Second round of Net Zero Company Benchmark assessments show some corporate climate progress against key climate indicators, but find much more action is urgently needed from focus companies to support global efforts to limit temperature rise to 1.5°C.
Following investor engagement and escalation, KEPCO and its six subsidiaries have committed to carbon neutrality and a complete phase out of coal by 2050 following the development of national plans by the South Korean Presidential Committee on Carbon Neutrality.
Building on existing targets and disclosure and following engagement with investors, BlueScope announces a net zero emissions by 2050 goal and an initial capital allocation of AUD$ 150M over five years to support mid- and long-term climate ambitions.
Engie brings forward a commitment on net zero emissions following investor engagement and filing of shareholder resolution
Following the 2021 annual meeting votes and further investor engagement around emissions reduction targets, Phillips 66 became the first U.S. refiner and second U.S. oil company to set Scope 3 emissions targets
Ceres analysis finds historic success of climate-related shareholder proposals during the 2021 US proxy season resulted in large part from a dramatic increase in votes by the world’s largest asset managers
COP26 crowd mirrored collaboration needed across the value chain to decarbonise carbon intensive sectors
Climate Action 100+ signatories will be ramping up their expectations for focus companies in the coming year, write SC members Stephanie Maier and Anne Simpson
Key themes from Carbon Tracker’s event at COP26 featuring speakers from CalPERS, Sarasin & Partners, IFRS and KPMG
Climate Action 100+ investors and coordinating investor networks Ceres and PRI welcome new science-based targets by Bunge to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
Survey will gather stakeholder feedback to help inform future development of the Benchmark
Climate Action 100+ announces world-first collaboration with major diversified mining companies to progress decarbonisation
Anne Simpson and Mindy Lubber reflect on the initiative’s progress in 2021 and look ahead to aspirations at COP26