Extreme heat in the workplace: How to keep factory & warehouse staff safe and comfortable

With England experiencing its first ever red warning for extreme heat this week, raised temperatures in the workplace have the potential to become a health and safety issue as employers struggle to keep working areas within the recommended temperatures. In line with this concern, the Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called for a legally enforceable […]

Industry Spotlight: Delivering renewable heat – a 2020 vision…

In my previous column, I looked back on the renewable energy targets that were set across the UK in 2009 and looked ahead to consider the likelihood of these being met by 2020. The biomass heat sector is experiencing low growth at present, primarily due to the collapse in fossil fuel prices and continuing RHI […]