Salesforce achieves net zero goal and 100% renewable energy

It is launching ‘Sustainability Cloud 2.0’ to help organisations track and reduce their carbon emissions and accelerate their net zero transition

Financial tech firm Broxel commits to carbon-neutrality by 2022

The Mexican company intends to implement an emissions reduction plan in energy, logistics and product areas

Major global initiative aims to improve integrity of voluntary carbon markets

The Voluntary Carbon Markets Integrity Initiative aims to help ensure credibility concerns are addressed so these markets fulfil their potential to support the goals of the Paris climate agreement and the net zero transition

CTX to launch cross-border trading of carbon-neutrality tokens

The company said its tokens will be backed by China’s carbon credits and pave the way for carbon credits to be transferred across international borders

Fuel-efficient cookstoves project slashes 4m tonnes of emissions in Ghana

This reduction in greenhouse gas generation is equivalent to taking 860,000 cars off the road for a year

Government loans £120m to British Steel to pay EU carbon bill

It has stepped in to purchase the necessary carbon credits on behalf of the company

British Steel seeks £100m from government to pay EU carbon bill

The move has been prompted by Brexit uncertainty

Bicycle projects can earn saleable carbon credits

Transportation of urban passengers is said to have accounted for 7% of global emissions in 2015

Ireland faces huge costs as emissions surge

Greenhouse gas emissions have significantly increased in Ireland, making achievement of Ireland’s long term decarbonisation goals “ever more difficult”. That’s according to the Irish Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which revealed the nation saw a 3.5% increase last year. Emissions in the energy sector rose by 6.1%, transport emissions by 3.7% and agriculture emissions by 2.7%. […]

Germany seeks carbon credits to offset official travel

Germany has launched a tender process to buy more than 235,000 credits to offset last year’s carbon emissions from business travel. The government is compensating for the climate footprint of all its official travel through UN-certified carbon offsets, according to the UN Framework for Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The tender process is open until […]