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Read more at: The Corporate Leaders Groups became Race To Zero Accelerators

The Corporate Leaders Groups became Race To Zero Accelerators

29 July 2021 - Launched in 2020, the UN-backed campaign Race to Zero aims to build momentum for the global race to net zero emissions. The Corporate Leaders Groups have joined the coalition as “Accelerators” to help unlock sustainable and inclusive growth and create decent jobs.


Read more at: Fit for 55 Package: Initial analysis against the 10 principles of the business letter

Fit for 55 Package: Initial analysis against the 10 principles of the business letter

27 July 2021 - After a rapid reaction to the Fit for 55 Package, CLG Europe carried out an initial analysis of the climate and energy legislation proposals against the 10 principles contained in the business letter addressed to EU leaders.


Read more at: High-level webinar: Unpacking the Fit for 55 Package: perspectives and next steps, 16 July 2021

High-level webinar: Unpacking the Fit for 55 Package: perspectives and next steps, 16 July 2021

21 July 2021 - Organised with the support of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), this virtual event was an opportunity for representatives of the Green Growth Group, Members of the European Parliament and business to provide initial reactions to the publication of the Fit for 55 Package by the European Commission on 14 July, exchange perspectives and formulate recommendations on the way forward to achieve climate objectives and the transition towards a prosperous, competitive and climate neutral Europe.


Read more at: UK Business Climate Leaders' Summit: how can UK businesses take action on the road to COP26?
UK Business Climate Leaders' Summit cover card

UK Business Climate Leaders' Summit: how can UK businesses take action on the road to COP26?

16 July 2021 - On the 1 st July 2021, in its role as chair of the UK Business Group Alliance on Net Zero (BGA), the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) hosted a UK Business Climate Leaders Summit. With only a few months until the major COP26 climate summit, speakers and panellists showcased and discussed concrete action that UK businesses can take to help the UK achieve targets by committing to Race to Zero.


Read more at: CLG Europe rapid reaction to EU Fit for 55% package
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CLG Europe rapid reaction to EU Fit for 55% package

14 July 2021 - Today the European Commission released its flagship ‘Fit for 55’ package of climate and energy legislation to deliver its 2030 targets. CLG Europe has carried out a first evaluation of key areas of the proposals.


Read more at: Business leaders call on EU for effective and coherent “Fit for 55% package” that delivers EU leadership on climate and the net zero transition

Business leaders call on EU for effective and coherent “Fit for 55% package” that delivers EU leadership on climate and the net zero transition

30 June 2021 - In an open letter to Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and further key EU policymakers, CLG Europe members and business network partners, are calling on the EU to seize this opportunity and demonstrate leadership in the run up to the COP26 summit.