What does net-zero mean for my business?

What does net zero mean?

The world is starting to look towards a vital global goal: net-zero. According to climate science it is essential that we meet this target by 2050 if we are to give ourselves a chance of limiting global warming and avoiding the most catastrophic impacts of climate change. The IPCC’s latest report on Mitigation of Climate Change […]

2022: Time to turn net-zero pledges into climate action

2022: Time to turn net-zero pledges into climate action

After a disruptive but incredibly busy year in 2021,  Managing Director of EcoAct and Interim Managing Director of Atos’ Net-Zero Transformation Practice,  Stuart Lemmon looks at what is on the climate agenda for 2022 and how he hopes to see organisations turn net-zero pledges into climate action. 2021 was challenging in many ways, from extreme […]

New IPCC and IPBES report: Tackle climate change & biodiversity together

New IPCC and IPBES report calls for integrated management of climate change and biodiversity

New  Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) report shows the importance of addressing nature loss as part of the fight against climate change and how nature-based solutions (NBS) offer a way forward. EcoAct’s Research and Innovation team looks at the benefits of tackling these two together. […]

What role can carbon offsetting play in your net-zero transition?

What role can carbon offsetting play in your net-zero transition?

The term carbon offsetting is often in the spotlight, causing a little controversy and a whole lot of confusion. Are you still unclear on what offsetting really means, where the money goes, if offsetting is good or bad and whether it is really one of many available solutions to climate change? These answers to the […]

President Biden – Day 1 of climate action

President Biden - Day 1 of climate action

Following the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States on 20 January 2021, we take a look at some of the climate change actions already underway on Day 1 of his administration. Joe Biden’s first acts as President include the signing of a wide range of executive orders including reversing […]

New transformational programme aims to clarify the path to Net Zero

Net Zero programme | EcoAct Climate and Sustainability Consultancy

LONDON: Climate change consultancy and project developer EcoAct has today launched an approach aimed to help guide businesses and organisations planning for a Net Zero future. The ambitious programme, called A to Zero, covers five modules that EcoAct believe are essential to establishing and working towards a Net Zero target. A to Zero is a […]

Summary of COP 25: What now for the climate?

What next for the climate?

The summary of COP 25 is one of disappointment. It was impossible to achieve consensus between countries to finalise the operating rules of the Paris Agreement and ensure that it became operational by 2020. So, what happened and what does this mean for the climate crisis? Multilateral climate governance impossible to establish by 2020 This […]

COP 25: Crunch time for the Paris Agreement

COP 25 for the Paris Agreement takes place in Madrid

Faced with the challenge of making 2015’s Paris Agreement operational, this COP needs to be decisive. Having overcome some unprecedented political obstacles by changing host countries, then host continent, the COP 25 is going ahead. It will run from Monday 2 to Friday 13 December in Madrid. Special attention will be given to biodiversity and […]