Carbon footprint of mining bitcoin multiplies by 126

In five years, it has cost the world $12bn in climate damages, a study has found

EasyJet to stop offsetting carbon from December

The airline will look to use SAF and hydrogen technology to cut carbon

‘We’re sacrificing billions of bread loaves for bioenergy’

A new report claims that the amount of land needed for bioenergy could be used to farm 15bn loaves of bread in a year

Cutting carbon is about ‘checks and balances’

This week’s Net Hero Podcast focusses on the power of blockchain and how it can help us in growing the carbon marketplace

Chinese COVID tests caused 5.4m tonnes of GHG emissions

This is the carbon footprint of more than 9bn tests taken in two years

Fracking will see ‘devastation of the countryside,’ charities say

Environmental charities have slammed the Prime Minister’s announcement of accelerating oil and gas exploits and the use of fracking to combat the energy crisis

Offsetting to make up 20% of airline’s net zero strategies

This could see the availability of high-quality offsetting schemes drop significantly

Industrial emissions to be tackled with new framework

Companies will now need to ensure they’re using the ‘best techniques available’ to cut their carbon

More than 60% say they’d buy second-hand clothes to cut carbon

However, 64% return items at least once every two months – releasing more emissions

Turning carbon into sugar?…

Coca-Cola is looking to make sugar from captured carbon