Tag Archives: Climate

NASA, NOAA to Announce 2020 Global Temperatures, Climate Conditions

Climate researchers from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will release their annual assessment of global temperatures and discuss the major climate trends of 2020 during a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 14. The briefing will take place at the 101st American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, which is virtual this year. The teleconference participants

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Kering discloses first results of the use phase and end of life environmental impacts of its products

Kering has committed to extend the scope of the EP&L to cover the impacts occurring during the use of its products and at their disposal, encompassing the full life cycle of “cradle to grave”. A pilot study was launched in 2015 focusing on the UK market and, following the publication of a white paper on the topic in October 2019,

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LVMH Climate Week: Can the Fashion Industry Ever be Sustainable?

The LVMH Group is holding an exceptional online event for all its employees worldwide from December 8-11: LVMH Climate Week. Reflecting the importance of addressing the climate emergency in design, the final Hot Topic round table brought together the largest panel of fashion designers ever assembled to address the issue of sustainability in the fashion industry. What is the place

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LVMH Climate Week: Carbon offsetting: real change or greenwashing?

The LVMH Group is holding an exceptional online event for all its employees worldwide from December 8-11: LVMH Climate Week. On Thursday, December 10, the second Hot Topic round table on the climate emergency posed the question: Carbon offsetting: real change or greenwashing? Five experts shared their views regarding this novel approach to achieving carbon neutrality, considering whether it can

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Amazon Becomes World’s Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy, Advancing its Climate Pledge Commitment to be Net-zero Carbon by 2040

The addition of 26 new utility-scale wind and solar projects in Australia, France, Germany, Italy, South Africa, Sweden, the UK, and the U.S. bring Amazon’s total number of renewable energy projects to 127 Company’s total renewable energy investments to date will supply 6.5 GW of electricity production capacity — enough to power 1.7 million U.S. homes for one year (BUSINESS

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LVMH Climate Week: preserving biodiversity to mitigate climate change

Watch the replay of the LVMH Climate Week opening ceremony! The LVMH Group is holding an exceptional online event for all its employees worldwide from December 8-11: LVMH Climate Week. The agenda includes a series of 12 focus sessions, three of which are dedicated to the climate emergency. Discussions around the first hot topic, “Can preserving biodiversity help us mitigate

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Ahead of the 5th anniversary of the Paris Agreement, LVMH mobilizes all employees for rollout of new environmental strategy

Five years after the signature of the Paris Agreement, the LVMH Group is holding LVMH Climate Week. The week-long online event invites the Group’s 160,000 employees to share the priorities of the new LIFE 360 (LVMH Initiatives For the Environment) program, setting an ambitious environmental roadmap for the coming 3, 6 and 10 years. The event encourages all LVMH teams

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Unilever, Microsoft, Brooks, Neste, and ITV Are Among 13 More Companies to Join The Climate Pledge

Thirty-one companies have now joined The Climate Pledge, a commitment co-founded by Amazon and Global Optimism to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement 10 years early New signatories – Atos, Brooks, Canary Wharf Group, Coca-Cola European Partners, ERM, Groupe SEB France, Harbour Air, ITV, Microsoft, Neste, Rubicon, Unilever, and Vaude – are taking real, science-based, high-impact actions to tackle

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Climate Change and Climate Goals: The Paris Agreement Today

This month, as we near the fifth anniversary of the adoption of the Paris Agreement—the international pledge to keep a global temperature rise this century well below 2° Celsius above pre-industrial levels—the Museum, together with Mothers of Invention and Pathway to Paris, present a special discussion moderated by Mary Robinson, former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and host of

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Uber, Rivian, JetBlue, Cabify, and Boom Supersonic join The Climate Pledge

Transportation companies are taking immediate action to reduce their carbon emissions and meet the Paris Agreement 10 years early. Creating more sustainable transportation methods is one of the most important, challenging, yet achievable ways to tackle climate change. From electric vehicles (EVs) to sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), we’ve just scratched the surface of how we can use new technologies to reduce carbon emissions. The

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