UKHospitality unveils sustainability strategy

UKHospitality unveils sustainability strategy

The strategy, announced at a seminar in London yesterday (October 12), includes 10 pledges in four key areas: waste, supply chain, skills and biodiversity. The 10 commitments include meeting the 2040 net zero target for the sector; eliminate unnecessary single-use packaging by 2025; and reduce food waste by 50% by 2030. Furthermore, the pledges also … Read more

GAIL will be net zero carbon emitter by 2040

GAIL will be net zero carbon emitter by 2040

State-run GAIL has set a target of becoming net zero in terms of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2040, its chairman and managing director Manoj Jain said on Friday. “In line with India’s vision of achieving net zero by 2070, GAIL has completed a comprehensive study of science-based net zero ambition and intends to achieve … Read more

Arizona defends retirees against ESG

Arizona defends retirees against ESG

Wall Street and the financial industry’s social purpose should be to protect investors’ savings and retirement money. Asset managers claim to focus on financial returns, but they have teamed up with left-leaning state pension funds to shove “environmental, social and government” policies down the throats of American companies and workers whose pension funds are under … Read more

All the heat in Europe

All the heat in Europe

Europe is enduring another miserable round of summer weather this week. The heat brings the predictable jeremiads on climate change and carbon dioxide emissions, so it’s worth getting a quick overview of what European governments have and have not done to protect their citizens. The heat wave is real enough. Temperatures in Portugal reach 115 … Read more

Joe Biden for blocking Boris Johnson’s response to the global food crisis

Joe Biden for blocking Boris Johnson’s response to the global food crisis

Downing Street denied that there was a “deep freeze” in the relationship between Mr Johnson and Mr Biden over the issue after the Prime Minister did not show up for a previously arranged meeting on global infrastructure, which was chaired by the US President on Sunday. A spokesman said Mr Johnson and Mr Macron had … Read more