How can I publicise that I am using The NetZeroToolkit?

We encourage you to share your participation and subsequent emissions reductions on your social media, tagging us @NetZeroToolkit on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn....

What are the Scottish Government targets for net zero?

The Climate Change Act 2019 commits Scotland to net-zero emissions of all greenhouse gases by 2045. This is tougher than a net-zero carbon target,...

What are the UK Government targets for Net Zero?

The UK is committed to achieving net zero by 2050. This was amended in the Climate Change Act 2019 from a previous target of...

What are Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions?

Scope 1 emissions are those which you make directly, such as heating used for your business premises. Scope 2 emissions are those you make indirectly,...

When the time comes, how will I review my toolkit?

We will send you an email two weeks to a month ahead of your review date to remind you about it, and to see how you...

How do I know when to review my toolkit, and what is involved?

When you submit the toolkit, you will be asked to set a date to review your NetZeroToolkit answers.  If you can work on the actions you...

Why is the toolkit asking me to commit to net zero by 2040?

Businesses must rapidly mobilise ahead of government targets, to allow breathing space in the face of potential delays. Plus, decarbonising sooner will help us collectively buy precious time in slowing the heating...

Does climate change matter to consumers?

A recent YouGov survey found that 52% of us inform our purchase decisions based on brands’ eco-credentials – with 21% actively ceasing the purchase of a specific brand or product over...

Will reducing my business emissions be expensive?

Because every business is different there is no one-size-fits-all costing when it comes to environmental solutions.   For the majority of businesses there will be parts of...

How much will my toolkit cost?

The NetZeroToolkit is completely free for all to use. We cannot quantify the cost of any actions taken as a result of the toolkit, but are hopeful...