. 05. 2008
This all feels very much like one of those periodic crunch moments for the sustainability agenda. Fuel-tax protests. Rebellious backbenchers. The kind of febrile atmosphere we last saw in 2000. The Tory press on the war path. NGOs winding themselves up: “Stay green, Gordon...
Consumption, Transport
08. 02. 2008
I vaguely remember being very rude about the Department for Transport at some stage last year, regarding their continuing failure to get really serious about walking and cycling. That was in the context of the Cycling England report showing that a £50 million investment in...
Transport
26. 09. 2007
The biggest frustration for anyone watching governments make such a horlicks of sustainable development is their apparent inability to make the connections between different policy silos. So here are three seemingly “separate issues”: the increase in levels of obesity –...
Transport