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Net-zero communicators urged: make connections, build understanding

In a world where we need to communicate better to convert attention to intention and then to action, understanding why the whole world needs to have net zero carbon emissions to battle the climate crisis is crucial for effective communication and action against the climate crisis. This realization led to the Philippines’ first-ever Net Zero […]

Cemex Philippines Together with Net Zero Carbon Alliance Steer the Industry to Net Zero Carbon

Originally published on Scroll.ph CEMEX Holdings Philippines addresses the pressing challenges of hard-to-abate sectors while offering innovative and actionable insights as it takes the lead as the cement industry’s panel representative at the 2nd anniversary of the Net Zero Carbon Alliance (NZCA) of the Philippines. The event, themed “Zeroing in on Net Zero: From Corporate Pledges […]

NZCA further picks up steam; calls for climate action in Philippine business industry

Originally published on The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines — The Net Zero Carbon Alliance (NZCA), a consortium of Philippine enterprises, has further gained steam in its quest toward collective net-zero carbon in local business. The NZCA marked its second anniversary this year with the addition of nine new partners in its network as the consortium […]

Alliance calls on PH businesses to ‘veer away’ from greenwashing

Originally published on Manila Bulletin The Net Zero Carbon Alliance (NZCA), which is a pioneering collaboration of Philippine corporates and organizations that are genuine stewards for the environment and the planet, is calling on businesses to pursue veritable net zero goals and for them to veer away from ‘greenwashing’ duplicity. According to the alliance, while […]

Net Zero Carbon Alliance expands network

Net Zero Carbon Alliance expands network The Net Zero Carbon Alliance (NZCA), a pioneering consortium of Philippine enterprises aiming for carbon neutrality as a transition to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, marked its second anniversary this year with the addition of nine new partners in its network. The British Standards Institution, CEMEX Holdings Philippines, ECC International, […]

Net Zero Carbon Alliance urges climate action for PH business industry

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, September 25, 2023 – While much of the global economy has committed to reaching net-zero emissions, a closer look has yet to be done on how Philippine businesses can take concrete actions and veer away from potential greenwash, according to the Net Zero Carbon Alliance (NZCA), a pioneering consortium of Philippine enterprises committed […]

Net Zero Carbon Alliance Conference: Seeing net zero through Philippine lens

There should be no doubt that climate change is real – in fact, over 97% of climate scientists agree. And as it stands, one of the major causes of this harmful phenomenon are burning fossil fuels such as coal, oil, and gas. The Philippines alone has emitted approximately 146.5 million tons of carbon dioxide from […]

Road to Net Zero

THE pursuit of Net Zero journeys must be executed in crucial phases to achieve the goal of zero greenhouse gases (GHG) emission by as early as 2050, according to the latest climate change synthesis report of the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Net Zero refers to the balance between the amount of GHG […]

First Balfour welcomes guests from NZCA

Representatives from the members of the Net Zero Carbon Alliance (NZCA) gathered at the First Balfour headquarters in Parañaque City for NZCA’s general assembly last Wednesday, May 31. The event was the group’s second in-person gathering for the year following its first quarter assembly hosted by Unilever Philippines in its office in Taguig City. Opening the event […]

Guiding PH companies to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050

Every business has a responsibility in climate change mitigation. Carbon neutrality, acquiring an equilibrium between emitting carbon and absorbing carbon from the atmosphere, is deemed as a beneficial approach. In the Philippines, Energy Development Corporation (EDC) strives to ensure that it absorbs more carbon than its entire operation emits. This is attributable to its renewable […]