Carbon Issues Streaming News
New Study Finds Recommended US Diet May Lead to Greater Environmental Damage Than Current US Diet   
March 16, 2020
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - “We didn’t necessarily expect these findings,” said Sarah Reinhardt, lead author of the study and lead food systems and health analyst for the Food and Environment Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists....
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Pentagon awards contracts to design mobile nuclear reactor   
March 16, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - However, Edwin Lyman, director of the Nuclear Safety Project at the Union of Concerned Scientists, has concerns about the availability of fuel to power a proliferation of small nuclear reactors. He noted, "there are no clear...
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Bid to ‘silence shareholders’ fails   
March 16, 2020
Source: Investor Daily - The SEC has ruled that a shareholder proposal a global investment bank has sought to block must go ahead. The shareholder proposal, put forward by activist group As You Sow, seeks to ask “if and how” JPMorgan Chase...
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US natural gas infrastructure investment increasingly risky: report   
March 16, 2020
Source: Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - The report, “Natural Gas: A Bridge to Climate Breakdown,” was produced by shareholder advocacy group, As You Sow, and nonpartisan policy think-tank, Energy Innovation. “Renewables like wind and solar,...
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GWEC and RE100 join forces to accelerate corporate sourcing of renewable   
March 16, 2020
Source: Armed robbery in Revesby - The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) is entering a new partnership with The Climate Group‘s RE100 initiative to spur greater corporate commitment to renewable electricity sourcing in emerging markets. GWEC is the neutral...
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Bridgestone earns top spot on 2020 supplier engagement Leaderboard   
March 16, 2020
Source: Zawya - CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project, supports thousands of companies, cities, states and regions to measure and manage their risks and opportunities on climate change, water security, and deforestation. Each year, CDP...
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Coalition calls for carbon cap-and-trade program across Northeast, Mid-Atlantic   
March 16, 2020
Source: WHYY - TCI’s draft proposal is modeled somewhat after the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a cap-and-trade program that has helped to reduce carbon pollution from power plants. In this case, however, motorists at the...
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News related to 'edie's latest webinar to focus on climate-resilient supply chains'   
March 15, 2020
Source: Edie - Available to watch on demand: edie's TCFD webinar with Landsec, Avara Foods and CDSB Experts from Avara Foods, Landsec and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) discussed how businesses should interact with the...
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Seadrill Limited (SDRL) CEO Anton Dibowitz on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript   
March 15, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - We see great promise in this technology to be expanded in the fleet. We also received notification from the independently assessed Carbon Disclosure Project that we have now obtained a B rating for our carbon management program....
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Environmental group awards Columbus an ‘A’ for climate action   
March 15, 2020
Source: The Lima News - CDP, a London-based nonprofit group formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, recently placed the city on its “A” list for its action on climate change. The city has been submitting ...
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