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Transparency in supply chains strikes most people as a good thing to do. For the bulk of stakeholders it should declare irresponsible behaviour, focus on poor performance and non-compliance whilst disclosing how a firm is interacting with the entire length … Continue reading

July 14th, 2016

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Ecodesk is constantly improving as we add new functionality to enhance the user experience. This week we’ve made a couple of changes, adding a choice of homepage plus a visual customer management screen. Read on… Home Page When you log … Continue reading

November 27th, 2013

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Ecodesk is constantly improving as we add new functionality to enhance the user experience. Please read on to see the full list of updates and additions and if you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch. … Continue reading

November 19th, 2013

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Released 20th August 2013 According to technology investment firm, Digital Power Group (DPC), the word’s digital economy currently accounts for 10 per cent of mankind’s energy use; 1,500TWhs – the equivalent of Germany and Japan’s usage combined. The globe’s Information … Continue reading

August 20th, 2013

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Released 13th August 2013 Materiality was made a staple component of the Global Reporting Index’s latest guidelines in June of this year to emphasise the growing importance of non-financial data in corporate reporting, big data that holds the key to … Continue reading

August 13th, 2013

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Released 13th June 2013 Gregory Baker, Minister of State for Climate Change, has championed the importance of ‘firm data’ in a speech at the London School of Economics in outlining the Coalition’s vision for ‘Taking Action to Mitigate Climate Change’. … Continue reading

June 13th, 2013

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Released 8th May 2013 According to the Financial Times, one in five businesses hold no data about their secondary oversight; that is, ‘their suppliers’ suppliers’ – a stat backed up by open data sustainability database Ecodesk that works with companies to … Continue reading

May 8th, 2013

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Released 25th April 2013 Written by Facilities Management Journal Collectively, facilities management firms ISS, MITIE and OCS have over 30,000 suppliers. All three, which have individually adopted sustainability and environmental policies are now targeting their respective supply chains to collect and analyse energy and carbon … Continue reading

April 25th, 2013

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Released 25th April 2013 Facebook has launched an innovative live data platform which displays efficiency data minute by minute in an effort to further understand the environmental challenges created through its use of data centres. The platform ensures that the most … Continue reading

April 25th, 2013

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27 March 2013 Written by Anna Reynolds for supplymanagement.com Companies including GlaxoSmithKline, MITIE and Eurostar have joined an initiative to increase transparency in their supply chain to reduce energy and cut costs. The organisations are encouraging their suppliers to enter data on their carbon emissions, water … Continue reading

March 27th, 2013

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