WGL, an energy business that provides natural gas, electricity, green power, carbon reduction and energy services, is one of many companies that have been chasing ambitious sustainability goals. One such goal? To reduce the carbon footprint of its fleet and facilities by 70%, by 2020. WGL’s manager of sustainability … Read more »
The Climate Group launched a new initiative this week called Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Challenge that unites the global purchasing power of businesses, cities, states, regions, and NGOs for electric and other non-fossil-fuel vehicles. Multinationals including Unilever, LeasePlan, and Metro AG have already accepted the challenge.
Cargill announced a commitment to cut carbon emissions from its transportation business by 15% by 2020. The company’s pledge was revealed in its first corporate responsibility report that focused specifically on its transportation business. Cargill has also announced its plans to reduce gross greenhouse gas emissions by 10% by 2020 across its global operations.