The target: Slash emissions in half by 2050.
Richard Northcote, chief sustainability officer at the chemicals giant, proves it's not the size of the carbon reduction, but what you do with it, that counts.
The move is hailed as "hugely significant" given China's position as largest building construction market in the world.
Analysis by CDP and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board shows that while more corporates are aware of climate risks, few are driving meaningful action to address them.
Many businesses remain unclear how to measure environmental value and risks. Here's the case for being selective.
A new Forum for the Future report sets out the risks and opportunities amid climate and technological disruption.
Global green bond issuances could reach an unprecedented $200 billion this year, and their impact could influence wider investment decisions.
A new report looks at the impact of ESG on cash flow and profitability and exposure to risk factors. "The results are unequivocal," says an MSCI expert.
The oil giant's injection may be a drop in the ocean compared to its other activities, but it demonstrates growing recognition of the risks of fossil fuels.
The carbon market initially will cover China's energy sector before expanding over the coming years.