Climate and defence

Decarbonising the defence industry

Climate change is one of the great global challenges of our time. Governments, civil societies and 
industry are urgently working to mitigate climate change and adapt to a warming Earth.

Global action fighting climate change

Governments, civil society and industry are urgently working to mitigate climate change. Targets have been agreed at international, EU, and national levels to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Understanding greenhouse gas emissions from defence

What are the GHG emissions of the defence sector and industry, and how they can be reduced across the lifecycles of defence-related products?
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The challenge of decarbonising defence

What are the factors that make decarbonising defence particularly challenging?
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ASD Papers

Explore ASD papers on issues relating to climate and defence