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English Brewery Reduces Energy Cost Per Litre By More Than 80%

    English Brewery Reduces Energy Cost Per Litre By More Than 80%

Babcock Wanson’s TPC 400B Thermal Fluid Heater has been installed into Freedom Brewery’s Abbots Bromley site in Staffordshire as part of its Wort Boiler system.  Together with many other updates

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Irish Agri-Tech Firm BHSL Enters US Market with $3 Million Poultry Pilot Project

    Irish Agri-Tech Firm BHSL Enters US Market with $3 Million Poultry Pilot Project

Irish agri-tech business BHSL has agreed a $3 million pilot project with the State of Maryland to trial its pioneering manure-to-energy technology which is aimed at transforming the environmental impact

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A ‘Smart Factory’ For Nestlé Vera Naturae

    A ‘Smart Factory’ For Nestlé Vera Naturae

A new state-of-the art bottling plant for Nestlé Vera Naturae mineral water has been opened in Castrocielo in Italy. The factory, built at a cost of over SFr17 million (€16

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Heineken Ireland’s Brewery Marks 160 Years in Ireland

    Heineken Ireland’s Brewery Marks 160 Years in Ireland

HEINEKEN Ireland, a leading beer and cider company, has published its sustainability report for 2015, demonstrating that sustainability is embedded throughout the business and is a key growth driver. HEINEKEN

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Groupe Lactalis and BasePower Enter Combined Heat and Power Agreement

    Groupe Lactalis and BasePower Enter Combined Heat and Power Agreement

Groupe Lactalis, the global leader in cheese and the second largest dairy company worldwide, has made a commitment to significantly lowering energy costs and CO2 emissions in an energy partnership

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Swiss Cows Help Henniez to Produce Green Energy

    Swiss Cows Help Henniez to Produce Green Energy

Nestlé Waters has opened Switzerland’s largest agricultural biogas production facility. The Valbroye plant will provide renewable energy for the nearby Henniez bottled water plant and the Swiss power grid, as well

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Tetra Pak Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

    Tetra Pak Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

Tetra Pak has joined RE100, committing to increase its use of renewable electricity from 20% today to 100% across all global operations by 2030. The announcement was made at the

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Another Green Milestone For Muntons

    Another Green Milestone For Muntons

Following the unveiling of its £5.4 million anaerobic digestion plant in 2015, Stowmarket-based Muntons has further improved its environmental credentials by achieving zero waste to landfill. Muntons is a leading

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Powering Mars UK With Wind

    Powering Mars UK With Wind

The energy it takes to make MARS® bars, WHISKAS® cat food, EXTRA® gum and UNCLE BEN’S® rice in the UK is now provided by a new wind farm in Moy,

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The Energy Crisis is a Powerful Opportunity For UK & Ireland Businesses

    The Energy Crisis is a Powerful Opportunity For UK & Ireland Businesses

The energy landscape is fundamentally changing. As more renewable energy sources come online, our power infrastructure needs more ‘flexibility’. For the electricity grid operators in the UK and Eire, this

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Glenmorangie Appoints Aquabio to Design and Build New Wastewater Treatment Plant

    Glenmorangie Appoints Aquabio to Design and Build New Wastewater Treatment Plant

As part of its major programme of environmental improvement, The Glenmorangie Company has nominated water treatment specialist Aquabio, to design and build the core technology package for a new wastewater treatment

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Green Energy From First Milk Cheese

    Green Energy From First Milk Cheese

Clearfleau, a leading British provider of on-site treatment solutions for the food and beverage sector, is commissioning its most complex plant to date, which will feed bio-methane into the gas

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Byworth Receives a Queen’s Award For Enterprise

    Byworth Receives a Queen’s Award For Enterprise

Byworth Boilers has been named a winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation. The UK’s highest accolade for business success, the award was received in recognition of Unity,

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Dawn Meats is Double Winner at Green Awards

    Dawn Meats is Double Winner at Green Awards

Dawn Meats, which has operations in seven locations around Ireland, and many more across the UK and Europe, has been awarded in two categories at the prestigious Green Awards 2016,

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Sidel Helps Nestlé Waters Achieve Worldwide Energy Savings

    Sidel Helps Nestlé Waters Achieve Worldwide Energy Savings

As the result of a worldwide energy-saving programme, Sidel has supported Nestlé Waters in achieving reductions in its energy consumption at production sites in countries around the globe. Consequently, the

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IPN-QuadCore – Delivering Enhanced Fire and Thermal Performance From Insulated Panels

Once upon a time, strong environmental ratings for a building were considered nice-to-haves – the preserve of clients with big budgets and architects with significant design responsibility. However, advances in

