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1.5C or you're not getting in: Science Based Targets Initiative moves to strengthen approval process

The global organisation which helps independently validate the credibility of businesses' net zero targets is enhancing how it assesses corporate emissions targets in line with the latest climate science. The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has until this point offered independent approval for targets... go to Article >

'We will be the biggest green energy company in the world': Bankrolled by UAE, Masdar embarks on its 100GW journey

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Abu Dhabi's state-owned renewable energy giant Masdar is undergoing a restructure of its ownership, while ramping up its overall clean energy goal to 100GW by 2030 Masdar, Abu Dhabi's state-owned clean energy company,... read more

Are disabled people being left behind by electrification?

5 Days ago Motors Source: Autocar.co.uk

Purchase costs, charging accessibility and EVs themselves pose issues, says leading charity A new initiative formed from a collaboration between Coventry University and mobility charity Motability will bring new insight and opportunities for... read more

Businesses must rise to fill the gap in climate change leadership

87 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Companies have a part to play in ambitious climate action — not least because it increasingly makes strong economic sense, writes UN Global Compact CEO Sanda Ojiambo With just days to go until COP26, businesses... read more

Net Zero Tracker: COP26 builds support for transition, but credibility gaps remain

59 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Vast numbers of businesses, governments, cities, and regions now have net zero goals in place, but few have clear plans for how to effectively manage offsets and decarbonise supply chains, analysis shows The strength and... read more

In defence of COP26

69 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

I left the Scottish Exhibition Centre and its network of slightly leaky Climate Enormo Tents on Saturday afternoon, just as COP26 President Alok Sharma declared the Summit had culminated in a 'clean' and 'balanced' text.... read more

'Overdelivered on the politics, but underdelivered on the science': The experts' take on COP26

62 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business and policy leaders reflect on the major wins from the Glasgow Summit, what needs to happen next, and why COPs could look and feel difficult from now on The COP26 Climate Summit came to a close a little over a... read more

'Overdelivered on the politics, but undelivered on the science': The experts' take on COP26

62 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business and policy leaders reflect on the major wins from the Glasgow Summit, what needs to happen next, and why COPs could look and feel difficult from now on The COP26 Climate Summit came to a close a little over a... read more

COP Spotlight: Climate Group CEO Helen Clarkson

75 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Chief executive of non profit charts climate finance, net zero-aligned lobbying and the 'groundswell' of corporate climate action on sidelines of COP26 conference As CEO of The Climate Group, Helen Clarkson is having a... read more

How to lay the foundation for net zero carbon building projects

44 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Elsa Wenzel takes a deep dive into the latest literature on how to develop new zero building projects Designed and executed with care, net-zero carbon goals can offer more than sustainability window dressing for... read more

How forestry conservation is sustaining both the climate and livelihoods in the Congo

34 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Oliver Griffith explains how a Wildlife Works Carbon forest conservation project is helping to both protect the environment while also sustaining local livelihoods in the Democratic Republic of Congo As we approached the... read more