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Getting to net zero: climate advocacy in the US

The US Capitol Building’s dome against a clear sky with text about bp US Net Zero company goals.
To get to net zero, we’ll need governments, companies and consumers to work together to accelerate meaningful action. That's why bp is advocating for policies that can help bp, and the US, achieve our shared net zero ambition. For more, see our progress report and US Impact Report.

💡 What is meant by net zero emissions?


Reaching a balance between emissions introduced to the atmosphere and emissions removed. 


At bp, we’re aiming to be net zero across our operations on an absolute basis by 2050 or sooner and to be net zero on carbon in our oil and gas production on an absolute basis by 2050 or sooner. 

Our advocacy activities

bp actively advocates for policies that support net zero in a variety of ways. This includes through direct lobbying, filing formal comments and testimony, communications activities, and advertising