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Corporate climate action: how do you solve a problem like an offset? 

An open cast mine excavating coal. Currently, companies are buying cheaper avoidance credits rather than neutralising their own emissions (Photo: Lukas Schulze/Getty Images)

Companies need to focus on reducing emissions and buying carbon removals, not ‘avoidance’ credits

The ambition to reach net zero is now all but universal. At the last count, 93 per cent of the companies that generate global GDP had either set their own ...

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