EY pledges to cut 40% of absolute emissions and offset more than the remainder by 2021

It hopes to cut business travel emissions by 35% by 2025 against a 2019 baseline, as well as reduce overall office electricity usage and procure 100% renewable energy by this time

Total ends American Petroleum Institute membership ‘due to difference in opinion regarding climate’

The energy giant noted one factor was the API’s support of US politicians campaigning to stay out of the Paris Agreement

Green shoots: 3 predictions for a post-pandemic world

By Jai Thampi, SVP Strategy & Innovation, Schneider Electric

Prince of Wales launches green ‘Terra Carta’ initiative for businesses

Prince Charles said the scheme represents a ‘step-change’ in the UK’s ‘future of industry’ and ‘future of economy’ approach

Energy efficiency starts at home: Embracing smart technology

By Manish Pant, EVP, Home and Distribution Division, Schneider Electric

Samsung unveils solar-powered remotes for entire TV line in 2021

The initiative is predicted to avoid the use of 99 million AAA batteries over seven years

Is 2021 the year of eco-consciousness? Almost three-in-four Brits want to be more sustainable

A new study finds almost 62% of the UK public place a reduction in their use of plastic products as their number one green priority for the new year

Two million plastic bags are used every minute – are banks partially to blame?

Portfolio Earth says yes – it calls for global banks to stop financing businesses in the plastic supply chain unless they can demonstrate best practice in environmental behaviours

Berlin boosts e-bus network with 90 electric vehicles

It is said to be one of the biggest contracts of its kind in Europe

Almost half of banking customers ‘would move money if they knew their bank was financing fossil fuels’

Nearly seven-in-ten customers are likely to choose banks with positive social and environmental impacts, according to a new report