ACCEB Daily Briefing – Apr 22nd

  • Central Banks of England of France urged companies, industries, and governments to take climate-related risks into account and brace for a transition.
  • Bank of England will incorporate climate risks in its annual report by adopting recommendations from the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures.
  • Volkswagen aims to procure cobalt and other minerals through blockchain in order to meet OECD sourcing standards.
  • Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior products will prove their authenticity with blockchain technology.
  • Greenpeace pressed Korea’s largest automaker Hyundai to accelerate production of low-carbon vehicles.
  • Microsoft committed to doubling its internal carbon price to $15 per ton.