Around 40% of the world’s gross domestic product (GDP) is now generated in nations, regions and cities that are committed to net zero greenhouse emission targets by 2050 — less than a year ago, only 16% of GDP was covered.
With a rapid growth in the awareness of issues relating to energy security and climate change, and the introduction of more significant regulation concerning energy matters, energy management and strategy is fast becoming a requirement in most, if not all, boardrooms.
The UK will implement the EU Smarter Rules for Safer Rood (SRSF) regulations from 11pm on Friday 13 December 2019. The rules aim to modernise, simplify and improve existing health and safety standards from the agri-food chain. They take a risk-based approach to animal, plant and public health protection, introducing more efficient pest and disease control measures.