corporate climate change risk disclosure News

  • The Rise of Corporate Water Disclosure

    As the year draws to a close, we reflect on our support of companies’ corporate disclosure and reporting initiatives. In 2014, water issues were top of mind, with a noticeable increase in water-related disclosures and stakeholder expectations. So we asked – what is occurring within the water space that has been a “game changer” over the past year or so? The ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • Environmental groups push the SEC for full corporate climate risk disclosure

    A broad coalition of investors and major environmental groups have repeated their call to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to address the obligations of publicly-traded companies to assess and fully disclose the material economic opportunities and risks from climate change. The 20 signatories to the letter include leading US and European institutional investors such as CalPERS, ...


    By Ceres

  • Johnson Controls Recognized by Carbon Disclosure Project for Climate Change Disclosure

    Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), a global diversified company in the building and automotive industries, has been recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for its approach to the disclosure of climate change information. For the third year, Johnson Controls is featured in CDP's "Carbon ...


    By Johnson Controls, Inc.

  • Johnson Controls` Practices Of Climate Change Disclosure Recognized By Carbon Disclosure Project

    Johnson Controls, a global diversified company in the building and automotive industries, has been recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for its approach to the disclosure of climate change information. For the fourth year, Johnson Controls is featured in CDP's "Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index." This ...


    By Johnson Controls, Inc.

  • Sigma-Aldrich® Recognized By Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for Climate Change Disclosure

    Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL) was recently recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), an independent not-for-profit organization working to drive greenhouse gas emissions reduction and sustainable water use worldwide, for its innovative approach to the disclosure of climate change information. ...


    By Sigma-Aldrich Co., LLC

  • CN recognized by CDP for climate change disclosure

    CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) has been commended by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 551 institutional investors with US$71 trillion in assets under management, for its approach to the disclosure of climate change information. For the third consecutive year, CN is featured in CDP's "Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index." This ...


    By Carbon Disclosure Project

  • Wipro Recognized by CDP for Climate Change Disclosure

    Wipro Ltd has been commended by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 655 institutional investors with $78 trillion in assets, for its approach to the disclosure of climate change information. Wipro is the only company from India featured in CDP’s “Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index” for 2012. With a Score of 95 on 100, Wipro is one of ...


    By Wipro Ltd.

  • Major investors call for SEC to require disclosure of companies’ climate risks and opportunities

    It’s impossible for investors to adequately assess the risk to their investment money if companies don’t tell them how much climate change and its impacts might affect their financial performance. That’s the simple truth behind a supplemental petition submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission today by a broad coalition of 20 institutional investors. The petition asks the SEC to provide ...


    By Ceres

  • Measuring the investment risks of climate change

    New Carbon Strategy Indices for Australia, Europe and Japan have been launched by global index provider the FTSE Group, in partnership with the Carbon Disclosure Project and ENDS Carbon. The indices are designed to help investors reduce the long-term investment risks associated with climate change and related regulation in these markets. David Harris, ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Canadian corporate disclosure improving - But more needed

    Canada's largest public companies are improving transparency on climate change issues, but must improve their performance in acting to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions, according to a report published by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The 2012 Canada 200 study ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Carbon Disclosure Project Salutes Entergy`s Approach to Climate Change

    The Carbon Disclosure Project has named Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) to the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index for the company's approach to disclosure of climate change information. It marks the seventh time in eight years Entergy has been included on the CDLI for its carbon disclosure practices. "We strongly believe people want to do the right thing.  The first step is getting to the ...


    By Entergy

  • Marsh & McLennan Companies Recognized by Carbon Disclosure Project for Leadership in Climate Change Disclosure

    Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE: MMC), a global professional services firm providing advice in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital, today announced that it has been included in the Carbon Disclosure Project’s 2011 Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index. The Company was recognized for its disclosure of climate change information and actions ...


    By Carbon Disclosure Project

  • Ecolab Recognized by Carbon Disclosure Project for Climate Change Initiatives

    Ecolab Inc. has been named to the 2011 Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Performance Leadership Index, which recognizes companies for their efforts to mitigate climate change. One of 11 companies named to the index, Ecolab received a “Band A” rating for having a fully integrated climate change strategy that drives significant maturity in climate change ...


    By Ecolab (ECL)

  • Corporate water disclosure guidelines launched by UN

    "Water should be more highly valued to reflect its worth and reduce its waste." Those words by Paul Bulcke, chief executive officer at Nestle SA (NESN), the world's biggest food company, at a World Water Week seminar in Stockholm this week, reflect growing corporate awareness of the importance of water to business survival. "If something isn't given a value, people tend to waste it," Bulcke said ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • CN recognized by Carbon Disclosure Project for climate change disclosure, named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

    CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) has been commended by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for its approach to the disclosure of climate change information. The CDP represents 655 institutional investors with US$78 trillion in assets under management. For the fourth consecutive year, CN is featured in CDP's "CarbonDisclosure Leadership Index." This index, a key component of CDP's annual Canada200 ...


    By Carbon Disclosure Project

  • U.S. agency pushes corporations to disclose climate risks

    The U.S. agency responsible for regulating stock exchanges and securities markets issued new guidance on Wednesday to clarify what climate-related information publicly traded companies must disclose. The guidance, while not a new legal requirement, may result in corporations more consistently disclosing greenhouse gas emission inventories and climate risk analyses.  The U.S. Securities and ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Corporations with climate change strategies perform better

    For the first time in its ten year history, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Global 500 survey report reveals the majority of the world's largest public corporations have climate change actions embedded as part of their business strategies. The survey also finds that companies with a strategic focus on climate change provided investors with approximately double the average total return on ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Investors increasingly concerned with climate change risks

    Would a BP style disaster happen to a company you invest in? That's a question increasingly asked by Canadian investors. A range of  proposals and resolutions has been filed in the past two years by shareholders to management of Canadian companies in various industries. What do shareholders want? How does management ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • New Web Tool Provides Easy Access to SEC Climate Change Disclosure from 3,000 Public Companies

    Ceres and CookESG Research today launched a free, easy to use web tool for accessing climate change-related disclosures in company filings with the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission, which issued formal climate disclosure guidance in 2010. Available at www.ceres.org/secsearchtool, the tool allows users to filter and customize company 10-K filing ...


    By Ceres

  • Carbon Disclosure Project and Accenture Release 2011 Canada 200 Report: Many Companies Now Integrate Climate Change into Strategy

    Many major Canadian corporations are integrating climate change into their business strategies even though there is no regulatory requirement to do so, according to new findings published today by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) and Accenture. The 2011 Canada 200 study shows seventy-five percent of responding companies are already integrating climate change into ...


    By Carbon Disclosure Project

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