Beiträge im Fachbereich 'Energie- &...

  • 2018: A Year for Action and Implementation for Circular Economy

    In the last few years, circular economy has gained momentum in various parts of the world: corporates, governments, non-profit organizations, industry associations—everybody has been trying to unpack, decode, and understand what circular economy is. What does it mean for them? What is the effect of ...
    Erstellt am 16-03-2018 Von: Preeti Srivastav Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • Corporate Climate Leadership at the Dining Table

    Over the last 3 years, 341 companies have joined the Science Based Targets initiative, of which at least 40 are from the food and beverage sector. These companies include household names such as Walmart, Coca-Cola, General Mills, Kellogg’s, and PepsiCo, with billions in combined revenue. Why are the...
    Erstellt am 19-02-2018 Von: Vincent Hoen Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • "Basing" Corporate Emissions Targets

    Global emissions goalposts are captivating C-Suites and gaining velocity in corporations around the world. In boardrooms worldwide, an interesting discussion is occurring as iconic brands and corporate titans reform their journeys to cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, as well as their strategies f...
    Erstellt am 08-02-2018 Von: Matthew Banks Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • Finding a Cost-Effective Path to Climate Leadership

    A new wave of climate change regulations is coming, and this time to all corners of the world. Following the Paris Agreement, more than 80% of countries have already drawn up plans on how to contribute to the low carbon transition. Some have realised plans that put a price on greenhouse gas (GHG) em...
    Erstellt am 10-01-2018 Von: Long Lam Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • Setting Science-Based Targets

    How Long Can Companies Afford to Neglect Setting Science-Based Climate Targets? This blog post was prepared with contributions from Vincent Hoen, Jeroen Scheepmaker, and Frank Stern. During the last 3 years, more than 300 companies have signed up to participate in the Science Based Targets initiative. The combined revenue of these companies runs into the billions of US dollars...
    Erstellt am 03-01-2018 Von: Giel Linthorst Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • Cities: The Focal Point of Climate Action

    This blog post was written by Richard Boehnke. Cities are a focal point of climate action, both individually and as signatories to large networks dedicated to climate mitigation (e.g., Covenant of Mayors and C40). However, efforts to pledge support, sign an agreement, and publish a local climate st...
    Erstellt am 10-11-2017 Von: David de Jager Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • Connecting the dots: Connect At COP!

    Until the Paris COP, the climate debate was largely focused on the direction and policy framework of an agreement. With the signing of the Paris agreement, the call to action was broadened to include many stakeholders and sectors, yet, the agreement alone will not protect us from the most dangerous ...
    Erstellt am 20-10-2017 Von: Katja Eisbrenner Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • Climate-Related Financial Disclosure

    From the Sustainability Department to the Desk of the CFO In June 2017, the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) released its final report, the recommendations of which will have an increasing impact on all organizations (both financial and non-financial). Most importantly, two necessary organizational changes were brought to light: br...
    Erstellt am 12-09-2017 Von: Oskar Krabbe Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • Climate-related risks and opportunities

    Climate change and the transition to the low carbon economy are creating risks and opportunities for businesses. Investors want to understand these risks and opportunities to inform their investment decisions. This need for greater transparency is illustrated by recommendations made by the Task Forc...
    Erstellt am 18-07-2017 Von: Annemarie Kerkhof Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0
  • Setting a Circular Blueprint for Business through Science

    The circular economy is a simple idea, but not a small one. It’s key for achieving sustainable development goals (SDGs) and addressing climate change, as it has the potential to close the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions gap by half. More than 400 participants at the WBCSD Liaison Delegate Meeting in...
    Erstellt am 22-05-2017 Von: Preeti Srivastav Fachgebiet: Energie- & Klimapolitik Kommentare: 0