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British Glass host seminar on funding decarbonisation and energy efficiency projects in the glass industry

On 9 November 2017 the Funding decarbonisation and energy efficiency in the glass industry seminar brought together specialists from across the glass industry with experts in funding and energy management. The programme explored the most plausible routes to securing internal and external funding for different types of energy efficiency project.

9 Nov 2017


Pooling ideas to close the flat glass recycling loop

A call for applications to an £18 million Circular Economy Investment Fund brought together people from across the building, demolition, waste processing and glass industries this week. The workshop, organised by British Glass and Zero Waste Scotland, explored how flat glass recycling can be increased to support material efficiency and reduce CO2 emissions and energy use. 

26 Oct 2017


We're recruiting: project officer

This is an exciting and challenging role that will suit a well organised and experienced professional with a passion for project management, innovation and sustainability.

16 Oct 2017


UK glass industry Decarbonisation action plan published

The glass industry has today published its Decarbonisation and energy efficiency roadmap action plan – a bold blueprint of practical measures which industry and government can take to toward the progressive net decarbonisation of the glass industry.

12 Oct 2017


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