Category: U.K.

Dead Man Swimming? UK Crematorium to Heat Local Swimming Pool

... The Redditch [UK] Council wants to warm its Abbey Stadium Sports Centre, including its swimming pool, with renewable energy from its neighboring crematorium. By the transfer of heat from the crematorium’s incinerators to a system that would warm… more »

Marginal Abatement Cost Curves for UK Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Abstract: This article addresses the challenge of developing a ‘bottom-up’ marginal abatement cost curve (MACC) for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from UK agriculture. An MACC illustrates the costs of specific crop, soil and livestock abatement measures… more »

Modelling the impacts of policy on entry into organic farming: Evidence from Danish–UK comparisons, 1989–2007

Abstract: This paper analyses organic farming entry decisions using a piece-wise linear depiction of policy. Our goal is to ascertain, from the available but limited information, whether Danish and UK policy measures toward organic agriculture have affe… more »

Caterpillar Facilities Achieve Zero Waste to Landfill in 2010

December 23, 2010 Two Caterpillar facilities achieved zero waste to landfill in 2010. The Caterpillar Remanufacturing & Components Division United Kingdom Hose Assembly (UKHA) plant in Leicester, England and the Caterpillar Logistics Services (Cat… more »