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A Global Crackdown on ESG Greenwash

A Global Crackdown on ESG Greenwash

23 juin 2022

The meteoric global rise of ESG investing is increasingly being met with an equally ambitious regulatory disclosure regime, and, targeting greenwashing, policymakers are beginning to bare their teeth. In the latest salvo, on 25 May the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) voted 3:1 to approve two proposals enhancing scrutiny of ESG funds and advisers’ […]

23 juin 2022
HPE accelerates climate goals from 2050 to 2040

HPE accelerates climate goals from 2050 to 2040

23 juin 2022

HPE has accelerated its net-zero climate target by ten years, from 2050 to 2040. The announcement comes from the company’s latest Living Progress Report for Fiscal Year 2021, released this week. According to the progress report, all goals are consistent with the 1.5℃ pathway and have been approved by the Science-Based Target initiative. In order […]

23 juin 2022
UMC’s Climate Goals Validated by Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi)

UMC’s Climate Goals Validated by Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi)

23 juin 2022

HSINCHU, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) (“UMC”) announced today that the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has approved its emissions reduction targets, making the Company the first semiconductor foundry globally to obtain SBTi validation of climate goals. This marks a critical step in UMC’s roadmap to achieve net zero emissions by 2050. […]

23 juin 2022
Ch. 11 Cheat Sheet: Gold Standard Baking

Ch. 11 Cheat Sheet: Gold Standard Baking

23 juin 2022

By Vince Sullivan (June 22, 2022, 7:41 PM EDT) — One of the nation’s largest industrial bakers, Chicago-based Gold Standard Baking LLC, hit Chapter 11 in Delaware with $140 million in long-term debt and intention to sell its business to secured lenders. (iStock.com/ziche77) The company, which produces 65 million pounds of croissants a year, […]

23 juin 2022
HPE Releases Living Progress Report, Accelerates Net-Zero Climate Target

HPE Releases Living Progress Report, Accelerates Net-Zero Climate Target

22 juin 2022

HOUSTON, June 22, 2022 — Hewlett Packard Enterprise has unveiled its annual Living Progress Report for fiscal year 2021, demonstrating the company’s ongoing commitment to creating a more equitable and sustainable world by accelerating targets for net-zero emissions, developing technology solutions that drive a low-carbon economy, investing in a diverse and inclusive workforce and operating […]

22 juin 2022
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