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.

Carbon Credits, Carbon Offsetting, ICROA, carbon neutral, Sustainable Development Goals

Lucy Haines | 12.07.2018

Credible Carbon Credits: There is More to Offsetting than you Think

There is a certain amount of cynicism around the term ‘offsetting’. Much of this comes from doubts surrounding whether or not schemes actually deliver the carbon savings promised, concern over ...

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Climate neutral, Sustainable Development Goals, Carbon management, Climate Change, paris agreement, Carbon Offsetting, energy efficiency

Meriem Belhamra | 19.06.2018

The Opportunity in Carbon Neutrality

 

Since COP21 and the adoption of the Paris Agreement, a growing number of nations and businesses have pledged to take action on climate change and made a commitment to a common goal: carbon ...

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Africa Climate Week, Carbon Offsetting, Sustainable Development Goals, paris agreement

Lucy Haines | 12.04.2018

Fuelling Change & Preservation in Kenya

This week is Africa Climate Week. Officials from eight African countries and the UN are convening in Nairobi for a week-long conference, the purpose of which is to support the implementation of ...

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Science based targets, Shipping, Sustainable Development Goals, emissions

Joe Beviss | 05.04.2018

A sustainable maritime industry in a 2°C scenario - has the ship already sailed?

Shipping has long been a fundamental enabler of trade, although its important role may go unnoticed. Think about where the clothes you are wearing were made and how they arrived here. What about ...

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Sustainable Development Goals

David Keddie | 25.01.2018

Quantifying the Sustainable Development Goals

At the end of 2017, we published a blog on how companies are starting to take advantage of the opportunities presented by the Sustainable Development Goals to create a shared common purpose with ...

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Sustainable Development Goals

David Keddie | 12.12.2017

Using the SDGs to establish a shared common purpose

Two years on from the launch of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, many companies around the world are still grappling with the how best to implement them. While the broad and positive purpose ...

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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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Sustainable Development Goals

Joshua Holland | 23.11.2016

Sustainable Development Goals: what's the role for business?

Leading businesses are engaging with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to focus their environmental, social and governance (ESG) efforts. This helps ensure that they continue to play a part ...

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