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26Sep

CHANGE IN ALTITUDE: In post-Paris world, aviation industry seeks sustainable growth

This marks a turning point in the fight against climate change. On the heels of these developments, the aviation industry does not intend to be left behind. Aviation is a fast-growing industry and accounts for 1.5% of global GHG emissions. According to the IPCC, this number could grow to as high as 15% by 2050 if urgent action isn’t undertaken.

14Jul

Beyond Business as Usual: Aligning Business Strategy and Climate Action with the SDGs

More and more companies are aligning their sustainability strategies with the SDGs and are using them to inform and guide business decision making. This one-hour webinar, jointly led by Natural Capital Partners and Corporate Citizenship, will highlight how businesses can benefit from the SDGs as well as maximise their positive impacts.

21Sep

PRESS RELEASE: Gold Standard Launches Label to Guarantee that Green Electricity Purchases Support New Renewable Electricity Generation and the SDGs

Geneva, Switzerland, 21 September 2017.  Gold Standard, the premium label for climate and development projects worldwide, has launched a new Renewable Energy Label to assure businesses, governments and other buyers of renewable electricity attribute certificates* that their purchase supports the expansion of renewable energy generation capacity and achievement of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

09Jul

PRESS RELEASE: New Cell Press environmental change and sustainability journal partners with Gold Standard to offset carbon emissions

One Earth, a forthcoming journal for high-quality research that seeks to understand and address today’s environmental grand challenges, has partnered with Gold Standard, a standards body that certifies initiatives that support the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. Together, they will offset three tons of carbon emissions for every research paper the journal publishes. The first issue of One Earth, from publisher Cell Press, will appear online on September 20, 2019.