Released in June, it was a summer splash, full of energy, lavish attention to detail, and thought-provoking insights. No, not the Barbie movie. We’re talking about the UK Government greenhouse gas reporting: conversion factors 2023. The conversion factors are published in handy spreadsheet form by the UK Department for Energy Security and Net Zero, formerly […]
Despite being a relatively new phenomenon, artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly appearing in modern-day life as technology replicating human actions. That may take the form of chatbots like ChatGPT, image generators, voice recognition like Siri or Alexa, or even driverless cars. Because using AI is instantaneous with no evident emissions associated with its use, the […]
After the hottest ever start to June, the need for every individual, business, or organisation to find ways to reduce their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions is becoming even more apparent. If the commitments contained within the Paris Agreement are to be achieved, we need global GHG emissions to be reduced by 45% (from 2010 level) by […]
By now for anyone in the world of sustainability, reporting on scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions is commonplace. Scope 1 covers greenhouse gases released from direct (operational) activities, scope 2 refers to the emissions generated from purchased electricity, heating or cooling, and scope 3 are any indirect emissions occurring in the value chain, both […]
To reach the global goal of net zero we need to be cutting emissions by at least half each decade until 2050. The IPCC has stated
A new term to many, ‘carbon literacy’ refers to education on climate change and the resulting knowledge and action taken to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
There is rising interest and debate on the carbon emissions of digital solutions and the ICT (information and communications
You may have heard of Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions. What are they and why are they important?
Ever since we read Mike Berners-Lee’s brilliant book, How Bad Are Bananas?: The carbon footprint of everything, this infographic