How to accelerate the net-zero transition in transport

  • The role of transport in the carbon emissions conversation emerged front and center at 26th United Nations Climate Change conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland.
  • Stakeholders collectively pledged to reach 100% zero emissions in transport by 2040.
  • The biggest hurdle remains the transition from talk to action.

The role of transport was front and center at COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland. Leaders from nations, cities, international organizations, NGOs – and notably the private sector – zeroed in on the role of transport as one of three critical sources of carbon emissions as well as the only sector still increasing in its greenhouse