Corporate action on electric vehicles doubles in 2020

New report finds that corporate companies had 169,000 EVs on the roads last year, double the amount in 2019

Almost 21% of states and regions ‘have been consulted on climate plans by their national counterparts’

Out of 121 states and regions, a total of 18 with combined economies of $7.2 trillion have set net zero goals

BT Group hits 100% renewable power milestone globally

Around 16% of its renewable electricity is supplied through corporate PPAs and the remainder from green tariffs or renewable certificates

Swedish mechanical components firm SKF joins RE100 initiative

The announcement supports the company’s previous commitment to achieve carbon-neutrality across its global manufacturing operations by 2030

Major Taiwanese key Apple supplier joins RE100 clean energy initiative

The commitment comes after signing the ‘world’s largest corporate power purchase agreement’ from a 920MW offshore wind farm being developed off the Taiwanese coast

BT puts action on climate at the heart of two new ‘green recovery’ initiatives

The broadband and mobile giant has formed a partnership which will support EV uptake and its customers’ transition to net zero

Thai Union becomes ‘first food producer’ on EP100 scheme

The seafood company is aiming to double its energy productivity by 2041, up from a 2016 baseline

Indian industrial giants join global energy saving initiative

EP100 brings together ‘energy-smart’ companies committed to using energy more productively to reduce emissions

New milestone as 100 multinationals target 100% green energy

More than 100 multinationals have now pledged to generate 100% of their energy from renewable sources. The Climate Group’s RE100 initiative has reached its 100 members as paints and coatings giant AkzoNobel, French financial firm AXA, fashion brand Burberry and Carlsberg Group made their commitments. The former company aims to become carbon neutral and use […]

Renewable energy switch a ‘smart business decision’

Switching to renewable energy is a “smart decision” for businesses, some of the leading global firms have said. Companies such as Nestle and IKEA have joined a campaign that encourages organisations to use power exclusively from renewable energy sources. A total of 15 firms have so far committed to the RE100 initiative – which was […]

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