While US president Joe Biden says there is no time to waste when it comes to tackling the threat of climate change and has issued executive orders to cut oil, gas and coal emissions, the dialogue has shifted from viewing climate change as a risk, to seeing the opportunity, and really translating that into a single objective, which is to move economies to net zero as quickly as possible. This, Newsflash reports is the view of UN special envoy on climate action and finance Mark Carney, who says private finance is increasingly aligned behind achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions, where emissions produced equal those removed from the atmosphere.