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While the idea of making data open isn't new, putting it into practice takes money and time that some governments have yet to invest.
April 7, 2021 by Delfina Grinspan
Guidance from disclosure initiatives such as the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure and Sustainable Accounting Standards Board doesn't cover everything companies need to know.
March 15, 2021 by Ariel C. Pinchot
The pandemic caught the world by surprise.
March 8, 2021 by Elsa Wenzel
One of the most useful tools in prompting leaders to address climate change is via compensation and incentive programs.
February 8, 2021 by Nidia Martínez
Plus, we parse the Global Risks Report issued last week by the World Economic Forum.
February 5, 2021 by Heather Clancy
Criticism of banks' financing of environmentally destructive industries continues to grow, but a new report argues they could play a critical role in protecting forests and driving climate action.
January 27, 2021 by Michael Holder
For some industries, decarbonizing supply chains would add less than 4 percent to end-consumer costs in the medium term.
January 25, 2021 by Michael Holder
A year of tragedy and chaos has also seen a dramatic leap forward for the global green economy.
December 28, 2020 by James Murray
Proponents welcome proposal, but call for insurers to end coverage for carbon-intensive fossil fuel projects soon.
December 15, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Sponsored: The underlying design and architecture of the grid has not evolved quickly enough to handle expanded use of EVs, renewable power and energy storage — the grid must be reimagined to unlock new capabilities and meet future challenges.
December 14, 2020 by Terang Kim
A new engagement campaign could help reduce supply chain risk, according to investor group with $2.1 trillion assets under management.
November 6, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
The pandemic offers the opportunity to transform into a more resilient, sustainable, healthy and just food system. Here's how we meet this moment.
November 2, 2020 by CJ Clouse
Climate Action 100+ investors write to 47 major US companies calling on them to ensure advocacy work aligns with the climate goals of the Paris Agreement
October 29, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Ignoring sea level rise and flooding, the Florida city continues to build coastal luxury real estate that put communities of color at risk.
October 20, 2020 by Mario Alejandro Ariza
The World Economic Forum's annual survey of the biggest risks to business found that environmental risks topped the charts.
October 15, 2020 by Emilio Granados Franco
Companies that fail to manage climate change risks increasingly run the risk of litigation — and some executives already have been sued personally.
September 29, 2020 by Rob Bailey
Sponsored: Examples of how various business functions use TCFD reporting to help create stronger, more resilient and sustainable organizations.
September 28, 2020 by Steven Bullock
The chickens are coming home to roost — and the economy is laying an egg.
September 14, 2020 by Joel Makower
It’s no longer just about “What business is doing to the climate.” It’s also about “What the climate is doing to business.”
August 31, 2020 by Joel Makower
Plus a new initiative to improve transparency and accountability in reporting of climate-related risks.
August 7, 2020 by Heather Clancy
No one-size-fits-all technical solution can replace a contextual focus that puts people’s well-being, needs and aspirations first.
August 4, 2020 by Emma Illick-Frank
These proactive measures can turn months of rebuilding and waiting on insurance payouts into days. Here's how.
July 29, 2020 by Bev Adams
Sponsored: The growing prevalence of second life products achieves circular objectives, but there may be safety risks inherent with refurbished products. We’ll explore some of the risks and propose best practices for verifying the safety of second life products.
July 28, 2020 by Bill Hoffman
Despite challenges in going virtual during the 2020 annual general meeting season, shareholder action on climate change is as strong as ever.
July 14, 2020 by Tyeler Matsuo