With a broad mix of local authorities and private sector clients, Norse's Environmental Services Division provides a wide range of services including cleansing, litter picking and site clearance, supply and control of dog bins and salt bins, toilet cleaning, emergency flood responses and street sweeping.
Using an in-house fleet of mechanical and applied sweepers, all projects undertaken conform to the highest standards and practices of Health & Safety law and are accredited under ISO 9001:2008.
Norse Commercial services recently added the latest all-electric van to its fleet.
According to the manufacturer the vehicle has a distance of 106 miles per charge and can be charged overnight or on a rapid four hour charge at specific sites. It has a zero CO2 g/km and a carbon footprint of zero tonnes, compared with a similar diesel van with a CO2 rating of 115g/km and a carbon footprint of 10.65 tonnes.
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- Reduce emissions of CO2 from buildings by 3% based on 2013/14 data
- Increase recycling, re-use and recovery rate from 64% to 66% based on 2013/14 data
- Reduction of use of paper by 10% based on 2013/14 data
- Raise environmental awareness amongst staff, through sustainability surveys being carried out on a rolling programme