COVID 19 has had a major impact on global travel and early Spring saw a huge reduction in road and air travel around the world. However, as we get into the final third of 2020 many nations are seeing road travel return to 2019 levels and regional flying has started up again in many countries. This means that the large reductions in carbon emissions we saw in Spring 2020 are starting to build back up again. But we don’t need to go back to the way things were, we can do travel differently.
Want to know more? Join us on a quick tour of the 2020 project portfolio.
Cancelled. This one word pretty much sums up the effect of COVID-19 on the global events industry. Now, as the world’s arenas, halls and auditoriums begin to reopen, we’re helping the industry #BuildBackBetter – with a carbon calculator and offsetting tool designed purely for event organisers.
To help them #BuildBackBetter, we’re collaborating with Castrol to create a new digital platform that lets them promote their sustainability credentials – as Certified Carbon Neutral.
Want to know how we did it? Then watch this short video...
It has made new investments in carbon credits generated by projects in the United States, Indonesia and Brazil which form part of a portfolio that already includes credits purchased from other projects in China, India, Mexico and Zambia.
The portfolio has the capacity to reduce up to 1.17 million tonnes* of carbon emissions per year while improving the livelihoods of more than 1.3 million people* through better access to energy, health, education, and employment opportunities as well as protecting more than 40,000 hectares of globally significant habitat.
Auto Windscreens case study
BP Fuel Cards introduce: Our range of benefits
Auto Windscreens is using bp fuel cards to offset their fleet emissions.
Watch this short video to find out how its helping to support the sustainability strategy and boost the brand.
The agreement means that the carbon generated by all the kilometres driven by Hyundai branded vehicles in Mexico will be offset by bp Target Neutral, equivalent to more than 2,100 trips around the earth.
A Bengaluru-based automotive dealership will become the first Castrol Certified Carbon Neutral dealership by offsetting 100% of its operating emissions across all its 12 sales and service locations.
Hotard Coaches, Inc., operates a fleet of 78 coaches that travel across the U.S. Over a long history, Hotard has continuously provided outstanding service, focusing specifically on safety and hospitality.
Rising levels of car ownership and ambitious targets to cut carbon emissions are part of the challenge facing China as it continues to develop and grow.
bp Target Neutral’s Global Director, Andrea Abrahams answers some common questions about carbon offsetting and dispels a few myths along the way.
Taking delivery of new aircraft is always a special moment for an airline company.
Customers can now visit a growing number of carbon neutral bp retail outlets which have reduced their carbon emissions and are supporting projects that bring a range of social and economic benefits to local communities.
Small and medium sized businesses now have a simple way to demonstrate to their customers, employees and other stakeholders that they are tackling their carbon footprint.
The bp Target Neutral Independent Advisory and Assurance Panel have published their annual statement on bp Target Neutral programme for the year 2018.
bp Target Neutral is very visible in bp’s 2019 advancing low carbon (ALC) accreditation programme.
bp Target Neutral’s customers want to know that the carbon credits used to offset their emissions are sourced from only projects that meet the very highest standards.
Castrol is proud to be offsetting the carbon emissions from TrustFord’s Breakout For Ben charity driving challenge.
How cookstoves installation projects are cutting carbon and improving lives.
More brands and organisations are going carbon neutral and it is easy to see why, it’s an appealing proposition for lots of reasons.
The first dealership in Asia to join the new Castrol Carbon Neutral Programme.
Carbon neutrality can be an affordable and achievable objective of any company’s emission-reduction plan.
We have recently updated our travel carbon calculators with the latest DEFRA emissions factors and cost per tonne.