Jacobs hits target to reach net zero across its operations and business travel in 2020

The engineering firm has also successfully transitioned to 100% renewable energy for its operations this year

AFRY steps back from new-build coal projects in move to drive down emissions

The Swedish-Finnish engineering, consulting and design company suggests the increasing demand for carbon-free energy ‘requires concrete actions from all industry players’

Arup commits to building a net zero business by 2030

The commitment has been unveiled alongside an interim goal of reducing its scope 1, 2 and 3 greenhouse gas emissions by 30% by 2025

Shortlist of finalists announced for sustainable engineering innovations

Projects include a premium battery-electric SUV, a fully electric digger with zero emissions and a tech which improves the efficiency of transporting liquefied natural gas

Jacobs commits to building carbon negative future by 2030

The American firm has published a new Climate Action Plan outlining the commitments the company is making to help abate the climate crisis

Climate change ‘could damage thousands of bridges across the US’

Researchers from Colorado State University say simple steel-span bridges, constructed with a deck on top of two girders and supported by concrete pillars, are susceptible to temperature variations

Governments ‘must prepare for sea level rise of three metres by 2100’

A new report from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers warns sea level rises by the end of the century are likely to be significantly greater than previously estimated

Engineering sector calls on government to develop clean energy technologies

It claims this, along with a range of other measures, is essential to helping secure the UK’s future economy and society

Next gen innovators invited to design EV charge points of the future

The ‘Eco Innovators’ competition aims to inspire young people to use their creative and engineering skills for public charging points

Engineering firms join forces to boost UAE’s nuclear sector

Assystem and Nama Development Enterprises have signed a deal to create a new engineering business