Counting carbon cuts costs, says Defra

Will Nichols
clock

Government-backed report outlines benefits of reporting emissions, paves way for decision on mandatory rules

Companies that voluntarily report greenhouse gas emissions are cutting costs and improving business relationships, according to government-backed research published today that will fuel further calls from...

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 Carbon Accounting

The BusinessGreen Leaders Awards are back for 2022

The BusinessGreen Leaders Awards are back for 2022

You can now enter the UK's largest and most prestigious green business awards, which is set to return this June

BusinessGreen
clock 18 January 2022 • 2 min read
Nordic companies need strong regulation and carbon pricing to accelerate net zero

Nordic companies need strong regulation and carbon pricing to accelerate net zero

Nordic countries and businesses view carbon pricing as key to delivering net zero, according to the CEOs of leading business groups the Climate Leadership Coalition, Haga Initiative, and Skift Business Leaders

Jouni Keronen, Climate Leadership Coalition, Nina Ekelund, Haga Initiative, and Bjørn K. Haugland, Skift Business Leaders
clock 17 January 2022 • 2 min read
Credit: Carbon Plantations

Carbon Plantations to plant new species of CO2-cutting trees in East Anglia

Four plantations to be dominated by fast-growing Paulownia tree, which is estimated to store up to 10 times more CO2 than mixed woodland

Cecilia Keating
clock 21 December 2021 • 2 min read