Insights

Filter insights
  • Sector

  • Topic

  • Region

  • Format

  • Clear Filter

Published on November 10, 2022

An African energy transition is a necessity

From 2019 to 2020, solar and wind energy capacity across Africa increased by 13% and 11% respectively, while hydropower climbed by 25%. How are nations across Africa tapping into the renewable energy opportunity, and what lies ahead for the continent and its people?

Read More

Published on November 09, 2022

Global Water Challenges: Ensuring access to a vital resource

Mark Smith explores the primary driving forces behind the global challenges faced because of escalating water crises.

Read More

Published on November 08, 2022

Climate finance in the context of climate justice

Dr Robert Charnock, Director of the RSK-funded Metis Institute on Climate Strategy, lays out the pivotal role finance will play in efforts to respond to the climate crisis and drive a just transition to net zero.

Read More

Published on November 07, 2022

Towards COP28: A sustainable future for the Middle East

Cyndi Teulon, Environmental Advisor at RSK Middle East, explains why it is so vital that debates at COP27, and COP28 next year, result in practical and tangible solutions, for people across the region, that support adaptation while safeguarding traditional livelihoods.

Read More

Published on November 04, 2022

A global solution to a global crisis: taking on the world’s water problem

Read our report Taming the current: Solutions to the global water crisis to find out how RSK is tackling the global water crisis.

Read More

Published on November 03, 2022

Investing in nature: Addressing biodiversity in the finance sector

As part of RSK’s #RoutetoCOP15, we brought together a panel of experts to explore why and how the finance sector is addressing biodiversity.

Read More

Published on October 31, 2022

Social action for an equitable future

Greg Jacobs, Principal Consultant at International Projects Group (IPG), an RSK group company, explains how city planners and developers can approach new infrastructure developments with social responsibility to help achieve this goal.

Read More

Published on October 25, 2022

How can non-executive directors be the champions of sustainability in the NHS?

RSK group and Nature Positive collaborated with IEMA to produce a guidance document on sustainability for non-executive directors in the NHS.

Read More

Published on October 24, 2022

Greening cities: Protecting what we have for wellness and resilience

Stéphanie from ADEV shares her expertise on keeping and regrowing healthy green environments in our urban centres.

Read More

Published on October 17, 2022

Sustainable waste management: Overdue for consideration?

Nuno Lopes from RSK-IWS explains how the lack of forward planning will need to be addressed if cities are to meet their goals.

Read More

Published on October 10, 2022

Transforming water systems for future resilience

In order to withstand the modern pressures of both urbanisation and climate change, vital infrastructure across our cities must adapt.

Read More

Published on October 03, 2022

Regenerative design: challenges and solutions of progressing practices

RSK’s panel delves deeper into the challenges of and solutions to progressing regenerative design practices.

Read More

Published on September 26, 2022

Regenerative design: A framework for inclusive and equitable futures

RSK’s Cities of Tomorrow series explores the regenerative and sustainable solutions available to us to create resilient and future proof urban centres and the ways in which our family of businesses is responding to these needs.

Read More

Published on September 20, 2022

The green commute: Why net zero starts with everyday action

Green travel plans developed in line with science-based targets offer support to colleagues in achieving net zero actions each and every day.

Read More

Published on September 15, 2022

Asian Markets Biodiversity Report Card

RSK Group company Nature Positive launches its Biodiversity Report Card analysing the Asian business community’s understanding of nature and the natural resources on which it depends.

Read More

Published on September 13, 2022

How can we create climate-resilient development?

Dr Natalie Suckall, International Climate Resilience Lead at RSK’s International Projects Group (IPG), sets out how her team is working hard to achieve sustainable futures for all.

Read More

Published on September 07, 2022

Clean air and blue skies: Rethinking urban transport

To mark International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies 2022, we take a look at the far-reaching impacts of environmental air pollution.

Read More

Published on September 06, 2022

Biodiversity on the balance sheet

Jill MacKeith, sustainability management consultant for Nature Positive, explores the relationship between ecology and economics and the role of carbon accounting.

Read More

Published on August 30, 2022

Using floating solar to boost Hong Kong’s renewable energy production

Justin Searle, Director of Projects, explains how Binnies’ exciting floating photovoltaic (PV) projects are delivering the renewable energy needed for Hong Kong to reach net zero by 2050.

Read More

Published on August 23, 2022

Nuclear power as clean energy to combat the climate crisis

Lara Duro, Amphos21 CEO, examines the role that nuclear power can play in generating the energy needed to respond to the climate crisis and dispels some of the myths about tackling nuclear waste.

Read More

Published on August 16, 2022

Harnessing the winds of change to respond to the climate crisis

RSK Renewable Energy Director Mike Kelly explores the opportunity for offshore wind to contribute significantly to the UK’s response to the climate crisis and national energy demand. 

Read More

Published on August 09, 2022

Climate Realities: Sustainability at heart of RSK’s business response

RSK’s Climate Realities series explores the effects of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports across our global business.

Read More

Published on July 28, 2022

Earth Overshoot Day 2022: Improving our ecological footprints

To mark Earth Overshoot Day 2022, Lucy Thomas, RSK group Chief Scientist, sat down with colleagues from across the RSK family of businesses to discuss why this day is so important

Read More

Published on July 07, 2022

Will Singapore lead or fall behind in the race for climate resilience?

Across almost every continent, we now see pioneering governments taking up the mantle. And in Asia, Singapore leads the way.

Read More

Published on June 01, 2022

eWATER: Revolutionising water delivery

eWATERservices has developed groundbreaking technology to ensure the supply of clean and safe water to communities across drought-prone Tanzania.