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ENERGY MANAGEMENT – Tangerine Confectionery – A Customer’s Perspective

    ENERGY MANAGEMENT – Tangerine Confectionery – A Customer’s Perspective

Tangerine Confectionery is a leading UK independent manufacturer of sugar confectionery and branded popcorn. The reasons behind their success include commitment to excellence, innovation, product quality, dedication to the customer

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Solar Boost For Northern Ireland Food Producer

    Solar Boost For Northern Ireland Food Producer

Armagh-based food producer Linwoods, which employs almost 300 people and is known for its premium bakery products, fresh dairy and health foods, has invested in 200 rooftop solar panels as

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Tougher Food Recycling Targets in Scotland

    Tougher Food Recycling Targets in Scotland

Thousands of organisations in Scotland are being urged to act on new regulations to tackle food waste which came into effect on 1 January. Premises where food is prepared, sold

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Danone and Veolia Form Global Alliance on Climate Change

    Danone and Veolia Form Global Alliance on Climate Change

Food group and beverage giant Danone and Veolia, the global resource management group, have announced an innovative strategic partnership focusing on the water cycle, waste management, sustainable agriculture and energy

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Understanding the Suitability of LED Lighting For the Food and Drink Industry

    Understanding the Suitability of LED Lighting For the Food and Drink Industry

In an effort to run greener, leaner and more sustainable facilities, many food and drink companies have considered making the switch to LED lighting in their production, packaging, warehousing and/or

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Coca-Cola HBC Announces New Carbon and Water Commitments

    Coca-Cola HBC Announces New Carbon and Water Commitments

Coca-Cola HBC, a leading bottler of the brands of The Coca-Cola Company, has announced new water and carbon commitments after being named by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) as

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Mondelez International Accelerates Action on Climate Change With New 2020 Global Sustainability Goals

    Mondelez International Accelerates Action on Climate Change With New 2020 Global Sustainability Goals

Mondelēz International has announced its sustainability goals for 2020, an ambitious end-to-end approach to reduce its carbon footprint. The new

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AD Operators See Performance Benefits With Micronutrient Technology

    AD Operators See Performance Benefits With Micronutrient Technology

The latest micronutrient technology can boost productivity – and profits – for food waste anaerobic digester (AD) operators. Licensed operators are

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Barley Straw Shows Potential as Transport Biofuel Raw Material

    Barley Straw Shows Potential as Transport Biofuel Raw Material

The hemicellulose sugars of barley straw can be effectively fermented into biobutanol, when starch is added during the pre-treatment or

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Energy Cost Savings at Molson Coors UK

    Energy Cost Savings at Molson Coors UK

Molson Coors has reduced its carbon emissions by 6.5% and saved more than £750,000 from the first year of operation

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2 Sisters Sustainability Plan Under way

    2 Sisters Sustainability Plan Under way

Sisters Food Group, one of the UK’s largest food manufacturers, has started up a potato-powered energy plant as a first

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PepsiCo Sustainability Initiatives Deliver $375 Million in Cost Savings

    PepsiCo Sustainability Initiatives Deliver $375 Million in Cost Savings

PepsiCo has announced that its environmental sustainability programs saved the company more than $375 million since its goals were established

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Nestlé Tops Category in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

    Nestlé Tops Category in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

A ‘zero water’ factory in Mexico, a UK confectionery factory that turns waste into renewable energy are just two examples

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John Dewar & Sons Surges Ahead With Sustainability Practices

    John Dewar & Sons Surges Ahead With Sustainability Practices

The Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery in the heart of the Scottish Highlands is known for its rich tradition of producing some

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Mondelez International Reports Good Progress Against Global Well-being Goals in 2014 Report

    Mondelez International Reports Good Progress Against Global Well-being Goals in 2014 Report

Mondelez International has published its Call For Well-being 2014 Progress Report.  The report details how the world’s leading snacking company exceeded

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Cleantech Firm NVP Energy Among the Big Winners at the UK’s Top Water & Energy Awards

NVP Energy, a clean-tech company with an innovative technology that can turn wastewater into a revenue generator for end users

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Bernard Matthews Launches ‘The Big Green Plan’

    Bernard Matthews Launches ‘The Big Green Plan’

Bernard Matthews, the UK’s largest turkey producer, has launched ‘The Big Green Plan’ – a programme of green energy initiatives

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No Steam – No Whisky!

    No Steam – No Whisky!

One road, one distillery, one pub, one shop and one community – Jura is an island with a unique spirit.

