Global ESG push for PwC Locked

Big 4 firm prioritises ESG in plans to expand beyond its traditional auditing and consulting services. ‘The new equation’ strategy promises 100,000 specialist jobs over next five years

Global, UK

PwC and KPMG back GRI reporting standards Locked

Free and universally used, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) sustainability reporting standards rely on financial support to survive

Global

ESG measures in executive pay plans ‘exploding’ Locked

Global, UK

Asia eyes up net zero Locked

What are the implications for business and consultants as China launches its first emissions trading scheme? Nick Cottam reports

Asia Pacific, Global

Climate change still downplayed by CEOs, finds PwC Locked

Global, UK

2021: Shifting to action, with deeper understanding Locked

Following a challenging and catalytic 2020, during which the COVID shock produced heightened awareness of the importance of environmental and social sustainability, EA looks forward to 2021 - a year in which bold targets and plans already made should translate into actionable changes

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, North America, UK

PwC: Global decarbonisation needs to be five times faster Locked

Global decarbonisation needs to occur at a rate five times greater than it in 2019 in order to limit global warming to 1.5°C, finds PwC’s 2020 Net Zero Economy Index

Global

Delivering the digital revolution in environmental management

A distinguished panel hosted by Environment Analyst explores how digital innovation is transforming project delivery and data management, disrupting traditional business models and accelerating the journey to net zero in a post-pandemic world

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, North America, UK

Mixed reception for ‘universal’ ESG metrics framework Locked

World Economic Forum releases ESG metrics to streamline benchmarking of sustainable business performance with support from the Big Four consultants, but new framework has attracted criticism.

Global, North America

EA Business Summit 2020: Could global benchmarking activate a race to net zero? Locked

A range of views on strategies for leading the climate change, ESG and net zero agendas, presented at the final panel session of this year’s EA Business Summit, converged on the need for standardised targets and benchmarking

Europe, Global

PwC says climate and biodiversity focus central to crisis recovery Locked

The recovery will take time and fundamentally reshape industry and society, but building back better can help curb the threats of climate change and nature loss, according to analysis from the management consultant.

Europe, Global, UK

Anthesis, ERM & PwC among partners leading Capitals Coalition Locked

Announced at the WEF meeting at Davos, the global collaboration will focus on transforming the way decisions are made based on the value of nature, people and society, in order to accelerate sustainability

Europe, Global

PwC collaborates on report: scaling 4IR to meet SDGs Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Investors demand climate scrutiny from Big Four Locked

Europe, Global, UK

UK must act fast to achieve net zero, says PwC Locked

UK

PwC report points to improving global energy efficiency Locked

Europe, Global

TCFD status report on climate risk reporting supported by PwC AI tool Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Sustainability consulting - key players confident of mid-term prospects

Jonathan Ballantine looks at how sustainability consulting providers are innovating and adapting their services to evolving buyer demands as climate risk and ESG rise up the investment agenda

Global, UK

Driving the digital agenda in environmental consultancy

Business leaders from international consulting firms discuss the opportunities and risks as they and their clients continue to respond to the digital revolution

Global, UK

PwC points to AI applications to boost economy and cut carbon Locked

Global

Three of the Big Four ban consulting to audit clients Locked

Europe, UK

SDGs filter through to corporate reporting, PwC survey finds Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Big Four auditors could be banned from consultancy Locked

A wind of change could be blowing for the dominance of the Big Four and the provision of consultancy services

Global

What does the next generation of environmental consultants look like? Locked

EA Summit 2018: Paul Gosling elaborates on the key attributes expected of the next wave of environmental consultants coming into an industry increasingly shaped by new technology

Europe, Global, UK

EA Summit 2018: Achieving growth through uncertainty Locked

Brexit, natural capital, productivity, digital transformation, client engagement, international market opportunities, SME challenges, and what the next generation of environmental consultants look like...these were just some of the main themes

Europe, Global, UK

How UK consulting is seeing ‘unprecedented change’, says PwC Locked

Europe, UK

PwC UK aims to reduce carbon footprint by 40% in five years Locked

Europe, UK

PwC: AI to tackle environmental issues Locked

Global

Brexit checks UK environmental consulting market growth Locked

Strong demand across multiple client sectors fuels another solid performance from the UK EC Top 30, although slowdown evident on Brexit worries finds EA’s latest market report

Europe, UK

PwC partners CDKN for climate risk report Locked

Global