Ever wondered why it’s so cheap to offset a long haul? It’s so easy to get trees planted in a far away place…because it’s a con, argues Riverford founder Guy Singh-Watson. We can’t offset our way out of the climate crisis he says, but there is a solution to reduce the 89 per cent of global emissions that come from fossil fuels, and it’s incredibly simple. Watch on to find out.
Watch: Why carbon offsets are a con
Ever wondered why it's so cheap to offset a long haul? Because it's a con, argues Guy Singh-Watson in a new film explaining more.