Carbon neutrality ‘cannot be reached without energy efficiency’

That’s the opinion of Barbara Frei, Executive Vice President of Europe Operations at Schneider Electric, who spoke to ELN Editor Sumit Bose at the company’s Innovation Summit in Barcelona Earlier this month

Bentley boasts ‘UK’s first carbon-neutral luxury car factory’

The site sources 100% of its electricity from onsite solar panels and other renewable sources

Gucci, Balenciaga and YSL owner redesigns its future with carbon neutral goal

Kering has pledged to offset its remaining greenhouse gas emissions for 2018, which amounts to 2.4m tonnes

Gucci claims to get emissions in the bag with offset scheme

The fashion giant plans to offset emissions by contributing to four UN-backed forestation schemes

Volkswagen unveils new ID.3 electric vehicle

The car has three battery size options and has a starting price of €30,000

Bristol Council seeks partner to deliver £1bn investment for carbon neutral city

The Bristol City Leap project, run in partnership with Bristol Energy, will establish a joint venture with an organisation or group of companies to support the delivery of its ambition

Lush news as natural beauty retailer’s cork packaging ‘carbon neutral’

Each of the retailer’s 35g ‘Cork Pot’ sequesters more than 33 times its weight in carbon dioxide

Google pledges carbon neutral shipping, recycled materials in products

The technology giant says it has reduced carbon emissions from product shipments by 40% between 2017 and 2018

Networks of 7,000 universities declare climate emergency

The institutions have agreed to undertake a three-point plan that includes a commitment to go carbon neutral by 2030 or 2050 at the very latest

New energy efficiency standard for social housing in Scotland

It aims to maximise the number of homes in the social rented sector attaining an Energy Performance Certificate rating B by 2032