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'It's not going to be easy': TNFD co-chair David Craig on developing nature risk disclosure rules

TNFD co-chair and Refinitiv CEO David Craig chats to BusinessGreen about the daunting task of drawing up nature-related risk disclosure guidelines If it wasn't already complicated enough trying to locate, measure, publicly disclose, and - crucially - act to reduce the business risks arising from climate... go to Article >

David Cameron’s Greensill Lobbying Was ‘Acceptable’, Minister Claims

99 Days ago Other Source: Huffingtonpost.co.uk

David Cameron’s lobbying of senior ministers and officials, who he knew as prime minister, on behalf of Greensill Capital was “acceptable”, a cabinet minister has claimed. Environment secretary George Eustice, Cameron’s former press secretary,... read more

'This is putting companies on the hook': Can Mark Carney help build a credible carbon offset market?

179 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets unveils recommendations on how to scale up investment in emission reduction programmes, but environmental campaigners remain unimpressed An independent body should be set up... read more

There are less than 100 days until COP26: Here's how exporters can get involved

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

UK Export Finance's Richard Simon-Lewis With less than 100 days to go until the UK plays host to the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26), the government is launching a new campaign to encourage us all to... read more

The power of digital packaging

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Brands have a powerful field of influence on sustainability, and digital packaging innovation offers a chance to lead by example, according to Jose 'Pepe' Gorbea from HP Graphic Arts It's fair to say that most of us... read more

Tesla to open up global charging point network to all EV brands

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

CEO Elon Musk confirms plans on Twitter to begin allowing access to rival EV brands at its US supercharger network later this year, with global network to follow suit Tesla plans to open up its global charging network to... read more

Construction industry plots path to 'zero avoidable waste'

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Reuse and recycling of construction materials, more sustainable building design, and promotion of refurbishment over building demolition all favoured in new industry strategy The construction industry is seeking to brush... read more

Government eyes low carbon fuels mandate for UK aviation sector

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

UK jet fuel suppliers could face minimum sustainable aviation fuels requirements from 2025 under government plans Jet fuel suppliers to the UK could face requirements to provide minimum levels of lower carbon bio-based... read more

'Small ideas can have a big impact': Prince of Wales and Sir Jony Ive launch green design competition

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

'Terra Carta Design Lab' builds on Prince of Wales-led green recovery charter launched earlier this year The Prince of Wales has teamed up with leading designer Sir Jony Ive to launch a new competition focused on... read more

Global Briefing: Japan set to strengthen national renewable energy goal

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

All the top green business and policy news from around the world this week Japan unveils target to double renewable energy share by 2030 The Japanese government has followed its recent announcement of a national net zero... read more

Move fast and fix things

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The climate crisis is worsening and the welcome focus on long term goals can not distract from the need to act right now There's a focus in climate policy circles on how to do the hard stuff. How to decarbonise aviation... read more

Mercedes-Benz drives forward electrification plan with new 2030 target

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

German auto giant confirms plans for a 'profound reallocation of capital' as it announces it is to invest £34bn and build eight gigafactories in support of its EV strategy Mercedez-Benz has announced plans to go "all... read more