The Windsors are responsible for a royal increase in travel emissions

he Royal Household’s annual financial statement for the financial year 2018-19 show emissions related to travel increased by 98% on the previous year

Best Buy targets 75% emissions reductions by 2030

The electronics retailer has also pledged to help consumers reduce their emissions by 20% and save $5bn during that period

Carbon credits must not be a ‘free pass for inaction’

That’s the verdict from UN Environment, which suggests using carbon credits on a one-for-one basis allows certain groups and organisations to “continue on their polluting ways”

ArcelorMittal aims for carbon neutral steelmaking in Europe by 2050

The steel industry accounts for around 7% of global emissions

Bosch
Bosch commits to 2020 carbon neutrality

The German engineering and electronics firm says it will focus on implementing energy efficiency measures and generating clean power from renewable sources

ABB
ABB unveils its first carbon-neutral factory

The technology giant expects the flagship site to save around 630 tonnes of carbon dioxide every year

New framework to enable transition to net zero carbon buildings

It aims to build consensus in the industry on the approach to decarbonising buildings

Startup sketches a carbon-free future with emissions-based ink

The Graviky Labs group says it has found a way to capture soot from vehicles and chimneys and turn it into ink for pens

Carbon dioxide emissions
New $1.5m project to advance CCS technologies gets the go-ahead

The scheme aims to evaluate various approaches to developing ways to catch greenhouse gases in order to mitigate climate change

New York
New York looks to build a greener future with $30m competition

The programme aims to advance the design, construction and operation of low or zero-carbon buildings