FAQs, guides, and articles to assist with your journey to net zero.
These FAQs are designed to help a company understand its reporting obligations, if any, and what is required.
What to Report in 2021
A quick guide to new statutory requirements for reporting in the UK in 2021 and how companies need to ensure compliance.
Guide to Implementing a Corporate Emissions Plan
This overview is designed for companies considering an emissions plan, with an overview of what is needed.
Reducing Service Sector Emissions Impact
An overview of the key areas and approaches to reduction of emissions in service sector companies.
How Carbon Emissions Are Measured
An explanation of how carbon emissions are measured from core company activity data, methodology and use of conversion factors.
Carbon Emissions - An Investor View
A brief exploration of key trends around investors' increasing activism on climate change which bring urgency to emissions management.
An Introduction to Carbon Offsets
An introductory guide to carbon offsets: how they work, what they are designed to do, and their use in emissions management.
The Role, Value and Risks of Carbon Offsets
An essential read, when considering whether and how to use offsets in a company reduction programme.
Carbon Responsible API – An Overview
Guide to our API and developer documentation.
UK Emissions – Preparing Your First Company Report
Guide to the main considerations and contents of your emissions reporting.
How Green is a Green Electricity Tariff?
An overview of the types, standards, and limits of green tariffs.
Can We Plant Our Way to Net Zero?
The realities of carbon sequestration through tree planting.
The Increasing Risks of Greenwashing
The importance of substantiating environmental action statements.
Creating a Practical Cost-Driven Net Zero Action Plan
Examples of no-cost, low-cost and high-cost measures businesses can take on their journey to net zero.
Is Carbon Neutral Still Relevant in a Net Zero World?
Exploring the benefits and risks of carbon neutral to business.
A Guide to the Science Based Targets Initiative
Science based targets - what they are, how to achieve them, and key considerations in doing so.
Understanding Climate Uncertainty
Understanding climate uncertainty when assessing a company's climate-related risks and opportunities
Radiative Forcing of Air Travel
What it is and why we do not account for it at Carbon Responsible
The Next Stages: A Policy Brief
An overview of key policy changes to reporting standards
Introdution to TCFD
Reporting a company’s climate-related risks and opportunities following the TCFD recommendations