Published: 7th Aug 2020

A new ‘Plan Zero City Landscaping Service’ will deliver sustainable features to cities who have net-zero carbon ambitions.  Strategic outsourcing and energy services company, Mitie has launched a new service to help re-design cities in line with their climate targets, the service is being trialled in London and will be rolled out to other major cities across the UK later this year. The aim of the service is to reduce emissions in highly polluted areas such as cities and urban environments. The service uses only electric vehicles (EV) and battery-powered equipment, this is part of Mitie’s commitment to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2025 within its own services. The service has also replaced all chemicals and fertilisers with environmental-friendly techniques and they will implement wildflower gardens or ‘green walls’ to encourage pollination and enhance biodiversity. Mitie has also committed to only using sustainable waste management techniques to ensure that zero … (To read the full article, subscribe below)