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World’s biggest carbon-emissions cutters — including TransAlta and CP Rail — also made money, new report finds

The Star
October 12, 2022 (Canada)

‘Big polluters can move fast,’ says CEO of Corporate Knights, noting that some European companies ‘talk big’ on the issue but don’t back it up with action.

Some of the world's biggest emitters of carbon have quietly achieved massive reductions in emissions over the past decade, holding out promise that the global transition necessary to avoid the worst effects of climate change is possible.

A report published Wednesday by ethical business research group Corporate Knights ranks the top 20 companies in the world by carbon-emissions reductions and shows that some of the biggest polluters have slashed their emissions by half or more - while also increasing their revenues. 


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