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KBank earns A- score from Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) – a first among Thai banks   
July 31, 2020
Source: thaipr.net - Striving to become a zero-carbon organization, KASIKORNBANK (KBank) was rated A- (Leadership Level) in assessment of climate change management under the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) of 2019 – the first and only Thai bank...
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Climate-Driven Flooding at Superfund Sites Puts Communities at Risk—but Administration Ignores the Danger   
July 31, 2020
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - according to an analysis based on research that was discontinued by the Trump administration in 2017 but released today by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). The study, “A Toxic Relationship: Extreme Coastal Flooding...
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ESG Investing and the Use of ‘Risk’   
July 31, 2020
Source: Yahoo! News - This is part of a broader campaign by left-wing corporate-activist group As You Sow to draft the corporate world into their war against restrictions on abortion. Abortion was not a common topic for shareholder resolutions until...
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CP releases climate change statement; reiterates commitment to sustainability   
July 31, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - CP has been a contributing participant to CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) for over a decade, consistently disclosing annual emissions, progress made on practices to improve the ...
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World first for North West recycling giant   
July 31, 2020
Source: The UK - As a condition of its RE100 membership, which is run in partnership with CDP, a global carbon disclosure project, EMR has committed to 100% renewable electricity across its sites worldwide. Through the EV100 initiative, EMR will...
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Bank of America to join other big banks in disclosing environmental effect of lending practices   
July 31, 2020
Source: The Business Journals - The bank said on Wednesday it has joined the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials initiative, which is developing a way to measure how the companies that banks finance contribute to greenhouse gas emissions.
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People Moves: Eventus Systems, Hudson Fintech, Cutter Associates, Beeks & More   
July 31, 2020
Source: WatersTechnology - The firm has developed a mobile app to promote sustainable consumption and its Åland Index impact calculations uses data covering 99% of global market cap, through a partnership with Trucost Only users who have a paid...
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UK Pensions Minister under fire over fossil fuel divestment stance   
July 31, 2020
Source: Business Green - drawing on research by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). Opperman had originally argued that rather than exert pressure through divestment, investors should practice "constructive engagement ...
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SM Energy Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results and Updates 2020 Operating Plan   
July 31, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - In addition, we are initiating participation in the Carbon Disclosure Project and intend to publish the Company's SASB metrics for oil and gas exploration and production." SECOND QUARTER 2020 ...
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Zeroing in on zero emissions   
July 31, 2020
Source: SAE International - Electrification is inevitable for commercial vehicles. That is the takeaway from a quick succession of zero-emission commercial vehicle (ZECV) initiatives announced by various groups since the summer solstice.
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