JTI Vietnam aims at Net Zero carbon emissions

Furthermore, in collaboration with Action for Environment Organization(AFEO), JTI Vietnam kicked off its first project under the Net Zero Carbon Emission program on June 27, 2020. The company teamed up with AFEO to plant 5,400 Cinnamomum bejolghota trees worth VND120 million ($5,200) in buffer zones across Xuan Son National Park in the northern province of […]

Investors that manage US$47tn demand world’s biggest polluters back plan for net-zero emissions

In April, more than 50% of Woodside shareholders and 43% of Origin shareholders called on the oil and gas companies to set science-based targets to cut both their own emissions and the “scope 3” emissions released by their customers. The Woodside vote was the first time a climate resolution received more than 5o% support in […]

UK citizens’ assembly wants ‘fair’ path to 2050 net-zero emissions goal

LONDON: Taxes on frequent fliers, more wind and solar power, and better protection for nature should be key policies in Britain’s push to meet its promise to cut emissions to net zero by 2050, a citizens’ assembly advised the country’s lawmakers on Thursday.But its final recommendations in a report to parliament did not back nuclear […]

Scottish Water sets out renewables route map to net-zero emissions

“I know Scottish Water is speaking to other agencies about how they’ve come to the proposals that they’ve set out and other organisations will be considering whether they have some of the same advantages that Scottish Water does have in this regard.”

Royce West targets minority voters in U.S. Senate runoff against MJ Hegar

“MJ is going to continue focusing on what secured her the top spot in the primary — traveling tens of thousands of miles across the state to meet with voters from all backgrounds and continuing to grow her Texas-sized grassroots campaign,” said Amanda Sherman, a spokeswoman for Hegar. “From meeting with labor unions in apprentice […]

​One last shot at net neutrality in 2018

After that, you can expect to pay fees for some “free” services. Use social networking a lot? That will be five bucks a month for Facebook. Mind you, Facebook won’t see one red penny of that, but your ISP will. Or, perhaps Facebook will be free, but any other social network will come with a […]

Tata Motors to cut mid-term capex by Rs 50,000 crore on path to zero-debt target

Mumbai: Tata Motors may slash more than Rs 50,000 crore from the previously estimated capital expenditure over three years at the Jaguar Land Rover unit and India operations, in a bid to achieve its ambitious target of wiping off debt from the balance sheet.Last year, the company had guided for a capex of 4 billion […]

Climate change: Citizens’ assembly prepares to tackle climate change

Ms Whitmarsh explained: “There will be sceptics who don’t even believe climate change is caused by humans. But even they may want to consider evidence that some climate polices (such as active transport) will have health benefits attached.

Sky Sports’ Season of Sustainability: All live Premier League coverage to be albert certified

Earlier this year, Sky announced it had achieved CarbonNeutral® certification for all of its UK Sky Original productions and received planning permission to build Sky Studios Elstree, what it is planning to be the most environmentally friendly TV studios in the world.

European Commission to propose more ambitious 2030 climate goal: document

By Kate AbnettBRUSSELS: The European Commission will propose that the European Union sets a 2030 target of cutting its net greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% against 1990 levels, according to an internal document seen by Reuters.Already well on the way to meeting its current climate target of a 40% cut by 2030, the […]