Fast Food chains to serve up Science Based Targets after global investor pressure

A three-year global investor engagement campaign focused on some of the world’s largest fast food giants has resulted in several of the world’s biggest brands setting global greenhouse gas reduction targets approved by the Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi), it has been announced. The campaign, which was co-ordinated by the FARR network of global investors and … Read more

Sustainability disclosures: Why we need a global reporting standard in 2022

Climate success requires laws that ensure consistent reporting on emissions reductions, writes Jane Thostrup Jagd of the We Mean Business Coalition. Debates are currently underway in both the EU and the US about how companies should report on the risks that climate change is bringing to their business – and vice versa. As responsible investors … Read more

Good Energy aims to halve CO2 by 2030 as it embarks on science-based targets journey

The renewable energy supplier Good Energy has become the latest to sign up to the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi), as it yesterday pledged to cut its carbon emissions in half by 2030 on the road to net zero by 2050. The commitment, outlined in the company’s 2021 Purpose Report published yesterday, means Good Energy … Read more

2022 should be the year that a global reporting standard on sustainability disclosures becomes a reality

Climate success requires laws that ensure consistent reporting on emissions reductions, writes Jane Thostrup Jagd of the We Mean Business Coalition. Debates are currently underway in both the EU and the US about how companies should report on the risks that climate change is bringing to their business – and vice versa. As responsible investors … Read more