Category Archives: The Green Stripe

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Reducing plastic and going greener

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One afternoon last year, as we were trying to fit all our plastic bottles into our recycling box, we decided enough was enough and embarked on a mission to drastically reduce our plastic bottle usage in both our offices. As many of our employees drink sparkling water, we were previously providing bottled still and sparkling […]

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Stripe OLT does Business Green Week

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Business Green Week has rolled along once again, and our team at Stripe OLT have been channelling their inner Kermit all week! We have put together a a programme of activities in both offices to think about our environmental impact and consider ways to cut costs and reduce carbon emissions: Monday: Think Global – Big Issues… Big Impact… Create […]

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Going Green early in the morning

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Last Wednesday, some of us got up bright and early to attend 2016’s first Go Green Business Breakfast, hosted by UWE on Bristol’s harbourside. After tucking into some tea, fresh pastries and fruit skewers, and some networking to clear the cobwebs away, we settled in for the presentations. Kicking off the morning’s presentations, Ian Brooks – […]

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Join us at the Go Green Breakfast on Sustainable IT

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This month we are really excited to be presenting at the next Go Green Business Breakfast on 23rd March. The event will focus on Sustainable IT, delving into topics like the environmental impact of IT, the practical decisions around IT which can lead to improving sustainability in many sectors, developing business opportunities for sustainable IT […]

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Stripe OLT’s Laura takes home the Go Green Driving Force Award

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Last night, team Stripe OLT was rubbing shoulders with Bristol’s green elite at the inaugural Go Green awards. Although the city’s year as European Green Capital has ended, the Go Green initiative is very much alive and well! To celebrate the initiative and the achievements of all those involved, the Go Green Awards was born, […]

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Ten reasons to keep sustainable technology on the agenda [INFOGRAPHIC]

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As proud Prove It members of the Go Green Network, we try always to build sustainability into our recommendations for our clients. With that in mind, we’ve compiled a few statistics we think underline why sustainable technology should be on every business leader’s agenda, including saving money through energy efficiency and improved productivity. If you’d […]

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Why we’ve committed to being a Living Wage Employer

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It’s official – we’ve gone through the accreditation process, got our plaque through the post, and we are now a Living Wage Employer.  But what does it mean to be a Living Wage employer, and why have we taken the time to do it? The Living Wage commitment means that all our permanent employees will […]

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Three steps to greener technology

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Energy efficiency isn’t just a green issue, it’s good business sense – saving energy is saving money. Historically businesses have been concerned that reducing energy consumption inevitably means reducing capacity and performance, but this isn’t the case. In fact, if you are not making decisions based on energy efficiency now, then you are likely to […]

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A great morning at the Go Green Business Breakfast

Stripe OLT Director Edmund Davis presenting at the Go Green Business Breakfast 29 April 2015 Bristol Zoo

One of our directors Edmund Davis made an appearance at the Go Green Business Breakfast yesterday, talking about achieving greater energy efficiency through technology. There were some great speakers at the event, including SolarSense discussing how Bristol Zoo is generating its own energy from solar panels, and Matt Gitsham from Sustain with some really useful, […]

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