Carbon footprints

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Casey Harrell: the climate activist taking on Wall Street – and the muscle-wasting disease that’s killing him
The 43-year-old co-founder of BlackRock’s Big Problem knows he may not have long to live, thanks to the neurodegenerative disease ALS. But that won’t stop him holding the US’s biggest investors to account

Patrick Greenfield

17, Nov, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Should I spend a quarter of the value of my home to reduce its carbon footprint?
I want to replace windows and add insulation, but I’m not sure if it makes economic sense

Virginia Wallis

15, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Leading climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe: ‘You have the ability to use your voice’
Hayhoe says people can use their roles in their workplaces and communities to act on the climate crisis

Emma Pattee

10, Nov, 2021 @1:00 PM

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‘Carbon is my thing’: the climate geek trying to erase his footprint
Prof David Reay is in for the long haul, attempting to transform his Scottish farm to remove a lifetime’s environmental impact

Phoebe Weston

04, Nov, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Can carbon trading reduce global emissions?
Carbon markets have become a vital tool to make super-polluters pay while rewarding those with low carbon footprints

Jillian Ambrose

03, Nov, 2021 @5:50 PM

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As Cop26 begins, it’s time to face inconvenient truths | Letters
Letters: The UK is failing to lead the way with its climate policies, says David Humphreys, while Michael Stone calls for a more realistic way to measure the country’s carbon footprint. Plus letters from Dr Steve Hyer and Drusilla Long

Letters

31, Oct, 2021 @5:57 PM

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Capitalism is killing the planet – it’s time to stop buying into our own destruction | George Monbiot
Instead of focusing on ‘micro consumerist bollocks’ like ditching our plastic coffee cups, we must challenge the pursuit of wealth and level down, not up

George Monbiot

30, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Could flying electric ‘air taxis’ help fix urban transportation?
Makers of zero-emission eVTOLs envision a greener way to escape traffic. But planning experts aren’t so sure

Amy Crawford

25, Oct, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Cement makers across world pledge large cut in emissions by 2030
Industry responsible for about 8% of CO2 emissions commits to reaching net zero by 2050 without offsetting

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

12, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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How to make air conditioning less of an environmental nightmare
As the world heats up so does the demand for air conditioning, which itself is a contributor to the climate crisis

Amanda Schupak

03, Sep, 2021 @7:00 AM

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The US city that has raised $100m to climate-proof its buildings
Ithaca, New York, has turned to private investors to help it decarbonize thousands of residential and commercial buildings

Mike De Socio

19, Aug, 2021 @12:00 PM

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‘Your outfit is killing the planet’: the company putting a label on fashion’s climate impact
Allbirds’ sustainability lead Hana Kajimura on why the company uses carbon labeling and her hope that the fashion industry can become carbon negative

Nadra Nittle

13, Aug, 2021 @12:00 PM

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