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CLP’s Veltoor Plant in India Gains World’s First Solar Project Certification from DNV GL

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CLP Holdings Limited is pleased to announce Veltoor Solar Farm in India has received from DNV GL, a global quality assurance and risk management company, the world’s first project certificate for photovoltaic (PV) power plants in a recognition of its high standards for safety and technical compliance.

Companies Should Report Possible Climate Costs, Say Global Executives

The information should routinely appear in financial statements, according to recommendations to be presented to G-20 leaders
Article

Originally posted on Wall Street Journal.

LONDON—Companies should publish an assessment of the losses they could suffer through climate change as part of their routine financial statements, according to a panel of financial and business executives chaired by Michael Bloomberg.

Carney-Backed Report Urges Companies to Disclose Climate Change Effects

BoE governor and media billionaire behind proposals to better inform investors and lenders
Article

Originally posted in the Financial Times.

A task force led by Michael Bloomberg and backed by Mark Carney has urged companies to disclose to investors the impact of climate change on their businesses.

The governor of the Bank of England and the billionaire media owner are behind a new set of recommendations designed to give investors, lenders and insurers a better idea about how climate change will affect individual businesses.

Swiss Re Adopts Climate-Related Financial Disclosure Recommendations

Article

Originally posted in Canadian Underwriter

Swiss Re announced on Wednesday that it will adopt the climate-related financial disclosure recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).

TCFD Reaction: 'Turning Point for Climate Disclosure'

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Originally posted on Environmental Finance.

The launch of TCFD's recommendations were today hailed as a landmark moment for investors campaigning to have climate considerations integrated into mainstream reporting.

Business Commitment to Sustainability Reaches Turning Point: UN Global Compact Report - The Minute

Multimedia with summary

The impact of the UN Global Compact on worldwide business has been substantial for the past fifteen years, but future progress depends on efforts to speed up, scale up, and strengthen sustainability initiatives. That’s the summary finding of a new report prepared by DNV GL for the UN Global Compact.

DNV GL Global Opportunity Report

www.globalopportunitynetwork.org
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In August 2014 Global Opportunity Network presents the five risks that insipred this year's opportunity panels.

CDP Reporting - Corporate Trends

By Sheryl Lawry, Senior Consultant, USA & Canada Sustainability DNV GL - Business Assurance
Blog

At this time of year decisions are being made about Corporate reporting and verification of Greenhouse Gas emissions and other metrics. So what trends are we seeing and how can verification add value?

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