EarthShare member, World Resources Institute has a great framework for companies to take a stand on climate change. Things that make your company a climate leader include disclosing your emissions, set agressive targets, set your internal carbon tax and by speaking up on climate policy. If you're in Washington or Oregon there are Climate Solutions programs that bring together executives and other business leaders, entrepreneurs and investors who are committed to regional leadership, strong action to reduce global warming pollution and a transition to a clean and energy-efficient economy.
World Resources Institute news - 4 Ways Companies Can Show Climate LeadershipAdd Comment|PrintThe climate change risks to corporations, investors and the planet are increasing markedly. A version of this article originally appeared on Thomson Reuters. The latest UNEP report concludes that even if the Paris INDC commitments are kept, the world will likely see dramatic rises in temperature, exceeding 3 degrees C. This means non-state actors, including global corporations and their investors,... - Wil Thomas - 4 WAYS COMPANIES CAN SHOW CLIMATE LEADERSHIP
If your company is in Washington or Oregon be sure to get involved with Climate Solution's Business Leaders for Climate Solutions (BLCS) program and sign on to the Oregon Business Climate Declaration or the Washington Business Climate Declaration today!