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National Grid, E.On, RWE, Scottish Power, EDF and Centrica urged to follow SSE’s lead and publish dedicated strategies setting out how workers and consumers will be protected from any shocks of net zero transition.
December 29, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Proponents welcome proposal, but call for insurers to end coverage for carbon-intensive fossil fuel projects soon.
December 15, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
A new report describes how commercial zero-emission deep-sea vessels can get off the ground.
December 1, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Consumer goods giant launches 'Future Foods' initiative, geared at meeting the growing global appetite for sustainable food products
November 23, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Progress update from Ellen MacArthur Foundation and UNEP warns the shift away from single-use plastic is not happening fast enough.
November 11, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
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
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
The latest IMO talks are courting controversy, with green groups warning current proposals setting out how the sector can deliver its 2030 decarbonization target fall far short of global climate goals.
October 20, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Swedish furniture giant to launch resale scheme on Black Friday in late November.
October 15, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
But its commitment is slammed by campaigners as 'empty' and an 'attempt to buy time' due to its failure to commit to divest from coal and oil and gas.
October 13, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Confectionery giant warns businesses need to work together to fix 'broken' palm oil supply chains that further destruction of tropical forests.
October 7, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Hydrogen, liquified natural gas and technologies geared at improving energy efficiency of ships are among Shell's proposed solutions to decarbonize its shipping business.
October 1, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
The tech giant unveils plans for new Climate Science Information Center as it pledges to reach net zero emissions across its value chain by 2030.
September 22, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Consumer products giant says the move is critical to meeting its goal of achieving net-zero emission from its products by 2039.
September 8, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
'There is no business case for not being sustainable,' says head of corporate sustainability James Robey.
August 31, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Among its pledges are a 40 percent reduction in its oil and gas output by the end of the decade.
August 6, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Tech giant pilots hydrogen fuel cells as backup power source for Utah data center and joins growing number of firms in global Hydrogen Council.
July 30, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Danone, Unilever and Mercedes-Benz are among the founding members of corporate drive to share expertise in setting science-based climate targets.
July 22, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Soubeiran is the vice president of nature and water cycle at the French food giant. He shares the company's plans to move away from intensive farming practices in the pandemic era.
July 20, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
The new approach will allow investors to manage climate risk by highlighting the temperature pathways of their portfolios.
July 8, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
The beauty giant includes pledges to use only recycled or bio-based packaging by the end of the decade and achieve carbon neutrality across its sites by 2025.
June 29, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Man-made cellulosic fibers, the second biggest cellulosic fiber group after cotton, holds huge untapped potential to transform the fashion industry, according to Forum for the Future and the Textile Exchange.
June 24, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Silverstream Technologies has developed a system where a carpet of microbubbles is spread across a ship's hull in order to reduce friction, save fuel and slash carbon emissions.
June 23, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Swell of support for Amazon's Climate Pledge comes as the tech behemoth announces that it has joined the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi), which will requires it to commit to setting emissions targets in line with the Paris Agreement's goals.
June 18, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
The new 2039 target builds on existing goals to reach carbon neutrality across its operations and halve its value chain emissions by the end of the decade.
June 16, 2020 by Cecilia Keating