Are carbon offsets the answer to the climate change crisis?

clock
The OECD estimates that $6.9trn a year is required up to 2030 to meet climate and development objectives
Image:

The OECD estimates that $6.9trn a year is required up to 2030 to meet climate and development objectives

How corporates are tackling the 'elephant in the room'

If there is one issue that transcends all the different areas of modern journalism, then climate change is it. It affects many parts of our lives, from our diets to the way we heat our homes to our...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Offsets

'World first': Quintet Private Bank launches 'carbon neutral' fund managed by DWS

'World first': Quintet Private Bank launches 'carbon neutral' fund managed by DWS

New fund offers exposure to a range of green bonds and low-carbon equities

Ellie Duncan, Investment Week
clock 26 January 2022 • 1 min read
Net Zero Finance Summit returns for 2022

Net Zero Finance Summit returns for 2022

Net Zero Finance Summit to bring together top investors, asset managers, corporates, policymakers, and campaigners this March to explore the challenges and opportunities ahead for the fast-expanding green finance sector

BusinessGreen
clock 24 January 2022 • 2 min read
Credit: Wyke Farms

Wyke Farms unveils 'world's first carbon-neutral branded Cheddar'

New Ivy's Reserve cheese to carry 'carbon neutral' label in line with PAS 2060 standard

James Murray
clock 20 January 2022 • 2 min read