Extended Producer Responsibility cannot be delayed – ADEPT

The Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport (ADEPT) has reacted unequivocally to suggestions that Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) should be abandoned as a result of the cost of living crisis. ADEPT has restated its view that the introduction of EPR will reduce the carbon footprint of managing…

Live Labs 2 is off! New DfT funded ADEPT programme opens today

With the publication of a new prospectus, ADEPT (the Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport) has opened its three-year £30m programme ADEPT Live Labs 2: Decarbonising Local Roads in the UK. Funded by the Department for Transport (DfT), ADEPT’s new Live Labs 2 prospectus sets out how…

Event to lead the way in creating a fairer, greener future for Plymouth

Are you aware that Plymouth residents earn below the national average, an average of £50 a week less? A core priority for Plymouth City Council is to deliver high value jobs in the city which drives up aspiration for better schools, first class care and health services and better quality of…

ADEPT awards celebrate collaborative and innovative projects

The Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning & Transport (ADEPT) has recognised the achievement of members and partners across the country at its annual President’s Awards. The ceremony was part of ADEPT’s Spring Conference and was held in person for the first time in three years following the Covid-19…

Inaugural STB Conference takes place May 26th 2022

Peninsula Transport’s Chairman, Councillor Andrea Davis, reflects on the opportunities and value of being part of the STB family in the run-up to the inaugural STB Conference.    The South West peninsula is an amazing place to live, visit and work, with its bustling towns, vibrant cities, beautiful coastline and…