Johnson Matthey commits to net zero goal by 2040

The British multinational chemicals and sustainable technologies company has opened a new battery technology centre near Oxford

HM Treasury and HMRC ‘don’t understand the environmental impacts of taxes’

The Public Accounts Committee states: ‘The UK government has been blithely issuing ever more ambitious climate targets for years now, with no sign of a roadmap to reach any of them’

WPP targets net zero carbon operations by 2025

It aims to achieve its goal by ensuring all of the electricity it consumes will be 100% sourced from renewables by 2025

Mark Carney to head up Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero

The new forum will work to unite financial organisations under a single umbrella in the fight against climate change

‘The UK has the opportunity to lead the world in delivering net zero’

Kelly Becker, Zone President for Schneider Electric UK and Ireland, spoke to future Net Zero about the company’s net zero ambitions

MOD takes aim at greener future with new roadmap

As part of the UK-wide climate change strategy, the MOD aims to contribute to the UK’s 2050 net zero target by reducing emissions and scaling up the transition to renewable energy

IEA hosts COP26 Net Zero Summit

Global decisionmakers say there is a critical need for international collaboration and policy implementation to accelerate progress towards net zero in the run-up to COP26

COP26: Dettol maker Reckitt announced as Principal Partner for climate summit

Reckitt has already committed to science-based targets to meet the Paris climate agreement by 2030, aims to power all its operations with 100% renewable electricity by 2030 and become carbon neutral by 2040

Less than half of Brits convinced climate change is real

Although less than half were convinced of it being a reality, 82% of UK respondents did agree the government should take some form of action to tackle climate change

‘UK nuclear has saved 2.3 billion tonnes of emissions since 1956’

The Nuclear Industry Association claims that over this time period, nuclear power has saved more emissions than any other energy source in British history