Building back better and greener after COVID-19

Liz Benison, Managing Director of Mainland Europe at Arriva, says road space must be prioritised for walking, cycling and public transport

Schneider Electric named world’s most sustainable corporation in Corporate Knights ranking

Schneider Electric has also doubled down on its long-standing strategy to embed environmental, social and governance considerations into every facet of its activities

LEON launches carbon-neutral burger menu – but can meat really be green?

LEON is measuring, reducing and offsetting the carbon footprint of its new menu across the whole supply chain, including ingredients, packaging and kitchen operations

Anglian Water and Severn Trent join UNFCCC’s Race to Zero

The water companies have become the first businesses to join the initiative under the Water UK umbrella

albert unveils new carbon calculator to make TV and film emissions a wrap

The new version features a broader range of questions that aim to allow businesses to better assess their own impact against the industry-standard

‘Less than half of businesses with net zero goals have actually set milestones to get there’

South Pole CEO Renat Heuberger spoke to future Net Zero about what he called a ‘chasm between ambition and action’ in the world of corporate climate action

‘Only 18% of transport firms have plans to keep global warming to 2°C or below by 2050’

A new Transition Pathway Initiative study highlights the aviation sector is performing ‘particularly badly’ in terms of setting goals

RIIO-2 price control: Energy Networks Association responds

David Smith, CEO of the ENA said: ‘Achieving net zero emissions requires sustained investment, innovation and a supportive and forward-looking regulatory regime’

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Ofgem finalises RIIO-2 price control to get the grid ready for net zero

The funding aims to help establish a ‘stronger, greener and fairer GB energy system’ that will be able to cope with changes such as scaled-up EV adoption and electric boiler use

Four-in-five small businesses in food and drink sector ‘making sustainability a priority’

E.ON says a third of consumers across the industry now look for strong environmental credentials before they buy