Auto Trader introduced that it has achieved the Gold Carbon Literate Organisation accreditation from the Carbon Literacy Challenge (CLP).]
This makesg it the initially FTSE 100 business to arrive at this milestone.
The award recognises that a lot more than 50% of the Company’s c.1,000 colleagues have finished focused Carbon Literacy schooling and getting licensed as Carbon Literate.
Carbon Literacy handles a broad vary of climate modify related subject areas and results in higher consciousness of the carbon fees and impacts of daily pursuits, as very well as inspiring men and women to minimize their emissions on an person, local community, and organisational basis.
Nathan Coe, Automobile Trader’s Chief Government Officer, claimed: “We’re very proud to have achieved this significant carbon literacy milestone as it represents 3 a long time of hard function and devotion from throughout our business – not only in employing and offering the training, but also keeping our shared dedication and enthusiasm for our broader sustainability objectives. We choose our environmental obligations seriously, and even though we still have some way to go to achieve our carbon targets, we hope we can assist other folks in the process.”
Dave Coleman, Managing Director at The Carbon Literacy Challenge, included: “The immediate adoption of small and no-carbon cars is a crucial aspect of the country’s journey to Net Zero. This needs not just new varieties of motor vehicles, but the knowledge desired to acquire, offer and help them, and Automobile Trader’s accreditation of far more than 50 % of its 1000-powerful personnel physique and the resulting gold CLO award, is a vastly impressive accomplishment and underlines Automobile Trader’s low-carbon management position in the automotive sector.”