The winners of the Responsible Business of the Year Award
As one of the region’s largest energy users, carbon dioxide emissions represent one of Anglian’s greatest environmental impacts. Its commitment to tackling this was enshrined in two goals: to reduce by 2015 (from a 2010 baseline) operational carbon by 10 per cent in real terms; and capital carbon (emissions within construction projects) by 50 per cent.
Through its Love Every Drop strategy, the regional water business has a plan that will see it achieve net carbon neutrality by the middle of the century.
We are Vista (small company winner)
The creative communications agency has integrated a range of environmental goals into the business, and given staff ‘headspace’ to think more creatively about how to stay on top of the company’s negative impacts.
“Congratulations to the 2017 Responsible Business Award winners for being inspirational yet practical examples of the difference business can make to address some of society’s biggest issues." - Amanda Mackenzie, Chief Executive, Business in the Community