The UK’s financial sector can reduce its massive carbon footprint without government support

Last year the British government revealed plans to create a huge pool of funding to align the UK’s financial sector with net-zero targets. It was a massive commitment for a sector that,  according to a WWF report, emits 1.8 times as much carbon as its country’s 2019 domestic emissions. Then Chancellor Rishi Sunak hoped it … Read more

Energy-intensive industries – light at the end of the tunnel?

“It’s reassuring to hear the news that the government will renew its support to sectors hit by the energy crisis, however we all need to realise that this handout isn’t sustainable in the long run. “The scheme isn’t attached to carbon emission and energy reduction commitments, which means that it’s simply putting the fire out … Read more