The Carbon Trust today announced that nine leading companies will make up a new wave of partners to use the draft product carbon footprinting standard, currently being developed in partnership with Defra and BSI British Standards.
Advice on fighting the proposed changes to the capital gains tax regime has come from an unlikely source this week: Charles Clarke, the former home secretary.
The Carbon Trust has today published a new carbon map illustrating the CO2 emissions released by businesses in 33 towns and cities across the UK. The map is released on the day the Carbon Trust launches its latest national advertising campaign to encourage business to take action on climate change.
Today the Carbon Trust and Defra announced that they will be working with BSI British Standards to co-sponsor the development of a Publicly Available Specification (PAS) for the measurement of the embodied greenhouse gases (GHGs) in products and services.
The Carbon Trust today launched a ‘Carbon Footprinting’ guide for organisations concerned about climate change and their corporate impact. The guide provides a simple background to how a carbon footprint is calculated and offers advice to businesses and public sector organisations on how to assess their total carbon impact.