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IFC, Santander Bank Polska launch initiative to boost climate finance, support green transition in Poland
06-04-2022 | 15:37:00
A path-breaking transaction launched by IFC and Santander Bank Polska (SPL), will help increase access to climate finance in Poland, while boosting market resilience and stimulating the country's recovery.


Jackery solar generator solutions expands European market to Spain, France, Italy
05-04-2022 | 16:07:00
Jackery, the global leader in providing portable power station and solar panels, announced its European market expansion into three brand new countries; Spain, France and Italy.


Repsol and Ørsted partner to explore joint development of floating offshore wind projects in Spain
05-04-2022 | 15:54:00
Repsol and Ørsted have an ambition of jointly becoming a leading developer in Spanish offshore wind by combining their complementary strengths.


Volkswagen Group joins the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance
31-03-2022 | 09:10:30
IRMA is an alliance of non-governmental organisations, labor unions, affected communities, investors, mining companies and purchasers of raw materials.


Volkswagen Group and Salzgitter AG partner on supply of low-carbon steel from 2025
25-03-2022 | 07:55:27
The companies are announcing a Memorandum of Understanding under which Volkswagen will become one of the first customers for the low-CO2 steel that Salzgitter AG plans to produce on a new production route at its headquarters in Lower Saxony from the end of 2025.


Eni and Air Liquide to cooperate for the decarbonization of hard-to-abate industries in Europe
24-03-2022 | 07:37:29
Eni and Air Liquide have entered into a collaboration agreement aimed at assessing decarbonization solutions in the Mediterranean region of Europe, focused on hard-to-abate industrial sectors.


More Henkel sites achieve carbon-neutral production
17-03-2022 | 06:55:17
The company has already been exclusively using green electricity and biogas for the Düsseldorf production of liquid products and dishwasher tabs since July 2021.


Sony and Honda sign agreement on strategic alliance in mobility field
11-03-2022 | 07:52:58
Specifically, the two companies have signed a memorandum of understanding that outlines their intent to establish a joint venture, new company, through which they plan to engage in the joint development and sales of high value-added battery electric vehicles (EVs) and commercialize them in conjunction with providing mobility services.


Ford to make 50 per cent of its car sales electric by 2030
10-03-2022 | 07:43:52
Accordingly, the firm is ramping up investments in its EV production unit.


Deutsche Bank provides disclosure on financed CO2 emissions and updates on net zero target setting
09-03-2022 | 07:41:53
Deutsche Bank has disclosed for the first time data on its financed greenhouse gas emissions.


Unilever to publicly report the performance of its product portfolio in new benchmark for healthy nutrition
08-03-2022 | 08:28:02
Unilever will publish the assessment on an annual basis both globally and for 16 key strategic markets and will report its performance both by volume of product and by sales revenue. Its first report will be published by October 2022.


Carlsberg Group, the Carlsberg Foundation and the Tuborg Foundation donate DKK 75 million to relief efforts in Ukraine
04-03-2022 | 07:39:39
The DKK 75 million will be donated, amongst others, through the Danish branches of recognised international aid organisations.


Credit Suisse, Essity and Heineken sign up to WFA’s Planet Pledge
03-03-2022 | 07:46:45
The scheme now covers 25 multinationals, including Bayer, Danone, Diageo, Ikea, L’Oréal, Mastercard, Mondelez, PepsiCo, Pernod Ricard, Sanofi and Unilever representing an estimated $43bn in global ad spend.


Henkel details sustainability achievements in new report
03-03-2022 | 07:33:48
Henkel has published its 31st Sustainability Report, detailing its achievements and progress in 2021 while also outlining its new 2030+ Sustainability Ambition Framework.


Logitech scales use of recycled plastic in products
25-02-2022 | 08:24:54
Logitech’s Creativity and Productivity portfolio, the company’s largest product portfolio, uses PCR at scale with 65% of all mice and keyboard units now including PCR plastic, surpassing its 50% commitment made in 2020.


EU invests over €110m in LIFE projects for environment and climate in 11 EU countries
18-02-2022 | 10:59:00
The European Commission announced an investment of over €110 million into LIFE programme integrated projects for environmental and climate protection, selected after a call for proposals covering the year 2020.


Volvo Trucks leads the electric truck market in Europe
16-02-2022 | 08:18:00
New statistics show that Volvo Trucks was the market leader for heavy all-electric trucks in Europe 2021 with a market share of 42%. In 2021 the company took orders, including letters of intent to buy, for more than 1,100 electric trucks worldwide.


Boeing buys two million gallons of sustainable aviation fuel for its commercial operations
16-02-2022 | 07:04:18
The agreement is the largest announced SAF procurement by an airframer and further demonstrates Boeing’s commitment to decarbonizing aviation.


Carlsberg report reveals company on track to meet Together Towards Zero targets
08-02-2022 | 07:31:46
Carlsberg Group has released the Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Report 2021 that reveals steady progress by one of the world’s leading brewing groups.


Volkswagen transforms Germany’s Zwickau site into an electric vehicle production plant
04-02-2022 | 08:23:33
The long-established site in western Saxony is the first large-scale facility of any volume manufacturer worldwide to switch over all production from internal combustion engine vehicles to electric vehicles.