Global temperatures will reach new records in next five years
Global temperatures are likely to surge to record levels in the next five years, according to a new report by the World Meteorological Organisation. Fuelled by heat-trapping greenhouse gases and a naturally occurring El Niño event, there is a 66 per cent likelihood that the annual average near-surface global temperature between 2023 and 2027 will […]
Did COP27 live up to its ‘implementation’ pledge?
COP27 promised to make world leaders progress from setting net zero goals to implementing them. Have they lived up to their promise, and what has COP27 achieved since the event six-months ago? Some of the key discussions and decisions made over the two-week climate conference included a new funding arrangement for the loss and damage […]
Only 37 per cent of fleet operators monitor their CO₂ emissions
Only 37 per cent of European companies monitor their CO₂ emissions and 17 per cent have no knowledge of their CO₂ emissions. Despite 61 per cent actively of European companies acknowledging the importance of sustainability in fleet planning, findings of the European Fleet Emission Monitor (EFEM) by Alphabet indicate that many companies may not be […]
UK hits major clean energy milestone
The UK has hit a major milestone with one trillion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity generated from renewable energy sources. One trillion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity is the equivalent of everyone in the UK watching every James Bond movie 13 times a day, every day for a year – enough to power UK homes […]