BHP carbon accounting good for executive bonuses, not for climate – Michael West

BHP carbon emissions, North West Shelf, Bass Strait

BHP counts all the carbon emissions from projects it operates but ignores the climate impact of its investments in projects managed by other companies. This is not a credible approach to climate change, writes Peter Milne, from independent energy and climate news site Boiling Cold, as all owners have a say on the big decisions that affect emissions. Ignoring emissions is also great for executive bonuses.

Source: BHP carbon accounting good for executive bonuses, not for climate – Michael West

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