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Anaerobic Wastewater Treatment Plant and CHP Unit Chosen at Independent UK Brewer

    Anaerobic Wastewater Treatment Plant and CHP Unit Chosen at Independent UK Brewer

Today’s best practices in water treatment, focus on achieving operational efficiencies, energy reduction, environmental impact minimisation and waste-to-energy solutions. An

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Sustainable Water Solutions From EPS Group

    Sustainable Water Solutions From EPS Group

EPS Group is a privately owned group of companies focused on the water, wastewater and clean technology sectors. Group services

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Produce World Organics Leads the Way in Green Energy

    Produce World Organics Leads the Way in Green Energy

Produce World Yaxley, the Produce World Group’s home of organic vegetables, is leading the way in green energy by installing

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Glanbia Ingredients Ireland Recognised For Sustainability Leadership

    Glanbia Ingredients Ireland Recognised For Sustainability Leadership

Ireland’s largest dairy ingredients company, Glanbia Ingredients Ireland has been awarded the ‘Green Food & Beverage Award’ at the Green

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Coca-Cola Enterprises to Invest Further in Sustainable Manufacturing in Great Britain

    Coca-Cola Enterprises to Invest Further in Sustainable Manufacturing in Great Britain

Coca-Cola Enterprises, the world’s third-largest independent Coca-Cola bottler, plans to invest £66 million into its operations in the Great Britain

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Nestlé Waters starts building Swiss biogas plant

    Nestlé Waters starts building Swiss biogas plant

Nestlé Waters has begun constructing an agricultural biogas facility that will provide renewable energy for the Henniez bottling plant and

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Nestlé Spain Invests €102 Million in Energy Efficient Nescafé Line

    Nestlé Spain Invests €102 Million in Energy Efficient Nescafé Line

Nestlé Spain will spend €102 million on a new energy efficient line for Nescafé soluble coffee at its Girona factory

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Food Grade Hydraulic Oil Can Help Reduce Energy Consumption of Equipment by up to 3.5%

Mobil SHC Cibus™ hydraulic oils, which form part of the Mobil SHC Cibus series of advanced NSF H1-registered food-grade lubricants,

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Energy Efficient Food Grade Compressed Air From Kerr Compressor Engineers

    Energy Efficient Food Grade Compressed Air From Kerr Compressor Engineers

Energy Efficiency in compressed air is often discussed in terms of the Compressor, and is generally overlooked when considering the

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Tetra Pak Launches New Service to Reduce Environmental Impact For Customers

    Tetra Pak Launches New Service to Reduce Environmental Impact For Customers

Tetra Pak has launched a new Environmental Benchmarking Service to help food and beverage companies assess the environmental performance of

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AD Shows Significant Growth in the UK

    AD Shows Significant Growth in the UK

Anaerobic digestion (AD) has grown significantly in the UK, according to the latest sector survey (ASORI), published by WRAP. WRAP’s

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Team Approach Wins Irish Industry Award

    Team Approach Wins Irish Industry Award

Dawn Farms, Simply Soups and Culinary Food Group have won the Industry Category Award at the Sustainable Energy Ireland Awards

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Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition is a Major Success

    Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition is a Major Success

500 delegates from food and drink businesses across the UK and Ireland attended the inaugural Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing

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Home of John Smith’s Becomes Largest Green Brewery in the UK

    Home of John Smith’s Becomes Largest Green Brewery in the UK

In a first for larger-sized breweries in the UK, Heineken’s John Smith’s Brewery, in North Yorkshire is now being fuelled

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Sustainability Double For Coca-Cola HBC

    Sustainability Double For Coca-Cola HBC

Coca-Cola HBC, the world’s second largest bottler of products of The Coca-Cola Company, has been awarded an A rating by

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Sustainable Food and Beverage Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition – Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham – October 23, 2014

    Sustainable Food and Beverage Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition – Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham – October 23, 2014

Time is running out to register to attend the inaugural Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition to be

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Steam Infusion Challenge – Problem Products

    Steam Infusion Challenge – Problem Products

OAL Group is seeking production challenges for Steam Infusion, their revolutionary heating and mixing process. Steam Infusion has been found

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Nestlé Endorses Caring For Climate

    Nestlé Endorses Caring For Climate

Nestlé has announced its endorsement of Caring for Climate, the world’s largest coalition on climate issues, as part of the

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Coca-Cola HBC Named Industry Leader in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

    Coca-Cola HBC Named Industry Leader in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Coca-Cola HBC, the world’s second largest bottler of products of The Coca-Cola Company, has been named the industry leader amongst

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PepsiCo Joins Calls for Action on Climate Change

    PepsiCo Joins Calls for Action on Climate Change

PepsiCo has strengthened its commitment to action on climate change by announcing new goals for phasing out equipment with hydroflourocarbons

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