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The report also notes that number of companies making commitments is lagging behind in some regions, with North America languishing at 16 percent and Asia at 12 percent.
February 1, 2021 by Toby Hill
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
Plus, sound bites from three more 2020 GreenBiz 30 Under 30 honorees.
July 17, 2020 by Heather Clancy
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
Focus less on what it’s called and more on what it describes.
May 29, 2020 by Heather Clancy
As trillions of dollars are infused into the recovery of our economies, let’s make sure we learn from this global crisis and make it an impetus to recover better and ensure resilience in the face of the other interconnected crises.
May 26, 2020 by Lise Kingo
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
New analysis by sustainability consultancy Engie Impact heightens strategic urgency of science-based targets.
October 30, 2019 by Gregory Heilers
Citi, Keurig Dr Pepper and Micron set speedy targets, while Ingersoll Rand plays the long game.
September 3, 2019 by Cyan Zhong
Since March 2019, five new Fortune 500 companies have joined high-profile climate initiatives, bringing the total to 114.
August 22, 2019 by Blaine Collison
Plus, watch for tougher sourcing guidelines for partners on apparel and textiles.
April 10, 2019 by Jen Boynton
How many Fortune 500 organizations support some of the iconic campaigns? The answer may surprise you.
March 13, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Data was collected, numbers were crunched and methodologies were chosen.
January 31, 2019 by Daniel Hill
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
The two beverage giants demonstrate their commitments to Paris Agreement standards.
July 19, 2018 by Michael Holder
They are among the leading companies using science, planetary boundaries and the Sustainable Development Goals to define their sustainability strategy.
May 31, 2018 by Sara E. Murphy
Science-based carbon targets and climate risk disclosures are practical motivators.
April 13, 2018 by Mark Nicholls
Set targets. Not too many. Mostly about outcomes.
February 13, 2018 by Libby Bernick
Why setting goals that are realistic and ambitious is not a mutually exclusive process.
January 24, 2018 by Sarah McElroy
Even if all the remaining participating nations do their part to uphold the Paris Agreement, governments alone can’t substantially reduce the risk of catastrophic climate change.
July 10, 2017 by Michael Vandenbergh
The company hopes to reduce the full lifecycle carbon footprint of its products by 30 percent by 2030, compared with a 2015 baseline.
June 16, 2017 by Michael Holder
Science-based goals, new models for reaching consumers, savvier marketing methods and the need for deeper collaboration dominate the conversation at WRI's recent MindShare gathering.
June 14, 2017 by Lindsey Longendyke