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Fossil-fuel lobbyists at COP27 prove that ESG executives must pay more attention to governance, declares climate commentator Chris Caldwell of United Renewables

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Friday, December 2, 2022

DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors are not yet being treated with equal weight by business, which is holding back progress on climate change, announced cleantech entrepreneur Chris Caldwell in an article published today (‘The wobbly stool of ESG: what does governance have to do with climate change anyway?’).

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  • This is despite fossil firms historic track records of opposing strong climate action and funding climate denial.
  • Chris Caldwell, founder and CEO of green energy firm United Renewables , made his analysis as host of the environmental podcast Conversations on Climate , following an interview with an ESG executive at a FTSE 100 firm.
  • Conversations on Climate brings world-leading thinkers from business and academia together to share their expertise on the subject of climate change.
  • Previous guests include Sir Andrew Likierman , Julio Dal Poz , Professor Jean-Pierre Benot , Professor Ioannou and Tara Schmidt .

Prominent business leaders come together for Climate Action at SM Sustainability Forum 2022

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Friday, December 2, 2022

PASAY CITY,Philippines, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- WWF-Philippines is enjoining the private sector to work towards convening a Philippine Alliance for Climate Action in the culmination of the UNITED FOR CLIMATE: Sustainability Forum held at the Conrad Manila on November 28, 2022.

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  • PASAY CITY,Philippines, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- WWF-Philippines is enjoining the private sector to work towards convening a Philippine Alliance for Climate Action in the culmination of the UNITED FOR CLIMATE: Sustainability Forum held at the Conrad Manila on November 28, 2022.
  • The forum, hosted by SM Investments Corporation, gathered business owners, partner suppliers, policy makers, and civil society organizations in a multi-sectoral dialogue on climate action.
  • "Through a Philippine Alliance for Climate Action, companies can work together to create a shared vision and synchronized action plan.
  • The forum kicked off the joint efforts to fight climate change through "fireside chats" that formed the foundation of a practical climate action plan.

Prominent business leaders come together for Climate Action at SM Sustainability Forum 2022

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Friday, December 2, 2022

PASAY CITY,Philippines, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- WWF-Philippines is enjoining the private sector to work towards convening a Philippine Alliance for Climate Action in the culmination of the UNITED FOR CLIMATE: Sustainability Forum held at the Conrad Manila on November 28, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • PASAY CITY,Philippines, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- WWF-Philippines is enjoining the private sector to work towards convening a Philippine Alliance for Climate Action in the culmination of the UNITED FOR CLIMATE: Sustainability Forum held at the Conrad Manila on November 28, 2022.
  • The forum, hosted by SM Investments Corporation, gathered business owners, partner suppliers, policy makers, and civil society organizations in a multi-sectoral dialogue on climate action.
  • "Through a Philippine Alliance for Climate Action, companies can work together to create a shared vision and synchronized action plan.
  • The forum kicked off the joint efforts to fight climate change through "fireside chats" that formed the foundation of a practical climate action plan.

Canada prepares to welcome the world to the UN Conference of the Parties on Biological Diversity: COP15

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

In a global effort to halt and reverse biodiversity loss, Canada is welcoming the world to Montral this month for the 15th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15).

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  • In a global effort to halt and reverse biodiversity loss, Canada is welcoming the world to Montral this month for the 15th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15).
  • This landmark international nature conference, the largest in a generation, will see thousands of delegates from around the world gathered in Montral to take action on protecting nature.
  • Today, a flag-raising ceremony took place outside the conference venue, symbolizing the hand-over of the space to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity.
  • Visual arts: The Canada Council for the Arts will present a thematic display of 40 works of art from its Art Bank collection to COP15 delegates.

Revolve Issues Year End Shareholder Update and Reports Q1 Financial and Operating Results

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

We expect these announcements to act as a catalyst for accelerated growth in the sector in the near and longer term.

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  • We expect these announcements to act as a catalyst for accelerated growth in the sector in the near and longer term.
  • Full Financial and Management's Discussion and Analysis for Q1 2022 are posted on the Company's website, https://revolve-renewablepower.com/financials/ as well as on SEDAR ( www.sedar.com ).
  • Revolve Renewable Business Solutions currently has an operating portfolio of 2.85MW with an additional 6.2MW under construction phase.
  • Revolve does not undertake to update this information at any particular time except as required in accordance with applicable laws.

