Business and the environment

The actions that are being taken by governments to combat climate change will have a significant impact on businesses over the coming years. As well as helping to safeguard the environment, going 'green' can have several other advantages for a firm.

Through the Enhanced Capital Allowances regime, the government has been keen to encourage businesses to take advantage of green technology for some time.
Managing waste and emissions efficiently can help save a business money. It is also better for the environment if firms use materials and resources as intelligently as possible.