Carbon Clear News & insights from EcoAct

We strive to keep our clients and partners up to speed on the latest climate news. Here you will find hot off the press releases, expert thought-pieces and the latest industry developments.

Sustainability Benchmarking

Rachel Hunter | 05.06.2017

How to go about setting a sustainability strategy

There is increasing pressure on organisations from investors, policy makers and the public, to broaden the scope of their annual reporting and to disclose their impacts.

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Sustainability Benchmarking

Rachel Hunter | 25.05.2017

The Intelligent Way to Benchmark Sustainability

This week Carbon Clear launched the Intelligent Sustainability Benchmarking Toolkit, a free online platform for businesses to benchmark their approach to environmental sustainability. Answer 15 ...

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Science based targets

Laurie Edwards | 18.05.2017

4 things to consider before setting a science based target

Science Based Targets (SBTs) are fast becoming the only realistic method to fulfil the global ambition to limit catastrophic climate change.

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Renewable energy

Debbie Butts | 09.05.2017

Best practice and market trends in renewable energy

Businesses are increasingly looking at how to make their electricity supply 100% renewable, and therefore climate neutral. Companies typically adopt complimentary approaches to reach their 100% ...

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Sustainability Reporting

Jade Soiza | 03.05.2017

Sustainability Reporting: Closing the ESG guidance gap

The London Stock Exchange Group recently published guidance for companies on how to report environmental, social and governance (ESG) information to meet investor demand for better data. The aim ...

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Business in the Community, Responsible Business

Joshua Holland | 25.04.2017

What does responsible business look like?

This week is Responsible Business Week 2017 (#RBWeek). It calls for businesses, their employees and partners to come together to share ideas and show how they are taking positive action for a ...

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CDP, Sustainable Development Goals, sustainability

Annabell James | 19.04.2017

3 tips to reduce the reporting burden

Businesses globally have a wide range of sustainability frameworks, standards and benchmarks, they can report to - CDP, the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), the Global Reporting Initiative ...

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Sonya Likhtman | 11.04.2017

The value of reporting on non-financial performance

In today’s complex business landscape, companies are expected to deliver more than profits and shareholder value: they are increasingly focusing on their non-financial performance.

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Carbon management, energy management, carbon

Gavin Tivey | 04.04.2017

Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) 2017 - What you need to know

Spring has arrived so it is time for Carbon Clear’s latest update on the Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) scheme.

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Climate Change

James Meacher | 23.03.2017

Uncharted Territory: Records continue to be broken as 2016 extreme climate trends continue in 2017

2017: Hottest Year on Record?

Earlier this year it was widely reported that 2016 had been the hottest year ever. This week the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) published its annual ...

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