Entries by Climate Neutral

IMPACT OF THE US WITHDRAWING OF THE PARIS AGREEMENT

IETA made the following statement about the fact that the US has announced to withdraw itself from the Paris Agreement. We at Climate Neutral Group support this statement. STATEMENT IETA:  Genève, 2017, June 1st As was widely reported, President Donald Trump announced plans today for the United States to withdraw from the Paris Agreement. We issued […]

Emissions offsetting: closing the main carbon tap of your business

By Danielle de Bruin, Programme Manager Mobility / Climate Neutral Group in The Netherlands A car leasing company called us recently with a query around sustainability and transport. “We are not offsetting emissions because we think prevention is better” was one of the statements. Upon concluding our telephone conversation, during which we agreed on many points, […]

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon

In 2014, Sanlam Cape Town Marathon was declared South Africa’s first carbon neutral sporting event. Working with Sanlam, the headline sponsor for the event, Climate Neutral Group followed a four-step process to achieve this result. Background In hosting the event in Cape Town, the organisers sought to minimise the environmental impacts of the marathon in […]