COP27: Sharm El-Sheikh Implementation Plan Re-Affirms Developing Country Action to Slow, Stop, and Reverse Deforestation through the REDD+ Mechanism

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

SHARM EL SHIEKH, Egypt, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- One year after COP26 where the REDD+ Mechanism was controversially removed from the implementation article of the Paris Agreement (Article 6), rainforests nations successfully negotiated the mechanism back into the COP27 Sharm-El Sheikh Implementation Plan on Saturday night.

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  • The positive outcome of the final text on forests and finance is in line Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Hon.
  • James Marape's call for climate action at UN General Assembly," said Simo Kilepa, Minister of Environment, Conservation and Climate Change, Papua New Guinea.
  • We thank the Egyptian Presidency for the transparency and inclusiveness with which they conducted the talks this year."
  • that allow private sector finance to developing countries in return for accomplished emissions reductions under the REDD+ mechanism.

Greenbriar Comprehensive News Release and Q3 2022 Financials

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Tucson, Arizona--(Newsfile Corp. - November 29, 2022) - Greenbriar Capital Corp. (TSXV: GRB) (OTC Pink: GEBRF) ("Greenbriar" or "the Company") Greenbriar is extremely pleased to announce its latest updates plus its 2022 Q3 financial results.

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  • Tucson, Arizona--(Newsfile Corp. - November 29, 2022) - Greenbriar Capital Corp. (TSXV: GRB) (OTC Pink: GEBRF) ("Greenbriar" or "the Company") Greenbriar is extremely pleased to announce its latest updates plus its 2022 Q3 financial results.
  • Greenbriar is pleased to announce that it has recorded net income of $1,443,371 or $0.03 per common share for the three 3 months ending September 30, 2022.
  • The Water Rights were transferred to the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Greenbriar Capital (U.S.), LLC, effected September 21, 2022.
  • West Lake is developing its 2023 budget and a decision is forthcoming on West Lake becoming a strategic investor into Greenbriar.

Give a Gift to Wildlife This Holiday Season

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

The world has wishes for wildlife and we need a clear set of actions to make them come true, said Rick Bates, CEO of the CWF.

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  • The world has wishes for wildlife and we need a clear set of actions to make them come true, said Rick Bates, CEO of the CWF.
  • Donations help the Canadian Wildlife Federation plan conservation work for today and for the future.
  • A cozy home, plenty of food, safe passage we are not the only ones who wish for these comforts this holiday season.
  • The Canadian Wildlife Federation is a national, not-for-profit charitable organization dedicated to fostering awareness and appreciation of our natural world.

Dar Launches Action Plan for a Net Zero Future in the MENA Region

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Monday, November 28, 2022

For the built environment: Promoting an integrated approach to buildings and infrastructure, delivering high-performing buildings, and prioritizing existing building stock for retrofit.

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  • For the built environment: Promoting an integrated approach to buildings and infrastructure, delivering high-performing buildings, and prioritizing existing building stock for retrofit.
  • Dar Group Chairman Talal Shair said:
    As one of the worlds largest architecture, engineering, and consulting firms, Dar Group has a strong responsibility to empower stakeholders with implementable sustainability solutions, so we can all start to believe in a zero-carbon future.
  • Our people are concerned about climate change, and we already have most of the technology and solutions we need to create a low-carbon future.
  • Dar also joined the Egyptian Ministry of Social Solidarity, the Egypt Green Building Council, the World Economic Forum, the Marrakech Partnership for Global Climate Action, and other stakeholders to collectively promote solutions for sustainability.

Pertamina supports NZE realization through decarbonization initiatives

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 15, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina committed to support the Indonesian government to achieve net zero emissions (NZE) by 2060 through the decarbonization initiatives program currently implemented by the company.

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  • JAKARTA, Nov 15, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina committed to support the Indonesian government to achieve net zero emissions (NZE) by 2060 through the decarbonization initiatives program currently implemented by the company.
  • At the discussion, Purba delivered a presentation on "Decarbonizing the ASEAN Way - Harnessing the Collective Actions of ASEAN Private Sectors Driving Net-Zero: Pertamina's Overarching Plan in Decarbonization".
  • "At the same time, Indonesia has a strong commitment to achieve net zero emissions by 2060, and Pertamina as a state-owned company fully supports this commitment," Purba said.
  • He further added that Pertamina views the energy transition effort as a good opportunity to build a green business.