No more easy emissions wins for many NZX companies

No more easy emissions wins for many NZX companies
Meridian is one of the companies with a better rating. (Image: Meridian)
Greg Hurrell
Companies that made early gains in emissions and ESG improvements are often struggling to keep up the momentum as the easy wins are in the bag, Forsyth Barr says.At the same time climate-related disclosures were improving but too few companies had actually managed to reduce emissions.The investment and research company has released its second annual carbon, environment, social and governance ratings (CESG) report for 58 NZX-listed companies, probably the most comprehensive such survey in New Zealand.While companies that were in the early days o...

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