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Author: Elsa Wenzel, GreenBiz
Among hundreds of corporations backing COP21 climate actions, few are trekking to Paris, instead backing blockbuster commitments or coalitions to represent them…Here are some of the bulkiest groups…Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is teaming up with...
- Related in-depth areas: Mitigation
- Related companies: ABB Abengoa Alcoa Alibaba.com Alphabet Alstom Amazon.com Anglo American Apple AT&T Bank of America Ben & Jerry's (part of Unilever) BG Group (part of Shell) BHP Billiton BP BT Calpine Clif Bar Coca-Cola Commerzbank Dow Chemical Eni Equinor (formerly Statoil) Facebook General Mills General Motors Glencore Goldman Sachs Google (part of Alphabet) H&M Hershey Honda HP (Hewlett-Packard) IKEA Intel JPMorgan Chase Kellogg KPN LafargeHolcim Levi Strauss Mars McDonald's Microsoft Monsanto (part of Bayer) Morgan Stanley National Grid Nestlé Pemex PepsiCo PG&E Reed Elsevier Group Reliance Industries Repsol Rio Tinto Royal Philips Electronics Salesforce.com Saudi Aramco Schneider Electric Shell Siemens Starbucks Stonyfield Farm Suez Swiss Re Total Unilever UPS Virgin Group Wells Fargo Xerox
With the Paris Conference of Parties (COP) about to take place and the world trying to come to an agreement on how to cap our carbon emissions, the campaign to phase out coal -- the single largest source of carbon dioxide emissions worldwide -- has...
USA: Corporate Equality Index scores show improvement of measures taken by companies for LGBT workers
Latin America: Analyst links decline in commodities’ prices with opportunity for local communities affected by mining
Author: Raúl Zibechi (Translated by Paige Patchin)
"Mining in Decline: An Opportunity for the Peoples"...
- Related companies: Anglo American Antofagasta BHP Billiton Codelco Compañia de Minas Buenaventura Drummond Glencore Goldman Sachs Las Bambas (part of MMG) Minera Yanacocha (joint venture Newmont, Sumitomo & Compañía de Minas Buenaventura) Minerals and Metals Group (MMG) (part of China Minmetals) Newmont Goldcorp
Author: James Thornton, ClientEarth, on Guardian (UK)
“Why we'll sue CEOs who ignore climate change”, 8 Oct 2015...
Author: Ken Sweet, AAP (Australia)
"Major companies push for LGBT rights", 5 Oct 2015 A dozen corporations, including Google Inc, Microsoft Corp, and Coca-Cola Co, are joining a new coalition to push for LGBT rights in the workplace in places beyond the US and Western Europe. The orga...