Case Studies

We’re building up a collection of case studies to demonstrate how easy it is to implement sustainable practices into your production. Do you have an example for us? Get in touch!

Predicting and planning

Predicting and planning

Find out how to put your carbon footprint prediction to work

Bargain Hunt

Bargain Hunt

Cutting their impact across all of production.

Snow Wolf Family and Me.

Snow Wolf Family and Me.

Using solar in remote locations.

Doctor Who (series 10)

Doctor Who (series 10)

The ‘greenest’ ever series from the long-running BBC drama.

Mountain: Life At the Extreme

Mountain: Life At the Extreme

How to make environmental savings across an entire NHU shoot

Blue Door

Blue Door

Find out how to cut the waste during construction and disposal.

Cadaver

Cadaver

Find out how to cut the waste from construction.

Arctic Live

Arctic Live

Cutting carbon emissions when filming in the fragile Arctic

Wild West

Wild West

Using local crew to cut travel emissions

Andy’s Baby Animals

Andy’s Baby Animals

Working to reduce the carbon footprint of all elements of the production

One Show - Solar Insert

One Show - Solar Insert

Find out how to use solar across the whole of your production.

Sky - 10 years of being carbon neutral

Sky - 10 years of being carbon neutral

Find out why companies choose to offset.

Tribes, Predators & Me

Tribes, Predators & Me

Find out how you can leave a lasting legacy by promoting sustainable alternatives.

Andy’s Prehistoric Adventures

Andy’s Prehistoric Adventures

Find out how this Bristol based team worked their way to a 3 star albert+ certification.

Fashion Revolution

Fashion Revolution

Find out how to clothe your cast whilst putting ethical fashion first.

Being the Brontës

Being the Brontës

Find out how careful travel planning can help you trim transport emissions.

Paperless Form Filling

Paperless Form Filling

Find out how to make the switch to paperless ‘paperwork’.

Get affordable green electricty with us

Get affordable green electricty with us

Creative Energy: An albert led initiative to make renewable electricity attainable for any creative organisation.

Sustainable Studios

Sustainable Studios

Find out how this studio in the South West is upping the ante with regard to sustainability.

Patagonia

Patagonia

Find out how this NHU production used local crew to cut their emissions by 100 tonnes!

Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey

Find out how low energy lighting can be used on period dramas.

The One Show

The One Show

Cardiff One Show Team Record Greener Voice Overs

The Interceptor

The Interceptor

Find out how electric cars can help you cut carbon

Tokyo Filming

Tokyo Filming

Find out how to cut carbon and reduce spend with local crew.

India’s Natural Wonders

India’s Natural Wonders

Information on charging gadgets when in remote locations from the BBC Natural History Unit.

Japan: Earth’s Enchanted Islands

Japan: Earth’s Enchanted Islands

Find our how the Japan team saved cost and carbon by cutting flights and working with local expertise

Planet Earth II

Planet Earth II

Find out how solar can help power your production when working in the remotest locations.

Off the Grid

Off the Grid

Using natural light and low-energy lamps helped keep Off The Grid’s footprint nice and small

Alaska

Alaska

Local crew delivers fantastic footage and cuts carbon emissions

BBC Factual Productions

BBC Factual Productions

Drone Project delivers low carbon aerials for BBC Factual Production Library – a green alternative

Extreme World

Extreme World

Working with albert+ has helped Sky and Freshwater Films make their latest production more sustainable.

Trollied

Trollied

Tim Sealey, Rough Cut Head of Production, talks through his experience with albert+

Terminally Happy

Terminally Happy

Catering, location working, crew transportation, accommodation and catering; from pre-production to wrap, the Terminally Happy team sought to embed sustainability at every turn…

The Brother

The Brother

Find out how you can be a paper-free 1st A.D!

Wonders of the Monsoon

Wonders of the Monsoon

Find out how clever thinking and green gadgets to reduce the environmental impact of a remote wildlife shoot.

24: Live Another Day

24: Live Another Day

Find our how 24 addressed sustainability in every department when filming in London.

Gigglebiz

Gigglebiz

Find out how spec’ing your vehicles and generators correctly can amount to serous savings.

Children’s Presentation

Children’s Presentation

Find out how hosting a production ‘Green Week’ can lead to tangible environmental savings

Winterwatch

Winterwatch

Find out how to power your production whilst cutting carbon emissions in remote locations

Hazardous Waste Management

Hazardous Waste Management

Find out how you take take the most sustainable approach to hazardous waste

Olaus Roe - a global production

Olaus Roe - a global production

Find out how you can save money and carbon by hiring crew on location

Stargazing LIVE with BBC Learning

Stargazing LIVE with BBC Learning

Find out how to swap to WVO & make massive carbon savings

Operation Grand Canyon

Operation Grand Canyon

Find out how you can use solar panels to provide low carbon power in remote aquatic locations

Phaseshift AV Studios

Phaseshift AV Studios

Find out how you can kit out your studio with solar PV and save carbon and cost in the process.

