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Net zero by 2030
“We’ve changed before, we can change again”
Our investment business has invested over £6 billion into companies building a more sustainable planet.
Our energy business is making the transition to renewables faster and cheaper for millions of customers.
We generate enough renewable energy to power nearly 2 million homes in the United Kingdom.
Fossil fuel companies have received $3.8 trillion since the 2015 Paris Agreement
80% of energy supply comes from fossil fuels
25% of Europe’s emissions come from the building sector
70% of global emissions come from 100 companies
Just 1 in 10 companies measured their carbon footprint in 2020
A quarter of carbon emissions generated each year is absorbed by the ocean
10 Nov 2021
The global square footage of buildings is expected to double by 2060. That’s the equivalent of adding another New York City to the world, every month, for 40 years! Considering the building sector creates 38% of Europe's emissions, this is quite a scary thought. Luckily there are some new innovations on the horizon – Jack speaks to Benjamin Davies about the future of green buildings. Read here: