A rising number of companies have pledged to cut their greenhouse gas emissions. It was always going to be difficult for companies to meet ambitious carbon targets and satisfy investors. The damage wrought by covid-19 has intensified the challenge. How can companies lower emissions while delivering reliable returns? How are companies reducing the carbon footprint of their existing business and expanding to new areas? This session will explore the factors driving firms to set greenhouse gas targets and the methods for measuring companies’ carbon footprint, as well as the technologies that can help companies lower emissions.
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