climate change action

Big Business Bosses on Climate Change Action

Whilst staff in small business are the greenest big business is slowly attempting to catch up. Late last year the CBI’s Climate Change Task Force released a report, Climate Change, Everyone’s Business, highlighting the fact that action on climate change needed to be taken sooner not later. Nearly a year later and another body of big business is calling for urgent and comprehensive measures. The Prince of Wales’s UK Corporate Leaders Group on Climate Change (UK CLG) is calling for cross-party efforts to turn the UK into a low-carbon economy, believing such decisive action will “stimulate economic activity and job creation.” The UK CLG, consisting of the leaders of eighteen major UK companies including B&Q, BAA, Centrica, E.ON, LloydsTSB, Shell, Tesco and Vo... »