Understand the basics

To achieve sustainability, businesses and individuals must understand the basics of carbon emissions, including their sources and impacts on the environment.

In this section, you can find out everything you need to know about carbon emissions and why reducing them is crucial to combat climate change, improve air quality and save energy.

Net zero: the basics in 30 seconds

Get an overview of net zero and quick ideas to reduce your carbon footprint.

Carbon jargon: net zero, emissions and more

Learn about the idea of net zero and how it differs from other carbon emission terms.

Carbon emissions and the law

Find out what you’re required to do to lower carbon emissions.

Take part in the UK Net Zero Business Census
Take part in the UK Net Zero Business Census