Measuring your carbon emissions will give you a clear picture of the amount of carbon created by your business, and from which sources. Once you have this information you can think about the specific things you can alter to reduce your emissions. There are many tools available to help you do this.
We need to minimise the harmful substances that we discharge into our environment.
Once you are measuring your carbon use, the next step is to develop a plan to reduce your carbon footprint.
Knowing how your businesses uses energy and how you can improve offers many benefits.
Implement a sustainable transportation plan and upgrade your vehicles to electric or alternatives that don't rely on fossil fuels.
Reduction of carbon emissions is critical but for most tourism businesses it won’t be possible to reduce all your emissions. There is where offsetting comes in.
Adventure tour operator Abel Tasman Canyons is now a certified Zero Carbon business with EKOS.