Meeting the UK Climate Change Challenge

Securing the Future: The Role of Resource Efficiency

This report quantifies how resource efficiency actions, as well as reducing greenhouse gas emissions, can:

  • reduce abstracted water,
  • ecological footprint, and
  • the use of specific resources.

Download the Full Report (726kb) - Securing the Future: The Role of Resource Efficiency

Download the Executive Summary (57kb) - Securing the Future: The Role of Resource Efficiency Executive Summary

Meeting the UK Climate Change Challenge

The full details of the research into the contribution resource efficiency can make to adressing the UK's climate change targets.

Download the Executive Summary of the Research (412 kb)

Download the Full Report (921 kb) 

Download the Appendices (1144 kb) 

World Business Council for Sustainable Development: Vision 2050

Vision 2050 lays out a pathway leading to a global population of some 9 billion people living well, within the resource limits of the planet by 2050. This work results from an 18-month combined effort with CEOs and experts, and dialogues with over 200 companies and external stakeholders in some 20 countries. Download the report and executive summary here