It’s evident that we can change policy and lifestyles for a virus in just a few weeks. Yet, we have a 30 year goal for our country to take action on climate change.
For cities and the organisations that work within them, failing to set clear targets and take decisive, quantified action is simply not an option if they value their public perception.
There is still significant doubt within the public sector as to what the definition of Net Zero and Carbon Neutral really are. In order to understand your end goal, it is essential that you fully understand the requirements and stages to achieve before you to start out on your journey, in order to control the financial impact on your bottom line.
Our head of carbon and energy, Bryony Karsenbarg, has been digging into the current data available of the impact COVID-19’s lockdowns and restrictions have had on the global state of emissions.
The net-zero reality is that an effective strategy should be at the core of any responsible business. Here, we lay out just what the process of decarbonisation and the journey to net-zero means to the UK as a whole, as well as the potential cost benefits of acting promptly.