Entries by Grace Melville

Science Based Targets initiative updates criteria in line with IPCC Special Report on 1.5 degrees

The Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi) have just announced a change to the official SBTi target validation criteria and new resources for setting science-based targets, following the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming. Only 5 companies in the world have verified targets inline with 1.5C and we helped 2 of them. […]

Only 10% of companies have set a carbon reduction target

We recently conducted research to investigate the commitment gap between employees wanting to engage more in their companies’sustainability goals and the action being taken by companies to tackle climate change. Our research found that only 10% of companies have set carbon-reduction targets. Shockingly none of the companies we surveyed have set science-based targets.  Gain insight into some of the other key barriers to […]