UK pub retailer toasts ‘industry first’ compostable straws

Greene King expects the move to reduce more than 30m plastic straws every year across 1,750 pubs

Brewing giant bets big on hydrogen-electric trucks

Anheuser-Busch aims to convert entire long-haul dedicated fleet in the uS to renewable powered trucks by 2025

UK brewer toasts energy and emission cuts

A pub retailer and brewer in the UK has reduced its energy used by its beer cooling systems by more than 50%. Greene King has installed Cornelius’ ecoFLO Smart Pump System, which has also helped reduce carbon emissions. Following the successful trial of the technology across more than 50 sites, the company is now rolling […]

Mystery brewer orders “steam traps” to cut carbon

An unnamed beer maker has put in an order for an energy efficient retrofit on its equipment to cut its carbon footprint. Canadian clean technology firm Thermal Energy announced today it got an order worth $160,000 (£98k) from one of the world’s largest beer companies. The mystery international brewer is getting “steam traps” for its […]

Stella Artois brewer plans Olympian water use cuts

The German brewer behind Stella Artois and Becks has set itself targets to slash water use and waste over the next five years. Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) has 200 beer brands and has facilities in 24 countries such as its brewery in Leuven, Germany (pictured). It wants to cut its global water usage to 3.2 […]