Corporate and Social Responsibility (CSR) is sometimes viewed as a discipline that only large companies can afford to do. SME businesses can then feel sidelined when competitive sales tenders/PQQs require them to outline their programmes, they believe (wrongly) they can’t do it.

You might think that, with recent government decisions on feed-in trarrifs, Hinkley Point and Fracking that funding for 'green' projects has dried up.

One of series of talks organised by the Hoare Centre for Responsible Management, in conjunction with the Winchester Business School (WBS) at Winchester University.

Jonathon Porritt on "Hope and Despair in the Foothills of the Anthropocene"

Dr Karen Blakeley of the WBS says:

Business large and small, voluntary and community groups and public sector bodies can all cut their carbon footprint. Here's where to get help.

Winchester City Council is pleased to offer a free environmental improvement and accreditation scheme to businesses located in Winchester.

Commuting and business travel causes more than a third of car carbon emissions. So this is an area where significant savings can be made to reduce the carbon emissions created by these journeys.

Heating buildings using woodfuel could save you money whilst also reducing CO2 emissions and helping the UK meet its targets for renewable energy. Gillian Alker, formerly the Forestry Commission’s Woodfuels Officer for the South East, told WinACC's open meeting on 5th June, that there is over 2 million tonnes of wood available in the UK from under-managed woodland.

An online resource to help businesses prepare for the effects of climate change.

For all organisational members of WinACC,. including Associates

Winchester Action on Climate Change (WinACC) is pleased to announce that Warrens Commercial Office Supplies, the well known local stationery and office supplies company, is the first business in the district to become an Associate Member of the organisation.

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