Making meaningful, measurable progress is a monumental task. For the sake of the planet and future generations, it is vital that global businesses, and the professionals who run them, step up in the fight against climate change and take urgent action.
At the recent G7 Summit, world leaders doubled down on their climate pledges, focusing on the opportunity for a just energy transition that will likely create clean energy jobs around the world. Among other things, they committed to reach net-zero carbon emissions
by 2050, halve their collective emissions by 2030, and protect at least 30% of land and oceans by 2030.
The business community must match the ambition of world governments by cutting emissions across their own operations.
Hundreds of companies have now taken the first step in doing so: committing to 100% renewable energy
. The tech sector in particular has been leading this shift, with a number of companies already reaching