CDP Reporting - Corporate Trends

By Sheryl Lawry, Senior Consultant, USA & Canada Sustainability DNV GL - Business Assurance

At this time of year decisions are being made about Corporate reporting and verification of Greenhouse Gas emissions and other metrics. So what trends are we seeing and how can verification add value?

Bloomberg Awarded "A" for Climate Performance by CDP


View the full article and video featuring Bloomberg LP's Global Head of Sustainable Business and Finance, Curtis Ravenel, click here.

Also please see the full PDF report for SCPLI here.

What About the Future?


By Bahar Gidwani

part 3 of a 3-part series

CSRHub recently released many new web features and an important new Excel-based tool, CSRHub Dashboard, to serve our 14,000 members. These changes are in response to our members asking us to give them more control over the data, with the ability to get granular details, access to both ratings and rankings, and a way to bring our data to their desktops via commonly-used tools such as a spreadsheet.

Mars, Incorporated Reports Progress In Results Of Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) 2014

Global climate reporting platform recognizes businesses for transparency and strength of science-based climate targets
Press Release

MCLEAN, VA, December 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Annual figures, recently released by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) show that Mars has made significant progress in its CDP Climate reporting score, from 70C in 2013 to 95B this year. This notable improvement demonstrates Mars’ ongoing efforts to be transparent about its carbon emissions and strategies to reduce its carbon footprint on a path consistent with the latest climate science.

Major Companies to Help Set the Stage for Ambitious Climate Agreement in 2015

Building on UN Climate Summit, 2nd Annual Caring for Climate Business Forum to share solutions, commitments and plans on key corporate climate issues from carbon pricing to responsible lobbying
Press Release

Lima, December 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On the margins of the UN Climate Change Conference the Caring for Climate (C4C) Business Forum today will bring together nearly 300 CEOs and other senior representatives from the private and public sectors from over 30 countries to showcase contributions that business and investors are making towards climate action.

Nestlé Recognized by CDP for Deforestation, Water Leadership


The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) has named Nestlé as joint lead in the consumer staples sector for its deforestation efforts.

In its 2014 report on global forests, the environmental sustainability ratings agency commended Nestlé, among 152 companies, for its comprehensive assessment of risks and for the quality of its work to build capacity in the supply chain.

Norfolk Southern Reports Progress and Efforts to Reduce Environmental Impact

Press Release

Norfolk, VA, Aug 08, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Norfolk Southern has reported its carbon performance and strategic efforts in the past year to lower the railroad’s greenhouse gas emissions, driving improved operating efficiencies and customer service.

Antea®Group Recognized as Founding Partner of the CDP Corporate Water Program

Press Release
November 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Antea®Group, a global engineering and environmental consulting firm, is pleased to announce recognition today as an accredited CDP USA Water Consultancy Partner and founding member of CDP’s new Corporate Water Pilot Program. Through this partnership, CDP has accredited Antea Group to offer water consultancy expertise to companies who respond to CDP’s annual water questionnaire, including Water Reporter Services members and Water Supply Chain program members as well as their suppliers.

TransCanada Recognized for Leadership in R&D

TransCanada named to Canada's Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders list

Driving scientific breakthrough takes unwavering perseverance. It’s also something for which TransCanada has been recognized in 2014 after landing a spot on Canada’s Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders list by Research Infosource Inc., Canada’s Source of R&D Intelligence.


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