The drive to achieve environmental sustainability is changing how citizens think and behave. It is also influencing shifts in both government policy and business’ priorities. Many of our clients tell us that achieving net-zero carbon is no longer an optional extra but increasingly key to their long-term success and resilience.
The Drivers for Change
The urge to embrace environmental sustainability can be to reduce costs and maintain margins, to achieve regulatory compliance or in response to supply chain pressure. However, others see it as a route to creating a competitive advantage by building brand or reputational value. The particularly farsighted grasp the opportunity to protect their organisation by creating operational resilience in an increasingly resource-constrained world.