Cundall are a founding partner of Carbon Neutral Adelaide because they believe that climate change presents an existential threat to human society and that we are already seeing the impacts in Australia and globally. The Paris Agreement established a limit on global warming to well below 2°C but there is a huge disconnect between this and the voluntary commitments made by countries which would see at least a 3°C rise. Cundall believe we need a steep change in how our cities use and generate energy and Cundall, as a One Planet Company, fully supports the City of Adelaide in providing the leadership needed in Australia to deliver a low carbon future. A future where energy demand is reduced and renewable generation and storage provides safe, clean, secure and affordable energy for everyone.
Cundall are committed to a carbon neutral future. They were the first consultants to be endorsed globally as a One Planet Company in 2012 which included setting challenging targets for zero carbon, zero waste and sustainable transport (business and commuting). Their sustainability strategy has four cornerstones and they have initiatives geared towards each of these to reduce carbon emissions including: