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11 February 2021

Demonstrating carbon capture technology

In partnership with Carbon Clean, Veolia is set to demonstrate how the latest carbon capture technology can work effectively on Energy from Waste plants. Veolia is set to become the first UK operator of Energy Recovery Facilities (ERF) to...

12 November 2020

‘Limiting climate change is up to us’

 

According to a new study between Veolia and YouGov, 77% of adults in Great Britain believe that limiting climate change is the responsibility of the current generation and its leaders, writes Tim Duret, Director of Sustainable Technology, Veolia ...

17 August 2020

Veolia deploys new IMPACT 2023 strategy in the UK 

 

Veolia has deployed its Impact 2023 strategic plan with the ambition to make Veolia the benchmark company for ecological transformation. Here, the business outlines the strategy and reflects on the UK launch.

2 June 2020

Building the workforce of the new green economy

 

Richard Kirkman, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer at Veolia UK and Ireland discusses ways to secure a workforce for a new green economy. During the current COVID-19 crisis much has been trailed ...

17 February 2020

Recycling with ease

 

Richard Kirkman, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer at Veolia UK and Ireland discusses recycling solutions in the UK. All around the world people are joining together to take action and save the ...

23 October 2019

Paving the way for lower carbon emissions

 

Richard Kirkman, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer at Veolia UK and Ireland discusses carbon emissions and the use of Veolia’s platform to monitor and report on businesses' carbon emissions.

20 May 2019

Saving the earth starts in the backyard

 

Timothee Duret, technology and organics director, Veolia UK & Ireland, reflects on the need to reduce and restrict the use of peat and use sustainable compost instead. We often think of ...

12 February 2019

The ragged resurgence of textile recycling

 

Richard Kirkman, chief innovation and technology officer at Veolia UK & Ireland, takes a look at progress in delivering a circular economy for textiles. History has shown there has always been some value in textile recovery. ...

4 December 2018

Boosting the sustainability for UK metals

 

Richard Kirkman of Veolia UK & Ireland discusses the role metals play in a diverse range of industries. They are a vital part of the UK economy, they perform crucial enabling roles for many industrial growth sectors and are essential for ...

10 October 2018

Driving the new plastic circular economy

 

Richard Kirkman, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer at Veolia UK and Ireland gives his thoughts on the need to build a truly sustainable plastic circular economy. Over five million tonnes of plastic a year and ...