Carbon Call: Microsoft, EY, and UN join global push for improved CO2 accounting

Michael Holder
clock • 4 min read
Credit: iStock
Image:

Credit: iStock

Around 20 organisations launch new effort close gap in underreported greenhouse gas emissions and boost credibility of net zero targets

Microsoft, EY, and the Corporate Leaders Group Europe are among 20 leading organisations which have today launched a joint drive to develop a universal carbon accounting system in a bid to improve the...

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
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Carbon Accounting

Credit: iStock

CDP: Only fraction of firms worldwide have credible climate plans in place

Non-profit reveals just 81 corporates have met all criteria for a credible climate transition plan, from a pool of 19,000 firms worldwide

Michael Holder
clock 08 February 2023 • 4 min read
Drax Power Station in North Yorkshire | Credit: iStock

UK confirms record single-year rise in greenhouse gas emissions in 2021

Official data confirms UK emissions rose five per cent in 2021, yet they were still lower than before the pandemic

Michael Holder
clock 08 February 2023 • 3 min read
Credit: Foodsteps

Sky to serve up carbon labels on staff café and restaurant menus

Media giant becomes latest firm to embrace carbon labelling as a means of nudging its staff to make greener everyday choices

Michael Holder
clock 25 January 2023 • 4 min read