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News and announcements

CDP welcomes the new Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy
22 June 2016: Michael Bloomberg today announced an alliance between the EU-based Covenant of Mayors and the UN-backed Compact of Mayors to create the world’s largest coalition of cities committed to fighting climate change.
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Future in the mix for cement companies with some facing entire earnings at risk
New report reveals pivotal post-Paris Agreement moment as corporate emissions reduction strategies need urgent review.
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Global purchasers harness US$2.7 trillion spending power to drive low-carbon transition
A record number of the world’s largest purchasers in the private and public sectors, representing a combined annual spend of more than US$2.7 trillion, are using their purchasing power to achieve sustainable supply chains and manage costly environmental risks.
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Tackling global water risks with corporate action
The link between water and climate change has come under the spotlight this year: new research predicts that changes in available water resources could lead to a reduction in the electricity production capacity of over 60% of power plants.
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Five reasons business is setting science-based targets
We interviewed sustainability professionals at leading companies that have had their science-based emissions reduction targets approved. The resulting case studies of Dell, Kellogg’s, Pfizer, PostNord and Sony reveal lots of common themes, in spite of the businesses’ different activities and emission profiles.
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One world, ready or not
Globalization has enabled the rise of business, growing our economies and with it, the levels of greenhouse gases in our atmosphere. Our executive chairman argues why it also has a silver lining – bringing the world closer together on tackling climate change.
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How the US Navy is fighting climate change
When you think of stuff like carbon footprint or alternative energy, the United States Navy is probably not the first group you think of. We’re a warfighting organization. We run huge ships, lots of aircraft.
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