Net zero targets ‘threatened’ by UK government plans

Net zero targets

Net zero targets previously agreed by the UK government are under ‘dire’ threat from new plans announced by ministers. Net zero targets aimed at reducing carbon emissions to reach net zero by 2050 could be derailed by a raft of measures including allowing new oil and gas projects, ‘fracking’, a new tax on renewable energy […]

Net zero farming standards to address global emissions gap

Net zero farming

Net zero farming now has a new standard method to cover land-related carbon emissions and removals. Net zero farming targets are vital as land-intensive sectors such as food, agriculture and forestry represent nearly a quarter (22 per cent) of global greenhouse gas emissions, the largest emitter after energy. The new Forest, Land and Agriculture (FLAG) Science Based […]