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Reducing our carbon impact

Optimat is now in it’s sixth year of measuring our carbon impact.  2017 saw a fall in carbon emissions from running our office of 24% since 2012.  Including car travel, to and from our clients, our gross annual emissions for 2017 was just over 11 tonnes CO2e.  By sourcing our energy from green power supplier Ecotricity, we were able reduce this by 5.3 tonnes CO2e.  A further 5.2 tonnes CO2e wer…

Employee Ownership

Optimat becomes an employee owned business after setting up an Employee Ownership Trust.

Science with and for Society – Reducing Barriers to Engagement

Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) aims to engage wider society in decisions regarding research and innovation.