EnerSys impressed the Environmental Finance Sustainable Company Awards judging panel with its EnerSys Operating System (EOS), an operational management programme designed to identify, reduce or eliminate excess waste and associated costs.
Bintang Capital Partners impressed the Environmental Finance Sustainable Company Awards judges with the "very robust governance and policies [it has] in place to be a sustainable company and uphold its B Corporation status."
The impact of Planet Tracker's reports includes a recent announcement that Uruguay is launching a deforestation-linked sovereign bond, which specifically references Planet Tracker's work in that field.
Working with children and young people in some of the most deprived areas of the UK, investment bank DC Advisory partnered with non-profit organisation Sportinspired to introduce sport as personal development for young people.
Having launched its new natural capital strategy last year, AXA IM Alts received €500 million ($542 million) in commitments from AXA Group investors, with the target of removing or avoiding 25 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per annum.
In July 2022, Nordea Asset Management launched the first phase of a three-year collaboration with several partners to engage with 21 oil, gas and utilities companies on the disclosure and mitigation of their methane emissions.
In collaboration with several non-governmental organisations (NGOs), Infinite Environmental Solutions launched Project Anand to tackle problems with traditional cooking methods in rural Indian communities.
Providing an annual assessment of the biodiversity impacts of corporates, financial institutions, and sovereign issuers, Iceberg Data Lab's Corporate Biodiversity Footprint (CBF) tool allows financial institutions to assess the biodiversity impact of their investments.
To address conservation and restoration in the palm oil producing regions of Indonesia and Malaysia, Lestari Capital developed the Rimba Collective, a $1 billion financing mechanism, with Nestlé, PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble, and Unilever as founding partners.
Environmental Finance Sustainable Company Awards judges praised L'Oreal's Italian plant for its, "very innovative programmes...for water recycling and conservation" and for its "interesting research exploration into the use of the sludge for a raw material input".
Meralco's first vice president and chief sustainability officer Raymond Ravelo has been awarded this accolade in recognition of his leadership for Meralco's transformational sustainability programmes...
Ireland's largest public transport provider, Córas Iompair Éireann (CIÉ), saw the deployment of Ireland's first fully electric bus service as subsidiary Bus Éireann deployed 11 electric single-deck buses in the town of Athlone earlier this year.
As part of its sustainability strategy and a commitment to reduce carbon emissions, US transportation company Norfolk Southern has developed a new energy-efficient corporate headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.
The judges at the Environmental Finance Sustainable Company Awards 2023 singled out Portuguese conglomerate SONAE, for its, "innovative programme [that] provides financial incentives to Sonae's suppliers that have strong ESG ratings",...
"Through this initiative we aim to promote photovoltaic vocational training among students, supporting the development of young professionals of the community close to the solar plants of Solarpack, and facilitating their access to sustainable green jobs."
NetCYCLE Africa, a project by Ghanaian circular economy not-for-profit Chaint Afrique Academy, seeks to tackle the problem of plastic waste and abandoned fishing gear that washes up along the coast and lake communities of Ghana.
Judges at Environmental Finance's Sustainable Company Awards this year praised re.green's founder and chief scientist Bernardo Strassburg for his "excellence and meaningful impact" as a result of "hard work and dedication".
Having founded the US-based Unreasonable group to support entrepreneurial ventures that address global issues and scale up these efforts, this year its CEO David Epstein secured a deal with Barclays to support 200 sustainable ventures in the green economy.