In 2018, Daniel Hill, Project Manager for EDF Climate Corps, identified 4 corporate sustainability trends that business leaders should be considering going forward. Those four corporate trends were: (1.) growth in businesses setting Science-Based Targets, (2.) focus towards decreasing supply chain emissions, (3.) technology and internet businesses are stepping up on sustainability, and (4.) increased innovation.
Here is how those trends played out:
1. There Is Rapid Growth of Companies Setting Science-Based Targets
In April, 250 businesses had either set or committed to establishing a Science-Based Target — goals which are in accord with the level of decarbonization needed to maintain global temperature increase below 2 degrees Celsius compared to pre-industrial temperatures.… Read the rest