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Google bans ads on content, including YouTube videos, with false claims about climate change.

By Daisuke Wakabayashi Photo: Josh Edelson/AFP
Google said it will no longer display advertisements on YouTube videos and other content that promote inaccurate claims about climate change.

Big Business Is Bankrolling an Effort to Kill the Democratic Climate Bill

By Robinson Meyer Photo: Lukas Schulze / Getty
The trade group that represents Apple, Walmart, Nike, and dozens of other companies is trying to kneecap the U.S.’s final chance to meet its 2025 climate goals.

API targets climate legislation with Facebook ad blitz

By Scott Waldman Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Two lobbying groups for the oil and gas industry have bombarded Facebook with hundreds of ads opposing climate legislation in Congress that have been viewed 23 million times. The American Petroleum Institute and the American…

Walmart calls for “strong climate policy now,” backs campaign to kill strong climate policy

By Judd Legum Photo: Rick T. Wilking/Getty Images
In a new post on LinkedIn, Walmart's Chief Sustainability Officer, Kathleen McLaughlin, underscored the company's commitment to addressing climate change. But McLaughlin noted, correctly, that "even the most ambitious voluntary individual and collective actions are…

Maine Will Make Companies Pay for Recycling. Here’s How It Works.

By Winston Choi-Schagrin Photo: Leon Werdinger/Alamy
The law aims to take the cost burden of recycling away from taxpayers. One environmental advocate said the change could be “transformative.”

Opinion: The SEC must require companies to disclose their risk from climate change

By Joe Kennedy 111 and Steven M. Rothstein Photo: Andrew Harnik , AP
In July 1934, the Securities and Exchange Commission’s first chairman addressed the National Press Club. In the perilous wake of the Great Crash of 1929, he was there to reassure American families, policymakers and businesses that the…

5 ways businesses can be more aggressive about climate change

By Carter Roberts and Maria Mendiluce
This Earth Day, President Biden will bring together government leaders from around the world for a climate summit aimed at accelerating efforts to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement. It's expected that the president…

Executives Call for Deep Emission Cuts to Combat Climate Change

By Lisa Friedman Photo by Charlie Riedel
 More than 300 businesses, including Google, McDonalds and Walmart, are pushing the Biden administration to nearly double the United States’ target for cuts to planet-warming emissions ahead of an April 22 global summit on climate…

FedEx On the Road to Become Carbon-Neutral by 2040

By Sara Lozanova Photo by Liam Kevan
FedEx recently announced it will be carbon-neutral by 2040, nearly ten years earlier than what is required by the Paris climate accords. This initiative is impressive given FedEx’s enormous transportation footprint with 84,000 vehicles globally. Also,…