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“Net zero” means achieving a state where the greenhouse gases (GHGs) emitted do not exceed the gases being removed from the atmosphere so that the overall balance is zero.

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Net Zero Guidelines

ISO launches Net Zero Guidelines to drive corporate transparency

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) released new guidelines to help organisations reach net zero as soon as possible, with 2050 being the latest....
Achieving Net Zero Energy

What makes a good net zero transition plan?

From 2023, it will be compulsory for certain businesses to publish a net zero plan. Over 1300 UK-registered large companies and financial institutions are...
Scope 3 Reporting

Scope 3 emissions included in new ISSB standards

Starting from next year, new ISSB standards will require companies to disclose on Scope 1, 2, and 3. Reporting Scope 3 is an important...
Net Zero | Report Says 90% Of Companies Lack Credible Plan

Report: 90% of companies lack credible emissions reduction plan for net zero

Many companies have set net zero commitments, but most do not have satisfactory actionable plans. That’s the conclusion of a recent assessment from Climate...
New round of IETF funding opens to help industrial businesses decarbonise

New round of IETF funding opens to help industrial businesses decarbonise

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has opened the application window for Phase 2 of the Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF). Phase...
Speedy transition to clean energy

Speedy transition to clean energy could save trillions by 2050, study reveals

Transitioning to a decarbonised energy system by 2050 could lead to a global saving of at least $12 trillion, according to a study carried...

High Court finds government’s Net Zero Strategy is inadequate and unlawful

The government’s strategy for getting to net zero breaches the Climate Change Act, the High Court has found, and must be fleshed out to...
Government has pledged to deliver the world’s first net zero transatlantic flight fuelled purely by environmentally friendly aviation fuel...

World’s first net zero transatlantic flight could be delivered in 2023

World’s first net zero transatlantic flight could be delivered in 2023 The government has pledged to deliver the world’s first transatlantic flight fuelled purely by...
Net zero is set to feature heavily in NHS procurement decision-making, here's what you need to know about the new rules coming into force...

The new net zero rules for NHS suppliers: what you need to know

The new net zero rules for NHS suppliers: what you need to know Net zero is set to feature heavily in NHS procurement decision-making, with...
When reporting under SECR or setting a voluntary net zero target, your emissions should be categorised - here's a guide to scope emissions

Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions: a quick guide

Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions: a quick guide Whether you are reporting under a mandatory scheme such as SECR or setting a voluntary net...

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