16 Nov

2016

200 Companies Commit to Science Based Targets, Surpassing Expectations for Corporate Climate Action

200 Companies Commit to Science Based Targets, Surpassing Expectations for Corporate Climate Action WASHINGTON (November 16, 2016) – Just 18 months after its launch, the Science Based Targets initiative announced that 200 companies have committed to set emissions reduction targets consistent with the global effort to keep temperatures well below the 2-degree threshold. In the…

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9 Nov

2016

Photo by Tomas Munita for Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR).

Ambitious Corporate Climate Action Driving Delivery of Paris Goals

Ambitious Corporate Climate Action Driving Delivery of Paris Goals Business Commitments Need Reinforcing by Strong National Policies Marrakech, Morocco, 9 November, 2016 - Private sector leaders have come together at the COP 22 Business & Industry day to call for countries to fully implement their national climate action plans (the NDCs) through strong domestic legislation…

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28 Jun

2016

Climate Business

In past year, Science Based Targets grew at rate of 2+ companies per week

The Science Based Targets initiative announced today that 168 companies have committed to set greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets that support the global effort to limit warming to 2°C.

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4 May

2016

Over 150 Companies Commit to Set Ambitious Science-Based Emissions Reduction Targets

Milestone reached ahead of Climate Action 2016 Summit in Washington, DC, shows growing corporate support for ambitious climate action.

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20 Apr

2016

New analysis of Paris Agreement identifies market opportunities as more companies move to take bold climate action

147 companies commit to setting emissions reductions targets in line with science

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8 Dec

2015

Companies Commit to Set Ambitious Science-Based Emissions Reduction Targets

Businesses including Ikea Group, Coca-Cola Enterprises, Walmart and Kellogg join Science Based Targets Initiative.

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