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UK to introduce carbon border tax in 2027

UK to introduce carbon border tax in 2027

The UK government has announced it will implement a new Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) for imported goods, to support the decarbonisation drive.
Please, SIR: more incentives for offshore wind developers

Please, SIR: more incentives for offshore wind developers

The UK government has increased the maximum price that offshore wind projects can receive for selling their energy and opened a consultation into a new incentive scheme for developers.
Two thirds of UK's largest firms commit to science-based climate targets

Two thirds of UK’s largest firms commit to science-based climate targets

The United Kingdom has emerged as a key player in the global push for science-based environmental targets, says a recent report by the Science...
Are REGOs enough to cover Scope 2 emissions?

Are REGOs enough to cover Scope 2 emissions?

The conversation around Scope 2 emissions – those from purchased energy – is changing. Businesses that have to carry out reporting on their emissions...
Report- 97% of UK firms failing to align to net zero ‘gold standard’

Report: 97% of UK firms failing to align to net zero ‘gold standard’

New research reveals that less than 3% of large UK firms have published plans that meet the government’s ‘gold standard’ for a credible net...
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....
Net zero

New ‘gold standard’ for corporate net zero transition plans launched

Private companies can have their say on a new, best-practice blueprint for climate transition plans, published this week.  A new Disclosure Framework and accompanying Implementation...
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...
The Transition Plan Taskforce (TPT) are working on a technical briefing paper incorporating Just Transition principles.

UK government Transition Plan Taskforce considers Just Transition

Members of the UK government-mandated Transition Plan Taskforce (TPT) are working on a technical briefing paper on incorporating Just Transition considerations into its recommendations,...
Nearly 65% of the world's largest traded companies do not yet meet minimum corporate net zero targets, a new report finds...

Report: Major credibility gaps remain in majority of corporate net zero targets

More than one-third (702) of the world’s largest publicly traded companies now have net zero targets, a new report finds, but nearly 65% of those targets do not yet meet minimum procedural reporting standards.

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