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Measure twice, cut once: How to set effective science-based targets

How to set science-based targets after commitment
Companies committed to SBTs must submit targets for validation within 24 months. However, inadequate preparation often results in significant delays. This article introduces a robust approach and key steps companies need to take to set realistic targets, streamline validation, and eventually achieve their targets.
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The state of Scope 3: A review of trends and challenges 

The State of Scope 3: A Review of Trends and Challenges
Scope 3 targets are important for meeting sustainability and business goals, but about half of companies are behind target delivery. This blog explores the corporate challenges, trends, and future outlook in setting and achieving targets.
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Yann Risz to speak at McKinsey’s Hyper-Scaling Climate Tech event in San Francisco 

McKinsey will host its Hyper-Scaling Climate Tech event on February 16 in San Francisco. Aligned Incentives' Co-founder and CEO, Yann Risz, will join Silicon Valley start-ups and VCs leaders on a panel to discuss how companies can accelerate progress towards Net Zero.
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What is a process-based life cycle assessment (LCA) and how can you implement it at a corporate scale?

What is a process-based life cycle assessment (LCA) and how can you implement it at a corporate scale?
Process-based LCAs are pivotal in corporate sustainability, enabling accuracy, granularity, and informed decision-making. However, they can be resource-intensive and challenging to scale. This article explains how a process-based LCA works with an example and how to apply it at scale to inform corporate sustainability strategies.
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Getting Scope 3 right: How to select the best carbon accounting software

Best scope 3 carbon accounting software
Scope 3 carbon accounting is important but challenging to do, and options for software solutions can be overwhelming. This blog explains the key functions that you should look for in Scope 3 carbon accounting software and 10 questions to ask solution providers.
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COP28: Five Takeaways for Corporates 

COP28 takeaways for corporates
COP28 set the direction for climate action to achieve net zero by 2050, focusing on moving away from fossil fuels, decreasing methane, and increasing renewable energy. Corporations will play a crucial role in driving this transformation through innovation and investment.
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European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS): Essential Requirements and Preparation Guide

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California SB 253 and SB 261: Understanding and preparing for the Climate Accountability Package

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