Read More

Published on May 27, 2022

The Global Biodiversity Framework and a nature positive future

Later this year, world leaders will gather in Kunming, China, for the fifteenth meeting of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) to agree an ambitious Global Biodiversity Framework.

Read More

Published on April 28, 2022

Are our soils in crisis?

Why is healthy soil so important?
We rarely pay much attention to it, but the soil beneath our feet is the foundation of all Earth’s ecosystems.

Read More

Published on April 14, 2022

A beginner’s guide to TCFD reporting

As of April 2022, it is now mandatory in the United Kingdom for any company with 500+ employees and over £500 million in turnover to report climate-related financial data in line with the Task Force for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) recommendations.

Read More

Published on April 13, 2022

Greening economies: Expansion of vertical farming in South-East Asia

As populations grow, supplying sufficient amounts of nutrient-rich food will become a greater challenge.

Read More

Published on April 13, 2022

Preventing carbon losses in oil palm cultivation

Oil palm cultivation provides us with a vital commodity that is used around the globe in products from foodstuffs to cosmetics, but it is also one that presents a number of sustainability and environmental challenges.

Read More

Published on April 08, 2022

Asia’s booming green bond market

Green bond sales rocketed across Asia–Pacific in 2021. USD 185.22 billion of green debt was sold in one year alone, representing a 117% increase from 2020.

Read More

Published on April 04, 2022

Spotlight on sustainable value chains

Sustainability extends far beyond the solutions offered to clients: it is central to all areas of work from sourcing to delivery. David Holland at Salix, an RSK group company, explains why it is so crucial to ensure the solutions offered to clients support sustainable practices across the whole value chain.

Read More

Published on April 01, 2022

ESG reporting across the ASEAN economies

South East Asia has been a driving force behind Asia’s rapid economic growth in recent decades. The ten Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) economies are home to 650 million people and a three trillion USD economy, growing at an average 5% per year over the past 20 years.

Read More

Published on March 29, 2022

Defra BNG consultation: Putting policy into practice

An introduction to BNG.
Biodiversity is an issue that has risen up the development policy agenda in recent years. In 2018, the UK government first consulted on making biodiversity net gain (BNG) mandatory for new development through the planning system and included provisions for mandatory BNG in the 2021 Environment Act.

Read More

Published on March 22, 2022

Expert Focus: Five groundwater ‘need to knows’

Today is World Water Day, and the theme this year is “Groundwater: Making the invisible visible”. But what exactly is groundwater and why is it so critical?

Read More

Published on December 14, 2021

Greening the Blue Chips: RSK live from COP26

RSK’s Green Dialogues series successfully culminated in our event, “RSK live from COP26: Greening the Blue Chips” on 10 November.

Read More

Published on October 07, 2021

Report: 10 ways rewilding can help beat the climate crisis

We are in the run up to COP26 at which the UK government will play host to the most critical meeting of its kind to date.

Read More

Published on October 01, 2021

Biodiversity SOS
Read More

Published on May 05, 2021

Learning to subtract
Read More

Published on December 20, 2019

RSK recharges its batteries
Read More
View more

👏 Grace Kassimoto is the only acoustic specialist from and working in East Africa.

💚 In our latest #ADayInTheLife, she discusses how she is leading the way for women in a traditionally male-dominated industry and what she enjoys most about her role.

Read her story in our bio!

#Acoustics #Environment #WomenInStem #Engineering #Leadership #Africa
...

📢 We are proud to sponsor the #GreenEnergyAwards 2022, an event organized by Scottish Renewables

🏆 This ceremony aims to recognise the inspirational organisations, people and projects going above and beyond to make a real difference to the health, wealth, and wellbeing of Scotland

We can't wait to see you there!

📅 1st December 2022
📍 Edinburgh

#RenewableEnergy #Renewables #Scotland #Energy #GreenEnergy #Awards
...

📸 #selfiesonsite 🤳

Tom Peart, Principal Surveyor at @centara_ltd, out on-site in Rotherham.

Want to join our team? View our latest opportunities 👉 www.rskgroup.com/careers

#RSKgroup #behindthescenes #meettheteam #RSKfamily #RSKonsite #culture #construction
...

🐟 Concern was recently raised in France with regards to the health of marine ecosystems.

📌Join RSK France's webinar, in collaboration with law firm Franklin and TechWorks Marine, to discuss the sustainable support of renewable energy in the marine environment.

Register now in our bio!

#RenewableEnergy #Environment #Marine #Nature #Compliance #Energy #GreenEnergy
...

📢 November is a month dedicated to men’s health.

🌍 On November 19th, we celebrated #InternationalMensDay, a global holiday that highlights the positive value men bring to the world.

🤝 This year, men around RSK are taking part in #Movember, an initiative that involves growing a moustache during November to raise awareness of men’s health issues.

💚 We want to thank Greg Cole, James May, Jiano Pulickal, Matthew Bayliff, Maxwell Robinson, Sam Oakley, Tom Llewellyn, Tom Semmens and Yusuf Aoulad-Ali for participating in this great initiative!

#Wellbeing #MensHealth #MentalHealth #WorkCulture #Culture
...

😮 “The UK is one of the most nature-depleted countries in the world. Building with Nature can help clients understand how they can utilise best-practice green infrastructure solutions to deliver developments that are better for both people and nature.”

👏 In the November edition of our #employeespotlight, we spoke with Joanne Mayneord, Senior Landscape Architect at @stephensonhalliday, who has recently been certified by Building with Nature as an Approved Assessor.

Read more in our bio!

#Environment #Nature #Sustainability #Landscape #Planning #Environmental
...

Share via