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Influential credit ratings agency predicts proliferation of net-zero targets will increase credit risks and costs for carbon-intensive activities.
May 3, 2021 by James Murray
The firms intend to commit a combined $600 million in initial capital to invest in multiple funds launched by the partnership.
April 20, 2021 by James Murray
Latest update from investor-backed Transition Pathways Initiative reveals number of 'credible' net zero targets have doubled over the past year, but warns the majority of high-carbon companies are yet to establish climate plans in line with global climate goals
April 16, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Sponsored: An inside look at how the biotech company set its ambitious climate agenda and how it will achieve its plan.
April 12, 2021 by David Seitz
Consumer goods giant's CEO Alan Jope said he hoped other businesses would soon start to follow suit in offering shareholders a say on climate plans
March 25, 2021 by Michael Holder
Jim Andrew, named to the role in August, pledges transparency about its climate progress and discusses why motivating employees and business partners is crucial.
February 1, 2021 by Heather Clancy
From a purely self-interested perspective, ecological collapse is just bad for business. Climate action also plays well with the public and employees, and the falling price of technologies make decarbonizing a smart financial move.
January 8, 2021 by Sarah Golden
The 'domino effect' of net-zero pledges from world leaders in recent months could prove hugely impactful on global warming trajectories, a new analysis suggests, but is its optimistic outlook justified?
December 8, 2020 by Michael Holder
Sponsored: Most sustainability professionals aren’t clear about what biodiversity loss means for business and how to tackle it. Here’s what you need to know.
December 7, 2020 by Edith Martin
We need a consistent definition that enables organizations, companies, cities and countries to set transparent targets and track their progress
September 28, 2020 by Peter Boyd
UK government unveils fresh wave of climate commitments, as New York Climate Week kicks off with further evidence that the net-zero transition is accelerating.
September 23, 2020 by James Murray
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
Plans investments in carbon removal projects and technologies, starting at $35 per metric ton in 2025.
September 1, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Plus, sound bites from three more 2020 GreenBiz 30 Under 30 honorees.
July 17, 2020 by Heather Clancy
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
Focus less on what it’s called and more on what it describes.
May 29, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Transition Pathway Initiative, backed by investors boasting $19 trillion of capital, welcomes stronger climate pledges from leading oil firms, but warns sector is a long way from delivering adequate decarbonization plans.
May 14, 2020 by Michael Holder
Investor-led Transitions Pathway Initiative warns four in five firms in carbon-intensive sectors currently fail Paris Agreement test.
March 23, 2020 by Michael Holder
In 2010, a partnership effort between Atlantic City Electric, New Jersey’s Division of Fish and Wildlife, and the Conserve Wildlife Foundation of NJ found a way to use utility rights-of-way to help the eastern tiger salamander adapt to climate change.
February 1, 2020 by Margaret O'Gorman
Don’t underestimate the power of your workforce as a vocal advocate for transparency and change, with a huge impact on strategy and reputation.
May 27, 2019 by Alison Taylor
This issue isn’t going away for the e-commerce giant — and other industry leaders should consider themselves on notice.
May 24, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Is your team engaging regularly with investor relations? It should be.
April 17, 2019 by Ellen Weinreb
Companies are voluntarily taking deep dives into their climate data — but can that transform markets?
April 15, 2019 by Libby Bernick
For starters: There should be more collaboration between CSOs and investor relations teams.
October 31, 2018 by Ellen Weinreb
Episode 143: ING links Paris Agreement principles to loan decisions, Cargill and Campbell's execs speak up
In this episode, an excerpt from this week's webcast about new GreenBiz research on the future of the sustainability profession. Plus, the second it our series on champion of clean energy equity.
October 4, 2018 by Heather Clancy