Trail in Woods

Sustainability

Helping tackle climate change, protect our natural resources and maximise  green credentials.

We are at a point of real change accelerated by growing demand and changing public opinion following the Covid-19 pandemic. Businesses, their investors, financiers and stakeholders recognise that doing what is good for society is also good for them. By addressing carbon emissions, moving to net zero and increasing sustainability, everyone benefits.

If the UK is to successful mitigate dangerous climate change and achieve net zero carbon by 2050 (2045 for Scotlasnd) every business must play its part. However, this shouldn't be seen as a financial burden as improved sustainability performance and increased financial performance are not mutually exclusive. By addressing carbon emissions and improving sustainability businesses:-

  1. Demonstrate social and environmental responsibility and action;

  2. Consciously respond to the growing demand from businesses, customers and investors for evidence of their social and environmental credentials and performance;

  3. Build, enhance and future-proof their brand and company value;

  4. Mitigate the risk impacts of future carbon related taxation, reduced access to markets, investment and finance and changing legislation;

  5. Reduce operational costs and potentially develop new income streams;

  6. Ensure continued efficiency and continuity of business management and operation.

 

Our Sustainability work includes:

  • Circularity & the Circular Economy

  • Waste, pollution, resource and material controls & oversight

  • Energy cost & demand reduction

  • Corporate PPA’s

  • Embedded carbon analysis

  • Zero carbon pathways

  • Carbon footprint measurement & analysis

  • Climate change impact evaluation

  • Climate change adaptation

  • Climate resilience risk analysis

  • Sustainable Asset Management

Proud to be signatories to and accredited by the Good Business Charter.

0131 261 6630

2 Walker Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7LA, United Kingdom

  • Governex Limited Fcbk
  • Governex Limited

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Governex is a trading name of Governex Limited a private company registered in Scotland with company number SC654245.

Registered office Summit House, 4 - 5 Mitchell Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH6 7BD

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