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Big business is ready for the Climate Decade

Posted On: 17 Jan 2020   |   Posted By: Climate Group

Big business is ready for the Climate Decade

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 decade.
Alan Jope, CEO of Unilever
“This decade - and our collective response to the climate crisis - is make or break. Businesses have a huge responsibility to take the right action. And if that action isn't daunting, then it isn't ambitious enough. It won't be easy, but it's the right thing to do.
"We've set bold commitments and made good progress within Unilever : 100% of our grid electricity...

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