Nc’Nean becomes ‘UK’s first’ net zero whisky distillery

In its latest sustainability report it revealed it has been verified net zero for its production, operates on 100% renewable energy and offsets any remaining carbon emissions it produces

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

Only 15% of UK businesses have set a net zero target

However, among organisations that have not yet set formal net zero targets, there is still a general opinion that progress towards decarbonisation is being made

Yamaha Motors on to carbon-neutrality by 2050

It is targeting a reduction of 54% in its direct emissions and a 38% reduction in its indirect emissions by 2035 from a 2010 baseline

Food and drink industry commits to halving food waste and emissions by 2030

The charity behind the commitment claims the agreement will save 2.6m tonnes of food waste between 2025 and 2030 – the equivalent of 6.2bn meals

PIC commits to net zero by 2050

The pension insurer has set a target of carbon-neutrality by 2025

Australia grants $2m to support heavy industry’s net zero transition efforts

It will assist in the next phase of the Australian Industry Energy Transitions Initiative, which now has 16 participating companies and focuses on supply chains including iron and steel, alumina and aluminium and LNG

Barings targets net zero emissions globally by 2030

The investment management firm plans to set an internal carbon tax for business travel

Lidl GB sets sight on becoming carbon-neutral by 2022

The retailer aims to decarbonise its own operations and supply chain in Britain over the next year and reduce its operational emissions by 80% across all countries it operates in by 2030

McCann Worldgroup commits to net zero emissions by 2040

The global marketing network company has also launched a sustainability department to drive forward its green agenda, which includes sourcing 100% renewable electricity by 2030