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News by subject: ESG

9 november 2021

16:25
Today in Glasgow, the Minister of the Environment and the Fight against Climate Change, Minister Responsible for the Fight against Racism and Minister Responsible for the Laval Region, Benoit Charette, and the Chilean Minister of Energy, Juan Carlos...

03:00
Tungsram, a Hungarian technology innovator is proposing an answer to Elon Musk's $6 billion offer to the United Nations World Food Program  to alleviate world hunger. Indoor farming, food factories for Africa, and integrated food clusters for...

02:00
Royal DSM, a global purpose-led science-based company active in Health, Nutrition and Bioscience, announces today at COP26 in Glasgow that it is planning to realize large scale production capacity for its novel methane-reducing feed additive for...


8 november 2021

18:43
CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. today released its 2020 Carbon Report, a detailed analysis of carbon storage, carbon sequestration, and emissions determining the overall net carbon impacts from its timberland operations in the U.S. South. According to...

18:00
Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY) employees are used to literally getting their hands dirty while giving back to the community. More than 100 employees have physically planted trees over the last six years in rural communities impacted by...

17:07
Cerro de Pasco Resources Inc. ("CDPR" or the "Company") announces a correction to its press release titled "Cerro de Pasco Resource to Acquire Trevali's Santander Mine" (the "Initial Press Release") disseminated on November 8, 2021 at 7:01 a.m....

12:30
Today at the 17th Grand Challenges Annual Meeting, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced an initial commitment of $50 million to support science and innovation in low- and middle-income countries. The Grand Challenges Global Call to Action is...

12:09
The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Joyce Murray, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, the Minister of...

12:06
Watr Foundation, in partnership with Algorand, today announced the launch of the Watr Ecosystem: a next-generation, KYC-AML-screened Layer 1 open blockchain ecosystem with verified identities that will bring decentralized finance (DeFi) technology to...

11:00
J.P. Morgan Asset Management today released its 2022 Long-Term Capital Market Assumptions (LTCMAs), providing a 10-15-year outlook for risks and returns as the economic scars of the pandemic quickly fade, but policy impacts persist....

09:48
TerraVest Industries Inc., ("TerraVest" or the "Company") announces today that it has acquired an additional 6,202,740 shares in Green Energy Services ("GES"). With this acquisition Terravest now owns 66.8% of the outstanding shares of GES. "Green...

09:00
November 8, 2021 ? As the pandemic continues to have a chilling effect on young adults' employment outlook, Saint Paul-based nonprofit Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa (CCMI) is seeking 18-25-year-olds to fill 214 year-long AmeriCorps positions...

09:00
Altus Power, Inc., a leading clean electrification company, and Link Logistics, operator of the largest portfolio of high-quality logistics real estate assets located exclusively in the U.S., today announced plans to build and operate a portfolio of...

08:47
As the international business community analyzes the developments at the Glasgow UN Climate Change Conference, Titan America LLC reports a milestone in low carbon cement manufacturing.  Titan America's low carbon Portland Limestone Cement production...

08:00
Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services, has announced its global sustainability vision to reach net zero...

06:04
ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC), a leading data centre service provider headquartered in Singapore, today published its inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report, providing a comprehensive overview of the Group's...

03:26
As the first company in the world to do so, Diös is updating its green financing framework to conform to the current EU taxonomy for sustainable activities and the European Green Bond Standard proposed by the European Commission. Real estate assets...


5 november 2021

16:30
American Electric Power plans to invest in its regulated businesses and renewable generation as it continues to transform and build a cleaner, more modern energy system. The company announced its 2022 operating earnings (earnings excluding special...

15:00
The Ministère de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MELCC) has announced that, for the third consecutive compliance period, 100% of the emitters concerned surrendered the emission allowances needed to cover their...

12:05
A powerful comeback after three years. In the afternoon of November 4, it was announced at the press conference of the Information Office of Guangzhou Municipal People's Government that the 2021 Global Mayors' Forum, the 13th World Congress of the...

11:01
Southern Company executives are participating in the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties in Glasgow, Scotland. Southern...

10:38
Yesterday evening, in a ceremony held at Canada's Centre for Geography and Exploration, headquarters of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Chief Perry Bellegarde was announced as the new Honorary President of the Society....

10:30
The Fonds de solidarité FTQ (the "Fonds") and EDC are continuing the partnership formed in fall 2020 to support businesses during the pandemic. The two organizations have invested in ABIPA International, the new group formed by Abipa Canada and the...

10:15
The Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) today announced the admission of Universities Space Research Association (USRA) as an Observer Non-Governmental Organization (NGO). The decision...

08:06
Validus Power Corp. (VPC) is pleased to announce further expansion in Northern Ontario at a new site in Kapuskasing following the recent ground-breaking of the North Bay power plant and data centre.  This project includes the construction and...

