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HPE targets 100 million tons of supply chain CO2e reductions

HPE targets 100 million tons of supply chain CO2e reductions Originally posted on We Mean Business here HPE is raising the bar by becoming the first company to establish a comprehensive supply chain management program that requires companies in their value chain to set science-based emissions reduction targets. Guest contributor Cliff Henson, SVP of Global…

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Surge of companies commit to science-based targets ahead of CDP deadline

Surge of companies commit to science-based targets ahead of CDP deadline Since March 2017, 55 new companies have responded to the Science Based Targets initiative Call to Action and committed to set science-based target. Within the same period, over 90 companies submitted targets for technical review. In a trend repeated from last year, many of…

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Project Gigaton: Walmart CEO on working with supply chain

Project Gigaton: Walmart CEO on working with supply chain Originally posted by the We Mean Business coalition here. Walmart has unveiled its goal of cutting 1 gigaton of indirect (scope 3) greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) by 2030. To achieve this transformation the retail giant will work with thousands of companies throughout its global supply chain.…

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Why Eneco set a science-based target

Why Eneco set a science-based target by Gerben Meijer, Sustainability Manager, Eneco Achieving the climate targets set in Paris, by keeping the earth’s warming well below two degrees is a huge challenge. Since humans created this situation, presumably we should be able to get ourselves out of it too - although it’s clear that solutions…

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How to develop a science-based reduction pathway for your sector

How to develop a science-based reduction pathway for your sector: New guidance by Paola Delgado, Research Manager for the Science Based Targets initiative at WWF, Mexico To determine a science-based greenhouse gas emission reduction target for a company, the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) relies on various methods. The Sectoral Decarbonization Approach (SDA) is one…

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Boost your CDP scoring by submitting science-based targets before 15 April, 2017

Boost your CDP scoring by submitting science-based targets before 15 April, 2017 By Nicole Labutong, Technical Manager – Scoring, CDP More and more investors now research whether companies are taking action to mitigate climate-related risk by requesting disclosure through CDP before committing to invest. Last year, CDP started scoring science-based targets in its Climate Change…

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