Is Carbon Neutrality Dead?
The first carbon offset dates back almost 35 years. The first companies and products to use carbon offsets to render themselves carbon or climate neutral date back some 25 years. Today, a still expanding industry exists to promote the idea of individuals and organizations easily becoming climate neutral by automatically calculating and offsetting their carbon footprint. Swipe your credit card, your purchase is offset at no apparent cost to you. Check a box, spend a few cents, and get climate neutral deliveries. And coming soon to a supplier near you, climate neutral oil and climate neutral natural gas.