When navigating your journey to net zero, it can be daunting as a small business owner trying to make a difference. With environmental practices becoming more sought after, it’s important to understand how you can apply them too. The sustainability world is often littered with confusing jargon that may leave you scratching your head. We thought it would be helpful to take a step back and deep dive into demystifying net zero and its surrounding terminology, providing a handy guide for those keen to reduce their carbon footprint.
We’re proud to announce the launch of our new Tree Planting Scheme, in partnership with Ecologi. The purpose is to promote sustainability and environmental responsibility within our stakeholder group, empowering customers, brokers and employees to reduce global carbon emissions. The scheme will harmonise with our renewable energy offering and encourage the UK small business community to contribute to the climate change agenda. We hope you share our excitement on what is just the beginning of this journey. Please read this article to find out more.
A recent YouGov survey of business decision makers found that only 29% of UK businesses have a strategy for net zero, with 42% feeling overwhelmed by what is required. So we’ve compiled this customer guide to help you think about what Net Zero means to your business, breaking down the jargon and highlighting quick wins for carbon reduction.