The Road to Net Zero

The Latest News in the Road to Net Zero

While the UN global climate talks (COP26) have been postponed until November 2021, companies across the world are continuing to publicly join the UK and other countries in committing to reach carbon net zero by 2050. Below are relevant Chamber updates, reports and thought leadership pieces on this topic. For more context and content on the topic, head to our Road to Net Zero topic page.


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Energy
Road to Net Zero
Webinar

On 6 Oct 2020 our Energy & Utilities committee hosted a webinar on waste management governance, where we discussed design, implementation and financing of waste recovery facilities, innovative financing mechanisms like a public-private partnership (PPP), waste recycling, the application of polluters pays principle and extended producer’s responsibility, and key aspects of sustainable waste ...

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Sustainability

Mott MacDonald is the first company in its class to be independently certified carbon neutral.

Event
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Sustainability

Opening on 12 Sep, Planet or Plastic?, an exhibition by National Geographic, tells the story of plastic, from its invention just over a century ago, to the environmental impact brought about by its mass consumption.

Energy
Road to Net Zero
Webinar

Learn how hydrogen can play a part in Singapore's green economy, and the UK's expertise in this area.

Energy
Road to Net Zero

An independent report identifying and assessing high-level deployment options for carbon capture, usage and storage technology at dispersed industrial sites in the UK.

Road to Net Zero
Webinar

Following our Future Cities networking event, we hosted a discussion on how future cities will need to innovate, challenge and respond to the needs of people, while considering climate agendas.

The integration of offshore energy systems, including oil and gas, renewables, hydrogen and carbon capture and storage, could contribute to deliver approximately 30% of the UK’s total carbon reduction requirements needed to meet the 2050 net zero target.

Circular Economy
Orient
Road to Net Zero
Webinar

Ideas for improved resource efficiencies, and how policies can be put in place to implement them. Featuring The Energy Institute, Infrastructure Asia, Shell and The Carbon Trust.

Sustainability
UK News

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces £350 million is being made available to cut emissions in heavy industry and drive economic recovery from coronavirus.

Road to Net Zero
Sustainable Finance
Webinar

With S&P Global, SingTel, and The Warren, the discussion was moderated by Russell Toop from Cheshire Consultancy.