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How Companies can Align with Biden's Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk

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Climate change is an imminent U.S. financial risk. According to a study conducted by the National Bureau of Economic Research, continued temperature increases and failure to drastically cut emissions could result in a 10.5% cut in U.S. GDP alone by 2100.

Cummins Engaging Employees Across Company to Achieve Environmental Goals

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Global power leader Cummins is working to engage employees in both the company’s 2030 goals to further reduce Cummins’ environmental impact and the company’s aspiration to be carbon neutral by 2050.

Stephen Ambrose Joins SAIC as Chief Climate Scientist

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RESTON, Va., July 2, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) today announced the appointment of Stephen Ambrose in the newly created role of chief climate scientist. In this role, Ambrose will lead SAIC’s climate program to provide government and industry customers solutions to address some of the most challenging problems facing society.

New CRS Business Has Holistic Approach

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WSP USA, a leading professional services consultancy, has created a new Climate, Resilience & Sustainability business line to partner with companies, government agencies and communities across the U.S. to solve the dynamic challenges of equitable climate mitigation, asset and infrastructure adaptation and emergency management. The Climate, Resilience & Sustainability (CRS) business line centralises a wide range of services within WSP, differentiating the company in its ability to provide complete lifecycle sustainability and climate mitigation, adaptation and response solutions, as Tom Lewis, who leads the CRS Business line, and Michael Mondshine, Senior VP, explain. “Our mission is to help our customers grow through better sustainability and resilience.”

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WSP USA, a leading professional services consultancy, has created a new Climate, Resilience & Sustainability business line to partner with companies, government agencies and communities across the U.S. to solve the dynamic challenges of equitable climate mitigation, asset and infrastructure adaptation and emergency management. The Climate, Resilience & Sustainability (CRS) business line centralises a wide range of services within WSP, differentiating the company in its ability to provide complete lifecycle sustainability and climate mitigation, adaptation and response solutions, as Tom Lewis, who leads the CRS Business line, and Michael Mondshine, Senior VP, explain. “Our mission is to help our customers grow through better sustainability and resilience.”

Accelerating Leadership in a Consequential Decade Through Action and Accountability

By Ellen Jackowski, Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer, HP Inc.
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We are in the most consequential decade of our time. The actions we take today will determine whether we, as a global community, can avert the worst impacts of the climate crisis and reckon with the inequities that prevent far too many from accessing opportunities. Businesses must lead the transformation with urgent actions aligned with the latest science, and be held accountable through reliable, transparent reporting.

Reaping the Promise of Regenerative Agriculture

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by Craig Wichner, founder and managing partner of Farmland LP 

Momentum Building Among Fortune 500 Around Climate Action, but Not at Scale Required

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June 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Sixty percent of Fortune 500 companies have set a climate or energy-related goal, yet they vary dramatically in terms of ambition and are not happening at the speed or scale needed to align with what the science requires, according to a new World Wildlife Fund (WWF) report. “More and more companies are setting voluntary climate goals and increasing their climate ambition, however it’s still not enough to stave off the worst impacts of climate change,” said Marcene Mitchell, WWF’s senior vice president for climate change.

Alliant Energy 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report: Energy and Climate

Planning for a sustainable future
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Our Clean Energy Blueprint is our guide to accelerate our transition to renewable energy and modern energy technologies to enhance the economic health and environment in the communities we serve.

We plan to add 1,089 megawatts (MW) of solar generation in Wisconsin by the end of 2023. So far, we’ve announced twelve solar projects that span nine counties in Wisconsin.

Cummins Joins Group Advocating for Climate Action

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Cummins is celebrating Earth Week by joining the CEO Climate Dialogue, a group of 22 companies and four leading environmental groups committed to advocating for climate action in the U.S. Congress.

The group is calling for aggressive steps to address the country’s climate-related challenges, including an economy-wide price on carbon to use the power of the market to help achieve the country’s carbon reduction goals in a “simple, coherent and efficient manner.”

American Center for Life Cycle Assessment Webinar, “LCA and Science Based Targets.”

A session by Jordan Chamberlain and Julie Sinistore PhD WSP USA and WSP USA
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Are you ready to tackle your Science Based Targets (SBT) progress? WSPUSA experts Jordan Chamberlain and Julie Sinistore cover the basics of how life cycle assessment (LCA) can be used to inform SBT setting and progress tracking at the American Center for Life Cycle Assessment webinar, “LCA and Science Based Targets.” Register for the April 15th session: https://lnkd.in/d_9nGRw

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