We are very pleased to announce that we have been recognized as Best Offset Retailer by Environmental Finance for the fifth consecutive year. The award, voted for by carbon market industry professionals, recognizes our consistent and continual excellence in delivering high quality, innovative solutions for our clients' environmental and sustainability needs.
An innovative carbon fee model and commitment to carbon neutrality has enabled Microsoft to deliver significant sustainable impacts around the world. On Microsoft News Center the organisation assesses the value of the programme in delivering benefits to communities and biodiversity.
The CarbonNeutral Company and ECOHZ have teamed up to provide a complete renewable energy solution for H&M, including RECs in North America, and Guarantees of Origin (GOs) and ECOHZGO2 in Europe. The programme was announced at the RECS Market Meeting in Oslo where Dov Brachfeld of H&M's sustainability team talked about the company's renewable energy commitments.
New research demonstrates that for every one tonne of CO2 emissions removed from the atmosphere through carbon offsetting, a further $664 of value is delivered in economic, social and environmental benefits to local communities around the world. See the breakdown in our infographic here. The research was conducted by Imperial College London in partnership with the International Carbon Reduction and Offsetting Alliance (ICROA). For the full report, please click read more.Read more
Following a visit to apparel factories in Sri Lanka, Vivian Frost notices some of the innovation and commitment to sustainability going on there and wonders whether the action is recognised appropriately by buyers in Western countries.