The Defence Sustainability Conference 2021 highlighted the scale and complexity of the challenge
facing defence in achieving its part of the Net Zero Carbon 2050 mandate.
Frazer-Nash hosted a panel discussion during the conference to discuss the challenges and opportunities
identified from the different layers within the defence community: from strategic decision and policy making
in the Ministry of Defence (MOD), through to technology and platforms development, and estates and
Delivered in collaboration with Strategic Command, Babcock, Rolls-Royce and colleagues in Frazer-Nash, the paper below provides distilled insights from the panel discussion, with the aim of prompting further investigation into the key themes by the MOD.