Wates Sustainability Director, John Dunne was interviewed by Matt Mace from leading sustainability media title, edie.net, as part of a series of sustainable business podcasts.
The podcast, sponsored by EDF Energy, which first appeared on edie.net on 31 January 2020, focuses on the considerations businesses need to explore when considering electric vehicles (EVs) to help with meeting carbon reduction targets.
Dunne, who will oversee the delivery of Wates Groups new environmental strategy announced on 13 January discusses the companys plans to switch to an all-electric commercial fleet as part of a package of initiatives the company is adopting to meet the challenging target of zero impacts from its operations.
The company has outlined switching to an all-electric commercial vehicle fleet, eliminating single-use plastics from supply chains and operations and planting 5,000 trees annually as steps it will introduce to reach its 2025 targets.
The podcast also features EDF Energy, EV lead.