Statement

News Release: Climate disclosure gaining momentum across Australia, but more needs to be done

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News Release

Climate disclosure gaining momentum across Australia, but more needs to be done

The 12th of December 2017 marked the two year anniversary of the Paris Agreement, the global convention – now signed by 197 countries – to mitigate climate change and adapt to its effects.

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Briefing, Podcast

Briefing: National Environmental Economic Accounting

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Background

In 2016 Australia’s Environment Ministers agreed that Commonwealth, state and territory governments would collaborate to develop a strategy for a common national approach to environmental – economic accounting by December 2017.  This important work will ensure accurate and reliable information is available to governments, communities and business to better understand the condition of the environment and its relationship with the economy, as well as a platform to make better and more informed decisions.

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Report

Report, Climate Action in 2017

The report “Climate Action in 2017 – Insights into the readiness of Australian business to disclose climate-related financial risks and opportunities” is based on research by SBA using the CDP climate disclosures from the ASX200 and analysis and insights by leading environmental and energy management advisory firm, Energetics. Continue reading “Report, Climate Action in 2017”

Statement

SBA releases new insights on business readiness for decarbonisation

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Sustainable Business Australia (SBA) today released a report for C-Suite executives to assist with business in becoming more transparent with their investors about climate-related financial risks and opportunities, transitioning to a zero-carbon economy.

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