Singular pursuit of net-zero by 2050 could exacerbate inequality and derail our chances of a climate-resilient future.
Matthew Moulding sacrifices his extra votes; generalist CEOs; corporate emissions; and diversity disclosures. Plus ICGN’s COP26 priorities.
Academics say climate reporting is likely to be less effective than direct regulatory interventions such as taxation or emissions trading.
The UK reporting watchdog says many disclosures do not include information on how energy use and emissions are calculated.
The target of net zero carbon emissions poses many challenges, particularly for companies with complex supply chains. But it also creates opportunities.
Supply chains contribute significantly to a firm’s carbon footprint and can amount to four times the organisation’s own operational emissions.
The combination of AI and quantum computing will help us tackle some of the biggest problems we see, says Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai.
Study reveals a lack of reliable data from UK companies and their suppliers, with large unexplained spikes in carbon emissions.
The IPCC’s stark warning about the rate of change needed to restrict global warming to no more than 1.5℃ intensifies the pressure on business.