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  • Spate of climate litigation takes aim at oil, gas, cement and nuclear

    09 February 2023

    A spate of climate-related litigation has been launched that proponents say will increase companies' accountability for their contribution to climate change and prevent 'greenwashing'.

  • ING banking on disclosure principles for steel and cement

    13 October 2022

    New technologies and policy support will be key to decarbonising heavy industry, a webinar on the topic heard. Michael Hurley reports

  • Building materials companies set for EU energy efficiency windfall

    30 March 2022
  • 'Impact monetisation' model unveiled by Value Balancing Alliance

    12 February 2021

    A methodology for monetising the impact of companies on society and the environment has been published by an alliance of the world's largest corporates.

  • Can impact be the guiding star for corporates?

    21 September 2020

    The Value Balancing Alliance's methodologies for assessing companies' net impact will define the future of corporate decision making, Christian Heller tells Michael Hurley

  • 27 CEOs back TCFD recommendations

    21 April 2017

    27 CEOs from major corporations have committed to implement the draft recommendations laid out by the Financial Stability Board's Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).

  • Multi-national corporates call for UN talks to facilitate carbon markets

    19 October 2015

    A group of 14 leading industrial companies have called on negotiators at the UN climate change talks in Paris in December to deliver an agreement that facilitates international carbon markets.