Net Zero Now
All the latest from BusinessGreen's Net Zero Now campaign
Launched in June 2018, the Net Zero Now campaign is making the case for the net zero emission targets and strategies that will define the global effort to tackle escalating climate risks.
CPRE urges government to put in place net zero targets for land-use, invest in nature restoration, and ensure planning system considers climate impacts
Research by UK100 estimates one in every 10 British workers need retraining or reskilling if 2050 net zero goal is to be met
Waste and metal recycler CEO Chris Sheppard said that decarbonisation is "key" to driving the green recovery of the global economy after the damage wrought by the coronavirus.
'The climate crisis is here but we are still walking when we should run'
The Committee on Climate Change has today set out its detailed green recovery recommendations – here is BusinessGreen's need-to-know guide
Covid-19 stimulus plan must prioritise green building upgrades, tree planting, fossil fuel taxes, and skills training, advises Committee on Climate Change
French IT giant unveils new raft of emissions reduction targets after joining Business Ambition for 1.5C coalition last week.
Major new report urges government to provide clarity on nuclear development plans and insists sector can bring down costs - but will Ministers be convinced?
'Remarkable consensus': Climate Assembly supports green recovery and longer-term low carbon lifestyle changes
Interim report published by UK's first citizens assembly for the climate crisis urges government to use forthcoming economic stimulus to move closer to net zero goal, while highlighting that public is prepared to make emissions-slashing lifestyle changes....
Industry commits to halving operational emissions within the next decade, as it seeks to deliver net zero emissions from UK basin by 2050
Influential agency warns the next six months could determine whether or not the goals of the Paris Agreement are met
Business Secretary pushes green finance agenda as he unveils £12m climate fund to support projects Africa, Asia and South America
'Clock is ticking': Analysts warn that following BP decision, oil sector should brace for more write-downs
Carbon Tracker analysis details how four European oil majors have now taken hits to their asset valuation as net zero transition gathers pace
'A pivotal moment': BP Statistical Review confirms net zero shift was gathering pace before pandemic struck
Oil giant publishes latest edition of influential global energy market analysis, revealing renewables growing competitiveness and mounting fears over slow pace of decarbonisation
New government and industry body designed to help deliver transatlantic net zero flight 'within a generation'
Packaging company confirmed today that it will set science-based emissions reduction targets for activities across its value chain as it works to reach net zero operations by 2030.
Industry underscores support for net zero transition, but warns fresh policy interventions are required to decarbonise heat across the sector
White goods brand promises to replace all 'high-impact greenhouse gases' from its cooling products within three years
UN high-level climate action champions Nigel Topping and Gonzalo Muñoz explain why businesses, investors and local leaders responsible for half the world's GDP are putting net zero at heart of Covid-19 recovery plans
Secretary of State and COP26 President Alok Sharma urges companies, cities and regions to “unite behind a green global recovery” and join new Race to Zero campaign, which will run until COP26 in Glasgow.
Net zero: Almost 100 firms, cities, and states have now pledged to decarbonise their buildings by 2030
World Green Building Council drive to decarbonise company buildings across the globe gathers pace
Influential group of institutions urge governments to 'insert the DNA of a green economy into all recovery efforts'
As new study suggests net zero transition could create over 350,000 new jobs and deliver £90bn in economic benefits, Rishi Sunak is said to be preparing a green jobs package that promises to go beyond previous manifesto promises
Response to consultation confirms government plans to press ahead with development of post-Brexit UK carbon trading scheme
Letter from 206 major firms provides clearest sign yet of widespread support from the business community for an economic recovery plan that prioritises climate action, and suggests taxpayer support should only go to firms that are committed to decarbonisation...
Professional body has promised to eliminate its head office and staff business travel emissions by mid-century without relying on carbon offsetting.
Energy Networks Association plan touts major push to harness hydrogen and biomethane to heat homes and businesses
European Commission unveils sweeping economic recovery strategy in support of Green Deal ambition
Cross party Environmental Justice Commission sets out demands for 'faster, further and fairer' net zero transition