Military and the environment

In spite of growing awareness among militaries of the need to reduce the environmental impact of their operations, whether domestically, during peacekeeping operations or during wartime, the environmental bootprint of military operations remains considerable. Of particular concern are greenhouse gas emissions, the legacy issues associated with military installations, as well as the exemptions from environmental oversight that militaries often enjoy. Read the military and the environment briefing.

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A good example of why it's vital for @DefenceHQ and the #military sector to report its Scope 3 supply chain emissions. While @ForgemastersHQ has reduced its emissions over the last two decades, steel making remains energy intensive #COP26 #ClimateAction

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Sheffield Forgemasters nationalised after £2.6m takeover by MoD

State acquires defence manufacturer to secure of supply parts for Royal Navy‘s ships and submarines

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