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Big business is ready for the Climate Decade

1 month ago   |   By Climate Group

We are now officially in 2020 - the beginning of the Climate Decade, when we must halve global emissions by 2030, to be in with a fighting chance of limiting global heating to 1.5°C.
With over 200 multinationals now committed to our ambitious initiatives on renewables , electric vehicles and smart, efficient energy , our members and partners are taking bold steps to make the Paris Agreement a reality.
Here are ten of them, spanning a variety of sectors - from technology to cement - and geographies as they tell us what they are doing to address the climate challenge in the next critical...
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