04:00
Swiss sports brand On today announces a move away from petroleum-based resources by creating a new foam material called CleanCloudtm, made using carbon emissions as a raw material. On is the first company in the footwear industry to explore carbon...


4 november 2021

16:23
A white paper released today by two prominent energy policy experts finds that governance issues confronting regional transmission organizations could impede the market reform needed for the ongoing transformation of the nation's power system. The...

16:15
Nelnet Renewable Energy today announced Northern Rivers Family of Services ("Northern Rivers") as a partner and anchor tenant for community solar in upstate New York. As a community solar subscriber, Northern Rivers supports production of clean,...

16:02
Longbow Capital, a Calgary based private equity investment manager with a 24 year track record and approximately $680 million of assets under management announces the initial closing of the Longbow Energy Transition Fund (the "Fund") with $114...

16:01
BC Partners, a leading international investment firm, has today announced its plans to join the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF), a global collaboration between financial institutions to develop a global, standardized methodology...

14:23
Southern California-based global lifestyle brand UGG® (a division of Deckers Brands [NYSE: DECK]) launches UGGrenew, a refurbishment program and announces measurable progress in its commitment to do good for the planet, make good products, and be...

13:48
Today in Glasgow at COP26, Canada, Mexico and the United States, as part of trilateral work under the Environmental Cooperation Agreement, are launching a North American initiative to support isolated, remote and Indigenous communities transition to...

13:30
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas), local officials, and business representatives today celebrated the opening of a new fueling station located in Menifee, California. The new fueling station will exclusively offer renewable natural gas (RNG), a...

11:23
The American Waterways Operators (AWO) has released a set of environmental stewardship best practices for the tugboat, towboat, and barge industry. The best practices are intended to inform, support and guide vessel operators' continuous improvement...

09:45
Darling Ingredients Inc. has been selected for Investor's Business Daily's (IBD) 100 Best ESG Companies of 2021. IBD compiled this list based on strong stock price, company growth, and robust documented environmental, social and governance programs....

09:17
At the 26th Conference of the Parties (COP26) on climate change, the Port of Antwerp and the Port of Montreal have signed a cooperation agreement to support the creation of the first green shipping corridor in the North Atlantic....

09:00
Deloitte Risk Advisory B.V. today announced that it has partnered with leading ESG software provider, Datamaran, to enhance its Sustainability External Assurance process using patented technology. ...

09:00
SAE International (SAE) and the International Aviation Waste Management Association (IAWMA) are pleased to announce the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to cooperate in the development of standards for products, processes, and services...

09:00
Deckers Brands , a global leader in ­­­designing, marketing, and distributing innovative footwear, apparel and accessories, today announced it has set science-based targets to establish a path to reduce its emissions and released its Fiscal Year 2021...

09:00
Wise Systems, the leading AI-driven dispatch and routing platform provider powering last-mile delivery and service operations worldwide, today shared findings from its recent survey, Sustainability and Last-Mile Delivery. Survey respondents ?...

08:30
Runwise, one of the leading building control companies, has announced that it has acquired BGS Water Watch. BGS Water Watch is a well established online control and water monitoring company with hundreds of client buildings in New York City. Runwise...

08:05
Chipotle Mexican Grill today announced it has set science-based targets with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce absolute Scope 1, 2 and 3 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 50% by 2030 from a 2019 base year. The approved targets...

07:00
Media representatives at COP26 are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, will announce new Canadian and international members to the Powering Past Coal Alliance (PPCA).    Event:           ...

07:00
The Timken Company , a global industrial leader in engineered bearings and power transmission products, today announced a $75,000 donation through The Timken Company Charitable and Educational Fund to support UNICEF's equitable vaccine distribution...

06:47
The Resilient Cities Network (R-Cities), an independent city-led global non-profit organisation that promotes urban resilience, today announced the Resilient Infrastructure Diversity and Equity (RIDE) Scorecard. The tool provides a framework for...

00:00
At a ribbon cutting ceremony, Engineering Services and Products Co. (ESAPCO) is officially unveiling the solar energy system that will power a large portion of its operation in Dyersville, Iowa. Iowa Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg will give a speech...


3 november 2021

21:13
LG Energy Solution, the world's leading battery manufacturer, said Thursday that it has joined the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) to boost its ESG involvement, becoming...

17:12
Media representatives at COP26 are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, will announce new Canadian and international members to the Powering Past Coal Alliance (PPCA).    Event:           ...

17:03
Sun Life Financial Inc. today announced its goal to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050 for both its investments and operations with interim targets to be announced in 2022....

16:30
Ally Financial Inc. today announced it has achieved carbon neutrality for 2020 Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions. Ally's sustainability office, officially launched earlier this year, will oversee efforts related to climate change risk management across...