18 Sep

2017

Gap, NIKE, Inc., Levi’s Among Retailers Joining Initiative to Tackle Climate Impacts

As Climate Week begins in New York, six top apparel companies announced that they are joining the Science Based Targets initiative.

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18 Sep

2017

More than 300 Companies, Including 50 from the U.S., Commit to Set Science-Based Targets

More than 300 global companies have now committed to set emissions reduction targets through the Science Based Targets initiative.

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2 May

2017

UN Global Compact Calls on Business to Shift from Incremental Change to Breakthrough Innovation on the SDGs

UN Global Compact Calls on Business to Shift from Incremental Change to Breakthrough Innovation on the SDGs New Delhi, India (New Delhi, 27 April 2017) – “Time is of the essence,” urged Lise Kingo, CEO and Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact, to an audience of more than 300 local and global leaders…

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19 Apr

2017

Practical guide for the definition of greenhouse gas emission reduction targets in line with climate science

Practical guide for the definition of greenhouse gas emission reduction targets in line with climate science Paris: The Global Compact France and Compta Durable publish today their Practical Guide for the definition of greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets in line with climate science. The Science Based Target initiative (SBTi) is a collaboration between CDP, World Resources…

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15 Mar

2017

First Dutch company announces ambitious science-based carbon-reduction target

First Dutch company announces ambitious science-based carbon-reduction target London, UK: Energy company Eneco Group, one of the frontrunners in renewable energy production and retail in Europe, has today announced that its target to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions has been approved by the experts at the Science Based Targets initiative. Eneco’s ‘science-based target’ provides a clearly defined…

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14 Dec

2016

Mision Misericordia

Global luxury group, Kering, commits to industry- and country-leading carbon reduction targets

Global luxury group, Kering, commits to industry- and country-leading carbon reduction targets LONDON (December 14, 2016) -  The Science Based Targets initiative  announced today that it has verified and approved Kering’s ambitious science-based target to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 50% by 2025, demonstrating it is at the forefront of the luxury industry in…

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