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Commit to net zero & track the business benefits

Download our report to learn how sustainable business leaders are balancing the demands of planet and profit.

We’re at a defining point for the planet

The unprecedented decline in economic activity resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic is prompting organizations to rethink ‘business as usual.’ Sudden, unexpected market disruptions, combined with a heightened awareness of the climate crisis, have business leaders searching for new ways to reduce their environmental impact while still delivering the financial results upon which employees, shareholders, and investors depend.

of businesses worry that cutting carbon emissions will reduce their profitability

of followers have a decarbonization strategy based on scientific data

of followers don't know what energy technologies to invest in

Building a sustainable business

We researched 1,000 executives in seven countries and nine sectors, including manufacturing, healthcare, and education.

This year, we benchmarked sustainability in five key areas:


Sustainable business focus

Policy-risk preparedness

Organizational capabilities

Technology adoption

Financial readiness


Click through the five areas below to find out more about how - and why - they're taking action.

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Committing to net-zero

Previous sustainable business research

In our third year discussing energy and sustainability issues and challenges with organizations, we have focused on what a sustainable business model looks like—and explored options that organizations large and small can use to achieve more sustainable development. You can download our previous research reports below.

Hear what sustainable business leaders are doing to balance the demands of profit and planet, and the steps you can take now