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How 3M Is Helping Mitigate the Widespread Impacts of Climate Change

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Earlier this year, 3M shared the megatrends that are shaping the next 5-10 years of life on this planet. To understand the source of these trends, and their impact around the globe, we are taking a deeper dive into the key themes and the ways our people, technology and solutions are working to improve lives.  

IOC to Be Climate Positive in 2024

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IN RESPONSE TO THE GROWING CLIMATE CRISIS, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) IS ALIGNING WITH THE PARIS AGREEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE BY SETTING A TARGET TO REDUCE ITS DIRECT AND INDIRECT GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS BY 45 PER CENT, BY 2030. THE DECISION WAS TAKEN AT THE IOC EXECUTIVE BOARD (EB) MEETING HELD REMOTELY YESTERDAY.

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IN RESPONSE TO THE GROWING CLIMATE CRISIS, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) IS ALIGNING WITH THE PARIS AGREEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE BY SETTING A TARGET TO REDUCE ITS DIRECT AND INDIRECT GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS BY 45 PER CENT, BY 2030. THE DECISION WAS TAKEN AT THE IOC EXECUTIVE BOARD (EB) MEETING HELD REMOTELY YESTERDAY.

Why Providing Alternatives to SF6 and Other Greenhouse Gases is Important for Carbon Reduction Initiatives

By Olivier Blum
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The urgency to act on climate change has never been greater, and, in the absence of global regulation, companies are voluntarily stepping up to fill the gap. As of the publication of this blog post, more than 1000 companies have set public science-based carbon reduction targets through the Science-based Targets Initiative (SBTI), while hundreds more have committed to renewable energy, energy efficiency, and electric vehicle adoption through The Climate Group’s RE100, EP100, and EV100 programs.

Climate Action in 2021: The Year of Breakthroughs?

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Climate Action in 2021: The Year Of Breakthroughs?
Thu, Jan 28, 2021
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Climate Action in 2021: The Year Of Breakthroughs?
Thu, Jan 28, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST

HanesBrands Recognized for Sustainability Leadership with First 'A List' Score in CDP 2020 Climate Change Report

Company is one of four apparel manufacturers on the 270-member A List, ranking in the top 2.8% of 9,600 companies around the globe
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December 8, 2020, WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands (NYSE:HBI) today announced it has earned its first “A List” recognition for leadership in corporate sustainability in the CDP 2020 Climate Change Report.

Moody's Recognized with CDP's Prestigious 'A' Score for Climate Action

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December 8, 2020, NEW YORK / 3BL Media/  - Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has been recognized for its leadership in corporate sustainability by the global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling climate change. Moody’s is one of a small number of high-performing companies recognized, out of over 5,800 scored worldwide, for its corporate environmental ambition, action and transparency.

Advancing Meaningful Climate Action From TCFD Disclosures

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In response to the increasing impacts of climate change on businesses, both now and in the future, more companies have been publishing climate disclosures following TCFD recommendations to promote transparency, efficiency and resilience. To help assess and enhance the usefulness of disclosures, WSP conducted a study using 50 TCFD disclosures cutting through multiple sectors and geographies and developed a maturity framework to assess companies’ TCFD disclosures. 

TCFD: Is it useful?

Francisco Suárez Hernández, ex presidente de la junta del WEC, reconocido como uno de los 100 latinos más comprometidos con la Acción Climática

Fortaleciendo la voz de los latinos comprometidos con la Acción Climática
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El World Environment Center (WEC) se complace en anunciar que Francisco Suárez Hernández, Director Emérito de WEC, ha sido reconocido como uno de los 100 Latinos más influyentes ante la crisis climática.

La lista de Los 100 Latinos destaca a las personas por su compromiso en áreas como el activismo climático, las comunicaciones, los derechos ambientales, las políticas sostenibles y el impacto empresarial.

New Public Opinion Research on Climate, COVID and Equity

Georgians believe that climate change and equity are connected and COVID has brought us closer to nature
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The issue of global warming is extremely or very important to 54% of Georgians, and two-thirds of Georgians are more likely to buy products from Georgia companies that actively support key issues including community solar, forest protection and reducing food waste. 

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The issue of global warming is extremely or very important to 54% of Georgians, and two-thirds of Georgians are more likely to buy products from Georgia companies that actively support key issues including community solar, forest protection and reducing food waste. 

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