According to the scientists behind the study, industrial mining also had widespread indirect impacts on deforestation.
Lloyds updated its climate policy to make the change, which bars project financing or reserve-based lending to greenfield oil and gas projects, although the policy would still mean it could provide general lending to companies in the industry.
A group of Swedish public pension funds, Danish AkademikerPension and the Church of England Pensions Board filed the suit at a German court seeking to make VW include an item about their lobbying activities to the agenda of its shareholder meeting.
Canada’s biggest corporations are making record high profits and paying income tax at record low rates. This potent combination deprived the public of more than $30 billion in tax revenue in 2021.
A House congressional committee said internal documents from Exxon Mobil Corp., Chevron Corp., Shell Plc and BP Plc reveal that their public promises to fight climate change amount to greenwashing.
ConocoPhillips has made clear that the Willow Project is designed for expansion and that it will pave the way for the “next great Alaska hub” for fossil fuel development.
The suit, which was filed Friday as a 66-page complaint in the Northern District of California, alleges the tech giant’s “worldwide surveillance machine” has amassed detailed dossiers on some five billion people, accusing the company and its adtech and advertising subsidiaries of violating the...
According to a new analysis by the Center for American Progress, a preeminent liberal think tank, ConocoPhillips's Willow project would produce up to 287 million metric tons of carbon dioxide over the next 30 years. That's equivalent to the annual emissions of 76 coal-fired...
The United States' Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) took effect last month to cut U.S. imports of products from Xinjiang, where Washington accuses China of committing genocide against ethnic Uyghurs and other Muslims, and herding them into camps.
[auto_translate_button] Elizabeth Yeampierre was born and raised in “environmental justice communities,” or communities that experience disproportionate environmental harms and risks. The California Environmental Justice Alliance defines those communities as “neighborhoods surrounded by freeways and industrial facilities, small towns without clean drinking water or sidewalks...
More than one hundred million items of used clothing drop from circulation and go to waste each year in Ghana’s capital alone.
Myanmar’s military illegally seized power on 1 February 2021. Since then, garment workers – mostly women – have been on the front line of the country’s Civil Disobedience Movement, risking their lives and livelihoods to demand an end to the dictatorship and to restore...
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency on Thursday ordered the nation's second-largest bank to pay $125 million and compensate those hurt by unfair and deceptive practices related to a prepaid card program.
Freshfields’ corporate governance team reviewed trends and developments for this year’s proxy season.
Morningstar found that of the 13 European asset managers it analysed, nine of them had a ‘High’ or ‘Very High’ E&S focus, meaning they tended to include specific and detailed policies on several aspects of climate policy.