BAFTA Brochures

BAFTA Brochures

Find out how you can take the most environmentally friendly approach when paper copies are the only option.

DIY SOS

DIY SOS

Find out how you can save money and carbon by working with solar on location

All at Sea

All at Sea

Find out how albert+ gave the production team of this CBBC drama series ideas and suggestions to help them make the show in a more environmentally sustainable way.

Heartbeat by Ariana & the Rose

Heartbeat by Ariana & the Rose

Find out how you can save money and reduce waste by using pre-used materials to build your set and donating them after you’re done.

Johnny English Reborn

Johnny English Reborn

Find out how you can save money and carbon when leading from the top.

Sustainable production at Sky: Trollied

Sustainable production at Sky: Trollied

Find out how you can save money and carbon when taking a holistic approach to sustainable production.

Grimes on the Beach

Grimes on the Beach

Find out how this production sought to embed sustainability into every area of production, achieve financial savings and achieved a 50% saving of the carbon footprint.

Countryfile

Countryfile

Find out how you can cut the carbon from your location generators by powering them with a waste product.

Daily Politics

Daily Politics

Find out how you can save carbon and transport costs using software to enable regular news contributors to broadcast remotely.

Deadly Mission Madagascar

Deadly Mission Madagascar

Find out how you can use solar to make working in remote locations easier.

Casualty

Casualty

Find out how you can switch to rechargeable batteries, save money and avoid sending nasty chemicals to landfill.

BBC Breakfast

BBC Breakfast

Find out how you can save carbon and energy use in a news studio.

Water On Location

Water On Location

Find out how you can save money, reduce waste and provide drinking water to crew without relying on dreadful disposables

My Week of Hell

My Week of Hell

Find out how you can provide sustainable transport for crews on the move whilst reducing your waistline… yes really!

Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two

Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two

Find out how you can cut cost and carbon by using pre-used and reconditioned tape stock

Dragons’ Den

Dragons’ Den

Find out how you can use solar in the studio and save on your carbon footprint

Planet Primate

Planet Primate

Find out how using solar on location can help you work more remotely whilst also saving money and carbon

Great Bear Stake Out

Great Bear Stake Out

Find out how using solar on location can help you work more remotely whilst also saving money and carbon

Think of the Children!

Think of the Children!

Find out how you can save carbon and energy use in the studio.

The Boat That Rocked

The Boat That Rocked

Find out how you can save carbon and cost when sorting out crew accomodation

Scenery Salvage

Scenery Salvage

Find out how you can save money on set build and disposal by using pre-loved materials and sending them for re-use

Olympic Games Studio

Olympic Games Studio

Find out how you can save money on set construction and disposal by jazzing up a pre-used set in the name of sustainability

Catering Oil Donation

Catering Oil Donation

Find out how you can save money and carbon emissions by using a waste product in your generators and avoid charges associated with disposal

Big Cycle Cinema

Big Cycle Cinema

Find out how you can educate your audience and provide sustainable power on location

Luther

Luther

Find out how to cut your reliance on paper throughout production and get all crew excited about sustainability.

Safari Park Adventure 3D

Safari Park Adventure 3D

Find out how low carbon location power generation can save you money and foster a better filming environment

Up-cycle Quality Waste

Up-cycle Quality Waste

Find out how reducing waste can save on costs whilst providing a great new home for unwanted materials

Footprint TV

Footprint TV

Find out how you can source reliable crew on location. This can provide financial and environmental savings by reduced air fares, accommodation and kit transportation.

Law and Order

Law and Order

Find our how embracing energy efficient vehicles could save you £8k and 31 tonnes of carbon dioxide over the course of a production

Me, The Machine - Imogen Heap

Me, The Machine - Imogen Heap

Find out how you can use solar in combination with waste products to power your generators, saving money and carbon

The Age of Stupid

The Age of Stupid

Find out how you can put on a sustainable premiere

Jonathan Creek

Jonathan Creek

Find out how you can quantify your efforts to embed sustainability into production using albert+

Bleak Old Shop of Stuff

Bleak Old Shop of Stuff

Find out how this production predicted their carbon footprint and identified £1,000s of savings in the process

Jack The Giant Killer

Jack The Giant Killer

Find out how you can help food banks, reduce your waste and make fruit happy

albert the carbon calculator

albert the carbon calculator

Find out how you can identify cost and carbon saving activities by measuring and acting upon your carbon footprint.