The Eco Experts Blog

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 10:29
The map below shows the number of threatened mammals in countries across the world according to data from The World Bank. Threatened species are the number of species classified by the IUCN as endangered, vulnerable, rare, indeterminate, out of danger, or insufficiently known....
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 13:34
The UK leaving the EU, referred to as ‘Brexit’, is a real possibility. The Tories have pledged a renegotiation of Britain’s membership with an in/out referendum if they win the general election in May. This has led for calls from some for the UK to ditch the EU’s sustainability...
Monday, February 23, 2015 - 10:13
The Eco Experts has this week announced a major investment deal with one of the UK’s leading private equity firms, Bridgepoint Development Capital (BDC). BDC has taken a 40% stake in the business to facilitate accelerated growth, potential acquisitions and continued...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 17:14
In his State of the Union address on January 20, 2015, the President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, said that no challenge poses a greater threat to future generations than climate change. In his speech he mentioned the issues of terrorism, war and recession. It...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 10:17
The map below shows the countries most at risk from climate change as well as the countries least at risk and therefore most likely to survive climate change. The data, published by ND-Gain Index, measures and ranks a country’s vulnerability and readiness to adapt to climate...
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:49
Last month, we interviewed Jerry Greenfield, Co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s, about issues and values important to Ben & Jerry’s. Here’s the interview: Why is climate justice important to you? It is important for us as an organization because it’s aligned to our Social...
Monday, December 15, 2014 - 00:00
It’s been more than four years since David Cameron famously claimed his would be the ‘greenest government ever’ when the Conservative party came to power in 2010. But his path to green greatness has not been an easy one; our air is illegally polluted, our renewable industry...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 11:23
It’s common knowledge that solar is one the most favourable power sources for our struggling planet. But for years solar power has struggled to keep the public interest, due to the cheaper cost of fossil fuels. While the wind and sun are free, the technology used to capture...
Green Party TV Debate
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 10:12
In its definition of purpose, the BBC claims that viewers, listeners and users can rely on the BBC to reflect the many communities that exist in the UK. It adds that the BBC will encourage conversation and debate about news, current affairs and topical issues, while building...
IPCC report points to grim future
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 09:35
The release of the IPCC 5th Assessment Synthesis Report this week is a stark reminder of the problems we face regarding climate change. But it’s not all doom and gloom; there is still time to do something about it. Affordable and feasible solutions are available. But will the...