South Korea’s Hankook Tire commits to Science-Based Targets initiative

It aims to reduce Scope 1 and 2 emissions during the production stage by 46.2% by 2030

California governor signs sweeping climate measures into law

The record $54bn California Climate Commitment includes the goal to achieve statewide carbon-neutrality ‘as soon as possible’ and no later than 2045

SBTi and Mission Possible Partnership to provide ‘simplified roadmap’ for decarbonisation

They will help accelerate the decarbonisation of companies in high-emitting sectors in line with the Paris climate agreement

Colgate-Palmolive’s net zero targets receive SBTi approval

The multinational consumer products company aims to reach net zero emissions across its value chain by 2040

Ardagh Glass Packaging’s emissions reduction targets approved by SBTi

The company aims to reduce absolute Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 42% and Scope 3 emissions by 12.3% by 2030

US plans $750m programme for clean energy manufacturing in former coal communities

It is seeking views on the initiative to support small and medium-sized manufacturers to produce or recycle clean energy products to help revitalise former coal communities

Australia: Newly-appointed PM Anthony Albanese wants to ‘end climate wars’

Mr Albanese, who was sworn in as the country’s 31st prime minister this morning, said the new government in Australia ‘represents a change’

Energy giant bp joins Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation

GCMD was established in August 2021 to help the maritime industry meet or exceed the International Maritime Organisation’s emissions reduction targets for 2030 and 2050

Swedish home appliance manufacturer Electrolux reduces emissions by 78%

The company reduced its Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions in 2021, compared to 2015 levels

SERVED becomes ‘world’s first’ carbon-negative hard seltzer brand

The British drinks company is introducing carbon labelling across its range of products from next month