Want to change the world? So do we! We believe that when we each do our bit, collectively we make a huge difference. That why we’re on a mission to empower hundreds of millions of consumers and businesses world-wide to take action by measuring, reducing and compensating for their impact. Enabling everyone to join together to create a fairer and more sustainable world. Here we'll share the latest news, updates, sustainable lifestyle tips and blogs from the team at Cogo.
The UK has set a target to reach net-zero emissions by 2050 and reduce emissions by around 40% by 2030. To meet these targets, we need everyone to take climate action, and we need to work together—individuals, governments and businesses of all sizes.Read More
Competitive collaboration is the great oxymoron of the modern business world, but a necessary one to understand in the era of triple bottom lines, environmentally conscious consumers and ambitious net zero targets. Recently, our CEO Julie Lindenberg was able to experience the immense impact and possibility of collective action first hand when she joined New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on her recent Asian Trade Delegation tour. She shares some of her biggest takeaways below, including the inevitability of strategic collaboration to rebuild post-COVID economies on a foundation of conscious and responsible action.Read More
Since 1970, Earth Day has brought us all together to reflect on the natural beauty of our planet and to ponder how we can be better stewards of the only home we have. Earth Day 2022 happened exactly one week ago today on 22 April - yet seven days on, those posts are now all comfortably buried - pushed underneath a tide of ‘other’ pressing issues and the latest popular posts.Read More
Measuring and reporting carbon emissions is crucial for businesses. In fact, it is the first and most important step in taking climate action. So how is it done? First, you need to classify your business's scope emissions. What’s that? Keep reading to find out.Read More
Cogo was born out of a conviction that we need to move a lot faster in terms of taking personal responsibility, and action for mitigating climate change. New Zealand’s current trade delegation, led by Jacinda Ardern, is a celebrated step towards reopening New Zealand to the world, with a focus on promoting sustainability and innovation. Our APAC CEO, Julie Lindenberg, has been on the ground to represent Cogo, connect with industry leaders and changemakers in Asia and share our message around the importance of collective action. Read her mid-trip reflections below…Read More
Carbon footprint tracking expert Cogo will join Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s upcoming trade delegation to Singapore and Japan from 18-25 April as part of a group of companies undergoing expansion into these two regions.Read More
“We were saved by a man, Brad, on a jetski who had travelled in from Ballina. [35kms away] I caught his attention by banging on a window. I was neck-deep in flood water – this was the only safe exit.”Read More