Science Based Targets Initiative Developing Global Standard for Corporate Net-Zero Targets

September 17, 2020 EcoVadis ‏‏‎


Today, the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) launches a process to develop the first science-based global standard for corporate net-zero target-setting, to ensure that companies’ targets translate into action that is consistent with achieving a net-zero world by no later than 2050 — in accordance with the recommendations in the IPCC’s 2018 Special Report on 1.5°C, warned that global emissions must drop to net zero by 2050 for the best chance of avoiding the most catastrophic impacts of climate change.


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