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National Grid convened a two-day summit to brainstorm on sustainability to ensure it had employees’ green buy-in, as BusinessGreen Plus reports

When Stuart Bailey took charge of sustainability strategy at National Grid in January 2012, green thinking had not yet become embedded in the organisation. "I think we'd been good stewards of the environment...

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