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Shareholders sue Australian Bank over lack of climate disclosure   
March 05, 2019
Source: Medium - Bar keeps getting raised on what is adequate disclosure: Emma Herd, chief executive of the Investor Group on Climate Change in Australia, said putting climate-related risk into the heart of financial reporting means it is treated...
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Iggesund Paperboard’s Mills Get Top Marks   
March 05, 2019
Source: WhatTheyThink - The Group has also been repeatedly named by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) as a leader in the work against climate change. “It’s becoming more and more important to be able to document your sustainability work so...
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Munich Tops All European Airports in CDP Climate Protection Rankings   
March 05, 2019
Source: AviationPros - Munich Airport has been recognized for its effective climate change efforts by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), an international organization that supports companies and cities with the disclosure of environmental data. The...
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Customer demand revolutionizing the food supply chain   
March 05, 2019
Source: Agri-Pulse - The nonprofit Carbon Disclosure Project recognized Walmart along with 115 other companies with a total $3.3 trillion in procurement spending for collectively reducing their suppliers’ carbon emissions by 633 million tons of...
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Isn’t It Time To Devote Sovereign Wealth Funds To Tackle Climate Change'   
March 05, 2019
Source: CleanTechnica - According to the World Economic Forum, policy makers have wrangled for decades with the challenge of transforming 2 kinds of assets into sustainable development: commodity wealth — economic ...
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Does Climate Change Mean You Should Fly Less' Yeah, Maybe   
March 05, 2019
Source: Wired - This story originally appeared on Slate and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Two weeks ago, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a dire report that made crystal clear that we have about a decade to...
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Nike Outlines Global Strategy for Creating a More Sustainable Business   
March 05, 2019
Source: Nike News - 5. Energy and Climate Change Strategy In 2009 Nike instigated the formation of new coalition of consumer companies called Business for Innovative Climate and Energy Policy (BICEP) which is advocating for strong U.S. climate and...
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22 of the top 30 most polluted cities in the world are in India   
March 05, 2019
Source: CNN - India accounts for seven of the world's 10 cities with the worst air pollution, according to a new report, but previously smogbound Chinese cities have seen a marked improvement.
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Most US coal plants are contaminating groundwater with toxins, analysis finds   
March 05, 2019
Source: The Guardian - Almost every coal-fired power plant in the US is contaminating groundwater with unsafe levels of toxic pollution, according to the first comprehensive analysis of the consequences of coal ash waste disposal.
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European postal giants promise switch to EVs   
March 04, 2019
Source: Business Green - European postal giants Swiss Post and Austrian Post today announced plans to switch to 100 per cent electric vehicles by 2030, as thay became the latest large corporates to join the EV100 campaign from The Climate Group. Austrian...
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