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'Headline commitments are no longer enough': Why the Treasury is to require firms to develop net zero plans

Treasury's plan to mandate that 'certain' firms and financiers establish credible transition plans have been warmly be green campaigners and sustainable investment experts Large companies and investors that fail to set out how they plan to bring their operations into line global climate goals will soon have... go to Article >

Net Zero Tracker: COP26 builds support for transition, but credibility gaps remain

12 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Vast numbers of businesses, governments, cities, and regions now have net zero goals in place, but few have clear plans for how to effectively manage offsets and decarbonise supply chains, analysis shows The strength and... read more

Could the government's re-routed rail plans hamper the UK's net zero ambitions?

18 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The government's £96bn Integrated Rail Plan has faced criticism from green groups and regional politicians, who fear it represents a major downgrade on previous proposals If grumbling about trains is one of Britain's... read more

The moment of truth?

22 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Eliot Whittington of the Corporate Leaders Group argues COP26 was not the failure some have accused it of being - but now the onus is on businesses to prove their critics wrong I don't know if COP26 was a success, but I... read more

Price and provenance: Does the UK have an appetite for eco-labels on food?

19 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business interest in plant-based food is growing, but many consumers are still in the dark over the environmental sustainability of their eating habits There can be little doubt diets are steadily changing in the UK.... read more

Taking the positives from COP26

25 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

COP26 has already delivered a series of big wins for the global net zero transition, as well as some worrying setbacks The negotiations at COP26 are rumbling towards extra time with fears growing that the talks could yet... read more

'Overdelivered on the politics, but underdelivered on the science': The experts' take on COP26

15 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business and policy leaders reflect on the major wins from the Glasgow Summit, what needs to happen next, and why COPs could look and feel difficult from now on The COP26 Climate Summit came to a close a little over a... read more

'Overdelivered on the politics, but undelivered on the science': The experts' take on COP26

15 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business and policy leaders reflect on the major wins from the Glasgow Summit, what needs to happen next, and why COPs could look and feel difficult from now on The COP26 Climate Summit came to a close a little over a... read more

COP26: Celebrations and recriminations, as Alok Sharma confirms China and India threatened to derail climate deal

22 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Boris Johnson insists Glasgow Summit delivered 'more than 6/10' and paves way for renewed push to 'keep 1.5C alive' The finalisation of the Glasgow Climate Pact late on Saturday evening has sparked a wave of celebrations... read more

The Glasgow Climate Pact: A guide for business

21 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

COP26 has delivered an fresh set of commitments and the finalisation of the Paris Agreement rulebook - but what does it all mean for business? As the dust begins to settle after COP26, work must now begin towards... read more

COP26: Protestors demand bolder action as negotiators grapple with 'Rubik's cube' of Glasgow talks

29 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Hundreds of thousands turn out on streets of Glasgow, but crunch talks at the Summit remain on a knife edge as diplomats wrestle with numerous outstanding issues A march of an estimated 100,000 people took over the... read more