Up to 1,400 Companies Would Be Required to Submit Scope 1-3 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data to Win US Government Contracts, According to New Research
While many firms already disclose this data, the FAR proposal simplifies reporting and also protects US companies from losing out on future global business opportunities
WATCH: #SustyTalk Live - Persefoni and Denstu International on climate date and disclosure
Persefoni’s chief executive Kentaro Kawamori and Dentsu International’s global reporting lead Lauren Moir join edie on the SustyTalk sofa to discuss whether policy is driving better climate disclosure from corporates and how organisations can improve approaches to data collection.
BlackRock’s Fink: ‘It’s not our place to be environmental police’
His 2023 letter is likely to provoke similar reactions. For example, Kentaro Kawamori, CEO and Co-Founder of Persefoni, said: “Larry Fink is exactly right when he says ‘climate risk is investment risk.’ But, we go a step further and say ‘climate risk is financial risk.’ It’s business risk. The transition to a low-carbon economy requires companies to think about carbon with the same rigor as their financials in terms of how it’s tracked, used, and disclosed.”