Hong Kong, which aims to be carbon-neutral by 2050, has played host to many green and sustainable financing and investment instruments by the local and mainland Chinese governments and firms. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong, which aims to be carbon-neutral by 2050, has played host to many green and sustainable financing and investment instruments by the local and mainland Chinese governments and firms. Photo: Felix Wong

Green finance: Hong Kong agency to offer net-zero certification for firms under pressure to disclose carbon footprint and climate ambitions

  • We believe carbon reduction will transition from a voluntary initiative into a basic requirement in the next few years, says HKQAA’s deputy CEO
  • Two types of certifications validating achievement of net-zero emissions, or commitment and progress towards such goals, will be offered by the agency

Topic |   Business of climate change
Hong Kong, which aims to be carbon-neutral by 2050, has played host to many green and sustainable financing and investment instruments by the local and mainland Chinese governments and firms. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong, which aims to be carbon-neutral by 2050, has played host to many green and sustainable financing and investment instruments by the local and mainland Chinese governments and firms. Photo: Felix Wong
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