Amazon’s CO2 emissions grew 18% in 2021

The retail giant has admitted that there are “big challenges” ahead as it races to reach its 2040 net zero target

Businesses beg new PM to ‘keep net zero targets going’

These include Amazon, Coca-Cola, Unilever and Lloyds Bank

Amazon supercharges ‘cleaner’ UK deliveries

The retail giant has launched its first UK micromobility hub with e-cargo bikes for ‘greener’ deliveries in central London

UN: ‘Droughts increase nearly a third in a generation’

These have cost the world $124bn since 1998

‘Top companies overestimate climate progress’

A new report alleges that some of the world’s largest businesses exaggerate their climate aims and net zero pledges

2021 hailed as record year for corporate PPAs

Businesses purchased 31.1GW of clean power last year, according to a new report

UK Power Networks gets top ranking in customer service

UKPN came fourth among 50 UK organisations voted for customer services

Fresh air from Northern Ireland to power Amazon data centres

A new wind farm is expected to go live in 2023 bringing more renewable energy to Amazon’s facilities

COP26: Jeff Bezos says seeing space changed his views on Earth

He claims his voyage into the final frontier has led to him understanding the fragility of Earth and led to his pledge of $2bn to land restoration in Africa

Amazon becomes ‘largest renewable energy buyer in US’

In total, the multinational has invested in more than 6GW of renewable energy across the US through 54 projects