The delegates have gone home, the headlines have been written, the media moves on to the next big story. But climate change isn’t going away; our chimneys and exhaust pipes are still belching greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
Companies need cars to get their people around – or do they? Conventional wisdom is that the bigger the company, the bigger the fleet – and the higher the position of the employee within the organisation, the grander the car.
Several years ago, well before the pandemic, I was in London at the UK headquarters of an international bank. After the meeting, I was invited for lunch at the staff canteen. Thinking back, it felt like stepping into the future.