Measuring the climate impact of companies with the carbon footprint – POLITICO

Taking effective and climate-beneficial action is a key ambition for businesses around the world. In a complex and ever-changing economic environment, however, it is unclear how companies large and small can do this in practice – and in tandem with others in national and global markets. Terms such as “greenwashing” are increasingly used as organizations … Read more

Jeff Bezos says for the first time he will donate most of his money to charity

Washington CNN Business — Amazon founder Jeff Bezos plans to donate the majority of his $124 billion net worth over his lifetime, telling CNN in an exclusive interview that he will dedicate most of his wealth to the fight against climate change and supporting people who can unite humanity in the face of deep social … Read more

Lack of political will means companies must lead by example on climate change

Yvon Chouinard and his family donated the property of the outdoor goods business to a trust, … [+] promising that the profits will be dedicated to the fight against climate change. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images) Getty Images All the political dithering over who – if anyone – would represent the UK at the … Read more