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Fashion Industry’s Role at COP27 in Driving Collective Action To Deliver on Decarbonization Targets

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SAN FRANCISCO, AMSTERDAM, and HONG KONG, November 28, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The recently concluded annual UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) brought delegates from all over the world to discuss the progress the world has made in the fight against climate change and the impact business is having on people and planet. As discussions progressed, it was clear the world has not made as much progress as needed to tackle the climate crisis.

Technology Collaborations and Innovations to Accelerate Climate Progress

By: Justin Murrill, Director, Corporate Responsibility at AMD
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The annual United Nations Climate Change report - coinciding with the 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Egypt - concludes that while countries are bending the curve of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions downward, acce

Mastercard Supports the President's Emergency Plan for Adaptation and Resilience

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Mastercard is responding to President Biden’s “Call to Action” to the private sector to address climate adaptation challenges and support the President’s Emergency Plan for Adaptation and Resilience (PREPARE).

The Sponsors of Mass Save® Announce Inaugural Group of Climate Leaders, 19 Winners Recognized for Outstanding Efforts to Creating a Greener Future

All recipients have utilized Mass Save programs and incentives to collectively save tens of millions of kWh in the last five to ten years
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This distinguished recognition honors 19 recipients across Massachusetts for their ongoing efforts to curb energy use and lead the Commonwealth to a net zero future.

Each winner has demonstrated a long-term commitment to the planet by leveraging the incentives and rebates offered by the Sponsors of Mass Save to reduce their organization’s carbon footprint, curb greenhouse gas emissions, and increase energy efficiency.

Complete list of 2022 Mass Save Climate Leaders:

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WEC Gold Medal Winner AB InBev Host Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Value Chains Event

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November 14, 2022 /3BL Media/ - World Environment Center (WEC) and AB InBev will host the WEC Gold Medal Symposium on Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Value Chains on Thursday, November 17th in New York City.

IOC Launches Climate Action Awards

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is looking to recognise National Olympic Committees (NOCs), International Federations (IFs) and Olympians and Paralympians for impactful projects to address climate change, by launching the Climate Action Awards.
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An initiative supported by Worldwide Olympic and Paralympic Partners (TOPs) Airbnb, P&G and Deloitte, the Awards are aimed at supporting NOCs, IFs and athletes in their efforts to manage their carbon emissions and understand their impact on the environment.

IBM CEO Arvind Krishna on COP27 and Helping Clients Achieve Sustainability Goals

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IBM Chairman and CEO Arvind Krishna recently sat down with Forbes Middle East to discuss, among other topics, how the company is helping clients advance their sustainability agendas.

Corporate Executives Call for Action-Based Approach at COP27

Companies are increasingly partnering to back startups pitching climate solutions
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By Dieter Holger and Rochelle Toplensky

At the UN climate meeting in Egypt, business executives are calling for specific efforts to tackle climate change and requesting clearer policies from governments to support such initiatives. Sheri Hinish, Global Leader for Sustainability Services, Alliances and Strategy at IBM Consulting, said, “I expect at COP27 we will see business leaders not willing to wait to drive progress and looking at many avenues to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.”

Turning Climate Conversations Into Climate Action

Trane Technologies shares its strategy for reducing Scope 3 product-related emissions to help others to accelerate their climate action.
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In the face of unprecedented climate change, more and more people, corporations, NGOs and policy makers are sensing the urgent need to decarbonize.

Read more from Scott Tew, vice president, sustainability and managing director, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability (CEES) at Trane Technologies about how we've been talking about—and making strides toward—reducing our impact on the built environment and cold chain for more than a decade.

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In the face of unprecedented climate change, more and more people, corporations, NGOs and policy makers are sensing the urgent need to decarbonize.

Read more from Scott Tew, vice president, sustainability and managing director, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability (CEES) at Trane Technologies about how we've been talking about—and making strides toward—reducing our impact on the built environment and cold chain for more than a decade.

SAC and Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action Open Public Consultation on Guidance for Accurate and Consistent Scope Three Measurement

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In partnership with the UN Climate Change-convened Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action (Fashion Charter), the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) has led the development of new guidance to help apparel and footwear companies more efficiently and consistently measure their purchased goods and services (PG&S) emissions.

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