Tag Archive for 'Carbon Disclosure Project'

Many major UK businesses not prepared for climate change

March 29th, 2012 by DEFRA

Less than half of major UK companies have plans in place to protect them from climate change even though over 80% of businesses say climate change is a substantial risk to them, new research commissioned by Defra has found. Environment Minister Lord Taylor has today called on investors and shareholders to keep the pressure on […]

PwC report finds strong correlation between financial performance and climate change disclosure and performance

September 16th, 2011 by PwC

The Annual report of world’s biggest 500 companies reveals a strong correlation between higher financial performance and good climate change disclosure and performance. The Carbon Disclosure Project annual Global 500 report produced by PwC and released on 14 September 2011, examines the carbon reduction activities of the world’s largest public companies.