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Taking a closer look at carbon offsetting criticisms

Taking a closer look at carbon offsetting criticisms In August, John Oliver, the Emmy-winning satirist and host of HBO’s Last Week Tonight, said carbon offsetting is a waste of time [...]

Taking a closer look at carbon offsetting criticisms2022-11-02T03:01:19+00:00

eBook: 5 ways fashion brands can engage climate friendly consumers

5 ways fashion brands can engage climate friendly consumers     The vast majority of fashion consumers are demanding climate friendly choices, so fashion brands must take climate action now. [...]

eBook: 5 ways fashion brands can engage climate friendly consumers2022-10-21T10:06:15+00:00

The Positive Effects on Public Health That Can Result from Cutting Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The Positive Effects on Public Health That Can Result from Cutting Greenhouse Gas Emissions     It is commonly established that the emissions of greenhouse gas that humans produce are [...]

The Positive Effects on Public Health That Can Result from Cutting Greenhouse Gas Emissions2022-08-17T19:58:43+00:00

What does a high-integrity carbon offsetting programme look like?

What does a high-integrity carbon offsetting programme look like? With travel restrictions and isolation requirements finally loosening around the world, the desire and need to fly is quickly picking up. [...]

What does a high-integrity carbon offsetting programme look like?2022-07-12T20:19:16+00:00

Australia’s land and animals are being decimated in a frightening new study on environmental degradation.

Australia's land and animals are being decimated in a frightening new study on environmental degradation.   As ecosystems begin to break down as a result of climate change and habitat [...]

Australia’s land and animals are being decimated in a frightening new study on environmental degradation.2022-08-17T19:31:20+00:00

The role of technology in creating a greener future

The role of technology in creating a greener future   Our CEO, Dave Rouse, was one of two featured speakers to present at London Tech Week’s leadership roundtable panel on [...]

The role of technology in creating a greener future2022-06-23T01:38:45+00:00

Let’s remember there is #OnlyOneEarth

Let’s remember there is #OnlyOneEarth In the universe are billions of galaxies, In our galaxy are billions of planets, But there is #OnlyOneEarth. Let’s take care of it.  (United Nations) [...]

Let’s remember there is #OnlyOneEarth2022-06-17T02:26:32+00:00

Why carbon offsetting is the right solution for a Net-Zero future in aviation

Why carbon offsetting is the right solution for a Net-Zero future in aviation We all love to travel, to explore the world, to see friends and family, and to fulfill [...]

Why carbon offsetting is the right solution for a Net-Zero future in aviation2022-05-16T02:42:05+00:00

Happy Earth Day. Now’s the time to invest in our planet.

  Happy Earth Day. Now’s the time to invest in our planet. Since 1970, more than a billion people around the world have marked April 22 as a time to [...]

Happy Earth Day. Now’s the time to invest in our planet.2022-04-22T04:46:13+00:00

Sustainability efforts by Amazon – why they are significant

Sustainability efforts by Amazon - why they are significant   Sustainability brands are doing a good job contributing to the environmental movement, and whether you like Jeff Bezos and Amazon [...]

Sustainability efforts by Amazon – why they are significant2022-05-16T02:02:07+00:00

We’ve Created the World’s Easiest Carbon Footprint Calculator!

Calculate your footprint in 10 seconds with our carbon footprint calculator What is a carbon footprint? Many things we do in our day to day lives require energy. When [...]

We’ve Created the World’s Easiest Carbon Footprint Calculator!2022-02-10T10:27:02+00:00

The Difficult Transition of Fossil Fuel Oil and Gas Companies to Clean Energy

The Difficult Transition of Fossil Fuel Oil and Gas Companies to Clean Energy   The world's largest producers of carbon dioxide are trying to get off dirty power by investing [...]

The Difficult Transition of Fossil Fuel Oil and Gas Companies to Clean Energy2022-05-16T00:09:45+00:00

Carbon Emissions Footprint broken down by Mode of Transport

Carbon Emissions Footprint broken down by Mode of Transport     In our increasingly connected world, we're becoming aware that driving less can help us reduce our carbon emissions. But [...]

Carbon Emissions Footprint broken down by Mode of Transport2022-05-15T23:52:08+00:00

Understanding the environmental impact of lockdown — is remote working a big step toward lowering our carbon footprint?

The combined forces of New Zealand’s clean green reputation and being listed high on the “Covid-19 Resilience Ranking”, suggest we are at risk of taking a ‘business as usual’ approach [...]

Understanding the environmental impact of lockdown — is remote working a big step toward lowering our carbon footprint?2022-02-09T22:51:44+00:00

Climate Change, City Living and Our Carbon Footprint

Climate Change, City Living and Our Carbon Footprint   It might not feel like it right now as we’re still currently going through a global pandemic but climate change is [...]

