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Horizon

Judge orders Shell to reduce CO2 emissions by 45% within 10 years

A court in the Hague has ruled that Royal Dutch Shell must accelerate its carbon reduction efforts, in a landmark ruling which...

People Power

Building back better: what does Green election success tell us?

Is the rise of the Green Party a sign that in 2021, people want more than just business as usual.

COP26

Where are we on the Environmental Bill with 6 months until COP26?

Our climate reform is a ticking clock, and we still don’t have an Environment Bill to support change, 3 years from its...

People Power

Behaviour change fundamental to reaching net zero targets, report shows

The UK’s net zero target is at risk without a substantial and sustainable change in corporate and public behaviour, a new report...

People Power

New net zero framework applied by major investors across £8 trillion portfolios

Some of the world’s biggest investors have become the first to apply a new framework aimed at maximising their contribution to tackling...

People Power

Cleaning up their act: what’s behind the move towards divestment?

It seems that a sense of urgency about climate change is driving a trend for large investors to divest themselves of “grubby”...

People Power

Has Trump’s legacy harmed the Paris Agreement, and net zero for good?

So has Trump done lasting damage; is the US now on the back foot? What challenges does Biden face to bring a...

Horizon

Corporate leaders commit to putting planet first by signing Prince Charles’ Terra Carta

Prince Charles is calling on corporate leaders around the world to sign a new “earth charter” which puts sustainability at the heart...

Economy & Finance

Climate risk reporting: why businesses should prepare for more investor scrutiny

Climate risk disclosure, signals suggest, is of key importance for big business. But overall performance may not yet be up to par.