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Primeira venda - créditos de cana reconhecem sustentabilidade

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17 dezembro 2020, Londres, Reino Unido. /3BL Media/ - A primeira venda de créditos de cana-de-açúcar certificada pela Bonsucro foi completada na Plataforma de Negociação de Créditos da Bonsucro. Quarenta produtores do Brasil venderam coletivamente 162.300 toneladas em créditos de cana sustentável para a Barry Callebaut, produtora mundial de chocolate. Os produtores pertencem à Socicana e à Assobari, associações brasileiras de produtores de cana, ambas comprometidas com a sustentabilidade.

Shaping the Future Now

A Message from Pat Gelsinger, CEO, VMware
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In many ways, 2020 has made us stop in our tracks and reexamine our lives. It has forced us to re-think where our world is headed and the actions we must take now to help shape a more equitable and sustainable future.

Operationalizing Our 30x30 Goals

A Message from Nicola Acutt, VP, ESG at VMware
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Resilience has taken on new meaning in an extraordinary year like 2020.

Against the tumultuous backdrop of a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, an unprecedented surge in climate-related disasters, and a historic reckoning with systemic inequities, 2020 has served as a defining moment in our collective memory. As we look to the future, the decade ahead will largely be defined by how we come together in collaborative and innovative ways to overcome the most urgent, significant challenges of our time (what our CEO Pat Gelsinger coined “The Triple Threat”).

Climate Action 100+ Progress Report Records Accelerated Company Commitments To Net-Zero Emissions but Gaps Remain

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Dec. 18, 2020 /3BL Media/ Almost half the focus companies of Climate Action 100+ – the world’s largest ever investor engagement initiative on climate change – have now established commitments to reach net-zero emissions by 2050 or sooner, its latest progress report reveals. 

Corporate Electric Vehicle Alliance Debuts Principles to Drive Change and Accelerate U.S. Commercial Fleet Electrification

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Major companies with large commercial vehicle fleets provide guidance for auto and truck manufacturers, regulators, policymakers, and utilities on how to accelerate transition to electric vehicle

American Minute: Learn How HEPA Filters Clean Cabin Air

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American Airlines keeps customers safe and confident about reconnecting with the people and places that matter most. As part of that commitment, American’s aircraft have been equipped with hospital-grade HEPA filters since the ’90s to ensure customers are breathing clean air while on the plane. These filters are also effective at filtering the coronavirus.

The airline industry is a complex one, so the American Minute video series keeps it simple. 

In this American Minute, Flight Attendant Jacqueline Brown explains everything you need to know about HEPA filters.

Wells Fargo Wins for Sustained Excellence at 2020 S&P Global Platts Energy Awards

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CHARLOTTE, N.C., December 17, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Wells Fargo has been awarded the top prize for Sustained Excellence by S&P Global Platts at its 2020 Global Energy Awards. The Sustained Excellence category recognizes companies that are embracing efficiency and renewable energy in their operations in order to reduce their environmental impact and help foster a low-carbon future.  

Investment Theme: Stay Focused on Climate Risk

Although the pandemic fallout has been the focal point of markets and politicians, climate risk remains important.
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By Director of Asset Allocation Strategy Daniel Phillips, CFA

Over the next five years, climate risk will continue to translate into market risk, as policymakers will come under pressure to preserve environmental progress and retool economies in a more sustainable way.

Climate Risk Upward Trend Remains

Joe Brewer: Farms of the Future

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For environmentalists “agriculture” can be something of a dirty word, associated with other words such as, pesticides, water consumption, pollutants, and deforestation. Not all environmentalists have these negative associations, though. Some, like my guest today, are working to re-fashion agricultural practices so that they actually help to reverse environmental damage. This week on Sea Change Radio we are speaking with Joe Brewer, an American ex-pat living  and working in the regenerative agriculture space in Colombia.

BIER Member Spotlight: David Grant

Meet David Grant
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Name: David Grant, Director of Global Water Stewardship at PepsiCo 

Company: PepsiCo

Connect with David on LinkedIn and Twitter

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