Climate Change, City Living and Our Carbon Footprint2022-05-15T23:37:57+00:00

Climate and Commerce – Archive

Issue #5 How to pick out a sustainable Christmas tree Real trees may take carbon out of the atmosphere as they grow, but if you factor in the chemical fertilisers, [...]

Climate and Commerce – Archive2022-04-22T09:03:50+00:00

My take on COPOUT26: Some progress has been made, but we are still on a catastrophic trajectory

The tears of disappointment in the eyes of president Alok Sharma during his final speech summed up the emotional rollercoaster that has been COP26. As a New Zealand business delegate [...]

My take on COPOUT26: Some progress has been made, but we are still on a catastrophic trajectory2022-02-09T22:55:59+00:00

Is an EV really better for the environment?

Is an EV really better for the environment?    Electric Vehicles (EVs) have been a popular discussion topic in the movement towards a more sustainable future. Although many think that [...]

Is an EV really better for the environment?2022-07-03T02:40:34+00:00

What you need to know about the 2021 IPCC Report

CarbonClick's CEO, Dave Rouse, gives a summary of all the crucial information you need to know about the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report - what it is, [...]

What you need to know about the 2021 IPCC Report2022-02-09T22:55:20+00:00

10 Ways to Reduce Your Business Carbon Footprint

  10 Ways to Reduce Your Business' Carbon Footprint Every business can cut their carbon footprint and contribute to environmental conservation. We’ve compiled this top 10 checklist full of easy [...]

10 Ways to Reduce Your Business Carbon Footprint2022-03-17T21:03:29+00:00

Am I Supporting High-Quality Carbon Offset Projects?

Am I Supporting High-Quality Carbon Offset Projects? The voluntary carbon market, which allows consumers to buy, sell, and trade carbon credits produced through carbon offset projects in order to compensate [...]

Am I Supporting High-Quality Carbon Offset Projects?2022-03-01T23:46:16+00:00

The Science Behind Climate Change and What We Can Do to Help Out

  The Science Behind Climate Change and What We Can Do to Help Out Our global environment and climate is under threat, but we have the power to turn the [...]

The Science Behind Climate Change and What We Can Do to Help Out2022-02-09T23:32:16+00:00

Roadtrip #1: Back Roads of the Central North Island

Dave's favourite Kiwi roadtrip   Dave Rouse is the CEO of CarbonClick. He is a Kiwi born entrepreneur who grew up in between the bush in the Waitakeres and working [...]

Roadtrip #1: Back Roads of the Central North Island2022-04-22T08:37:55+00:00

How to meet customer needs in building a sustainable eCommerce brand

Climate change is a growing concern amongst consumers. As they continue to look for ways to shop sustainably, green eCommerce solutions are fast becoming vital to the survival of [...]

How to meet customer needs in building a sustainable eCommerce brand2021-02-23T03:45:17+00:00

How do Carbon Offsets fit in with a sustainability strategy?

I wish it was black and white. If only “sustainability” was something that one could switch on and off. Then it would be simple — those who “cared” would switch it on and [...]

How do Carbon Offsets fit in with a sustainability strategy?2021-02-15T11:53:39+00:00

Why CarbonClick is in love with Blue Carbon

What is Blue Carbon? Blue Carbon is the name of the carbon stored naturally by marine and coastal ecosystems. There are three types of coastal ecosystems — mangroves, seagrasses, and tidal marshes — which are [...]

Why CarbonClick is in love with Blue Carbon2021-02-15T11:53:40+00:00

Carbon neutrality: What it means and how your business can get there

Carbon neutrality: measuring emissions, reducing them, and offsetting what’s remaining. What does carbon neutral mean? Consumers are becoming increasingly sensitive to climate change and are starting to look at [...]

Carbon neutrality: What it means and how your business can get there2021-02-15T11:53:40+00:00

5 Simple Ways to Reduce Your Impact on the Planet

When it comes to climate change, the science is clear. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the only way to avoid the worst consequences of climate change is [...]

5 Simple Ways to Reduce Your Impact on the Planet2021-02-15T11:53:41+00:00

Five Ways Companies can improve their sustainability initiatives

Sustainability is a crucial thing to focus on if you want to improve your company’s brand, reputation and overall climate change resilience. But creating the right sustainability initiatives and implementing [...]

Five Ways Companies can improve their sustainability initiatives2021-02-15T11:53:41+00:00

How carbon offsetting can benefit your company’s reputation and CSR

The success of any business has always depended on playing a valuable role in society. ‘Creating value’ used to be paying taxes and providing employment. These days, however, it includes the [...]

How carbon offsetting can benefit your company’s reputation and CSR2021-02-15T11:53:42+00:00

A Simple Guide to The Emissions Trading Scheme and Zero Carbon Bill

New Zealand’s climate change legislation is kind of like a car race… 2019’s forecast is showing changes on several fronts; the effects of climate change are upon us and in response, [...]

A Simple Guide to The Emissions Trading Scheme and Zero Carbon Bill2021-02-15T11:53:42+00:00

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