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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
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
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
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
In a situation where supply is limited, a circular model gets far more use out of the same supply.
June 12, 2020 by Garry Cooper
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
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
The industry is uniquely positioned to make large-scale impact in the environmental performance of many of the world’s largest public spaces.
February 7, 2020 by Kristin Hanczor
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