Bringing diversity to the board table – and beyond

The underrepresentation of women on executive boards has garnered media attention in recent months. What’s gained less attention are the striking benefits diverse boards bring to businesses, so we thought it was time to redress...

Striking the right note

Named as one of the ‘100 women to watch’ in Cranfield University’s female FTSE board report in 2017 and 2018, it’s no surprise that Lindsey Rix has been unanimously elected as the Deputy Chair...

ScottishPower Renewables celebrates landmark ‘first blade’ for East Anglia ONE windfarm

The 75-metre long blades are being made at Siemens Gamesa’s Hull factory demonstrating ScottishPower Renewables’ commitment to UK content. Production of the first wind turbine blade for the East Anglia ONE offshore windfarm represents a...

Electric Vehicles – Are you ready?

EVs have been the biggest disruption to motoring since the combustion engine replaced the horse. In the last 6 years alone there has been an massive increase in EV registrations of 2400%.  In 2017 Stanford University...

What is sustainability – and can it help transform your business?

“UK businesses should be demanding more from their energy supplier, including support for their sustainability programmes,” says Ipswich-based electricity and services provider Haven Power.  In the first of three articles, the company explains what sustainability...

ScottishPower pledges to pursue more offshore wind projects in the UK

Company supports Offshore Wind Sector Deal with pledge to build more offshore wind Plans to engage with Crown Estate and Crown Estate Scotland on seabed leasing Builds on ScottishPower’s commitment to only generate 100% Green...

Energy industry supplier’s global success

Seabed Scour Control Systems Ltd (SSCS™) is acknowledged as a world leader in the provision of Frond Scour Protection Systems for the global Oil and Gas and Renewable Energy Industries. SSCS was established to meet...

Decommissioning – Building a sustainable future

Imagine an enterprise that has the potential to earn a substantial portion of a projected £15 billion. This is the amount forecast to be spent on oil and gas decommissioning in the whole of...

Looking for employment law advice?

Elizabeth Whitehead is an experienced specialist Employment Solicitor with 20 years experience in advising on all aspects of Employment Law. Employment law is increasingly complicated, with potential claims arising from the date the advertisement is...

Developing capable leaders – What business can learn from the army

Colonel Adam Fraser-Hitchen served as a regular soldier for 30 years having begun his career as a Private soldier in 1986. He has served on multiple operational tours in Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Iraq and...