In the first episode of Beyond the Scope, Sumit Bose, founder of the cross-industry platform, future Net Zero, Jeannie Salo, Schneider Electric’s VP of US Government Relations, and Vincent Petit, Head of the Group’s Sustainability Research Institute, discuss the impact of the climate pledges made by businesses and governments around the world at the November 2021 COP26 climate change conference. How can we accelerate the energy transition? And what is the role of private-public partnerships in this?For answers and insights on this and more, listen here
Sustainability podcast series: Beyond the scope
Mind the gap: How carbon dioxide removals must complement deep decarbonisation to keep 1.5°C alive
In its new report the energy transitions commission outlines the role of carbon dioxide removals in meeting global climate objectives.
The unexpected disruption: Distributed generation
The true potential of distributed energy generation is massive. This study shows how it will contribute to reshaping the global energy system.
Accelerating global investment in building decarbonization
As buildings generate a large chunk of the world’s carbon emissions, how can we decarbonize the built environment? Read the framework that guides decision-makers to consider more outcomes.
Back to 2050 executive summary
Making mission possible: Delivering a net-zero economy
A net-zero global economy is possible by 2050. Clean electrification will be vital.
Making clean electrification possible
We have 30 years to electrify the global economy - discover under what conditions this is possible.
Making the hydrogen economy possible: Accelerating clean hydrogen in an electrified economy
Learn how private-sector collaboration and policy support can ramp up clean hydrogen production
Mission possible: Reaching net-zero carbon emissions from harder-to-abate sectors
Learn how we can decarbonize harder-to-abate sectors by the middle of this century
The future of the United States climate policy is digital
Learn how the US can use digital solutions to promote economic opportunities while combating climate change.
Better energy, greater prosperity
We need to decarbonize while ensuring energy access for all. Clean electrification holds the key to achieve this. But how?