All articles by Polly Bindman

Polly Bindman is a data journalist and sustainable finance reporter based in London. She has worked for Capital Monitor and the New Statesman. Contact Polly at: polly.bindman [at]

Polly Bindman


Weekly Data: is it better to take a cruise than fly?

With new research revealing that 214 cruise ships emitted four times as much sulphur as one billion cars last year, Energy Monitor compares the environmental footprint of a cruise holiday with flying to a similar destination.

The secret to the rapid electrification of ferries

Norway’s unique policy environment and vast natural resources create the ideal breeding ground for electric ferries. What can other countries learn?