Video games industry levels up in fight against climate change

Commitments have been made by a total of 21 companies in the gaming sector as part of the Playing for the Planet Alliance

Major companies urge Japan to set 50% renewable energy target for 2030

Firms including Apple, Fujitsu and Sony believe the switch to renewables is essential to improving their corporate competitiveness in the global economy as well as tackling climate change

Sony commits to go 100% renewable by 2040

The electronics giant currently sources only 7% of its power from renewables

‘Science-based’ carbon reduction targets reach 200 milestone

The number of companies that have committed to reduce their carbon emissions in line with global efforts to keep warming to well below 2°C has increased to 200. A total of 45 firms have joined the ‘Science Based Targets’ initiative since May this year when the figure stood at 155. According to UN Global Compact, […]

More than 150 firms commit to ‘science-based’ carbon reduction targets

A total of 155 companies including Ben & Jerry’s, Toyota and Sony have committed to set emissions reduction targets in-line with global effort to keep warming to well below 2°C. The ‘Science Based Targets Initiative’ said 45 new firms made the commitment since the Paris agreement – which was signed last month – was reached […]

Solar power station featured in new Sony video game

The world’s first solar power station that generates electricity at night has been featured by Sony in one of its new video games. Torresol Energy, which owns Gemasolar – the first plant in the world to combine a central tower receiver technology with a storage system – claims the solar power plant was chosen by […]