All Emissions Articles

Doosan to show E10e excavator and compressor at EHS
E10e battery mini excavator designed for indoor projects, while compressor positioned for rental
Komatsu Europe announces excavators emissions upgrade
Three excavators given upgrade to capabilities and now meet EU emissions standards
€100 million sustainability-linked loan for Metso Outotec
Metso Outotec to receive €100 million sustainability-linked loan from Nordic Investment Bank 
10% drop in construction emissions misleading says report
Lockdowns and slowing economies have reduced CO2, not decarbonising measures
Why Keltbray signed up to the Climate Pledge
Kiro Tamer, Keltbray’s head of environmental sustainability, speaks to D&Ri ahead of today’s COP26 carbon emissions debate
Video: Sustainable Construction webinar
Recording of the Price of Green Construction live event is now available to view
Karl Thies joins CE’s green construction debate
FIEC sustainability and policy expert completes panel for 7 October webinar
10 ways to join the hydrogen power revolution
Interest in the use of hydrogen has soared over the past few years as the construction industry races to reduce its carbon footprint. We roundup some recent initiatives
The latest advances in green construction equipment
Heightened focus on hybrid and electric equipment spurs manufacturers to invest in and partner on new technologies
Which contractors are joining the HVO revolution?
As pressure mounts from governments and consumers around the world to reduce carbon, contractors are switching from diesel to hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) to power their equipment.
Rye Group targets 90% fuel emissions reduction
British contractor substitutes red diesel with HVO Green D+ Fuel in plant and machinery
Caterpillar and BHP to develop zero-emissions mining trucks
Caterpillar and resource company BHP to develop zero-emissions mining trucks at BHP sites
Kubota launches LPG excavator and electric dumper
New KX019-4 SI LPG mini excavator and KC70H-4e dumper are first of Kubota’s Smart Energy Solutions range
Demolition contractors’ body sets timetable for low-emission fuel switch
UK NFDC expects members to use hydrotreated vegetable oil fuel or similar on sites by end of 2022
Next stage construction industry pumps
New dewatering and sewage pump developments: Stage V/Tier 4 Final and beyond. IRN reports.
ERA CO2 calculator gets 1000s of visits
More than 850 CO2 emission calculations have been carried out using the European Rental Association’s CO2 Calculator
Volvo CE commits to ‘significant’ emission reductions
Major OEM says it will achieve net-zero value chain emissions by 2040
Honda and Komatsu team up for electric mini excavator
Partnership aims to allow Honda’s MPP batteries to be used with various Komatsu equipment
Atlas Copco adds to ZenergiZe range
New low emissions ZBC energy storage offers rated power from 100kVA to 1000kVA, and long-life autonomy
GAP Group trials electric JCB mini excavator
JCB fully electric excavator being trialled by GAP works all day on a single charge 
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