London on brink of breaking EU emissions rule

London is on the brink of incurring embarrassing fines for breaking EU emissions air standards, according to the Chair of the New West End Company. Speaking at the BASELondon conference in London yesterday, Dame Judith Mayhew Jonas said: “We are about to breach EU directives, we are about to be fined constant amounts of money […]

UK in "catch up mode" on low carbon

Britain is playing “catch up” on sustainability, claims an industry expert. Speaking at BASELondon conference yesterday, Juergen Maier, Managing Director for the UK Industry Sector at Siemens said: “I’m genuinely really encouraged by what we’re doing in this country, but we are in catch up mode. We’ve really started to gain momentum in the last […]