This week in ESG news: Mastercard ties compensation for all employees to ESG goals; JPMorgan’s annual sustainable finance activity ramps to $285 billion; Amazon solidifies position as largest corporate renewable energy buyer; McKinsey launches platform to scale industrial decarbonization technologies; Bain commits to remove more carbon than it emits; BofA sets financed emissions goals for carbon-intensive sectors; UK regulator rolls out rules for companies to disclose on diversity; IBM study finds employees more likely to accept job from sustainability-focused companies; Accenture acquires sustainable engineering consultancy; Workday launches suite of ESG solutions, and more.

See below for the highlights of the past week, and get all your ESG news at ESG Today:

Sustainability Goals, Initiatives and Achievements

Mastercard Links Compensation for All Employees to ESG Goals

Bain to Remove More Carbon than it Emits, Starting This Year

TJX Launches Goals for Net Zero, Renewable Energy, Sustainable Packaging

Carter’s Launches ESG Strategy, Including Sustainable Product Labelling, Clothing Recycling Plans

Bank of America to Use Recycled Plastic in All Credit & Debit Cards

Sam’s Club Unveils Sustainable Sourcing, Packaging & Supply Chain Goals

CEMEX, Sasol to Use Captured CO2 from Cement Production to Generate Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Government & Regulators

FCA to Require Companies to Disclose on Board and Executive Diversity

ESG Reporting & Disclosure

Guest Post: Why Comment on the SEC Climate Risk Proposal? Here are 5 Top Reasons to Weigh In

ESG Services and Tools

McKinsey Launches Platform to Help Clients Scale Critical Industrial Decarbonization Technologies

Bloomberg Announces Investment in Climate Risk Data Analytics Provider riskthinking.AI

Workday Announces Launch of Social, Supply Chain and Emissions Strategy ESG Solutions

Accenture to Acquire Sustainable Engineering Consultancy Greenfish

Moody’s Expands ESG Credit Impact Scores to Cover Retail & Apparel, Construction, Building Materials Companies

Measurabl Acquires Real Estate Decarbonization Platform Hatch Data

Aon, BNY Mellon Collaborate on ESG Data and Analytics Solutions

ESG Investing

WisdomTree Launches Investment Products Providing Exposure to Commodities Benefiting from Energy Transition

Amundi Extends Sustainable Investing Range with Two New ESG ETFs

Sustainable Finance

JPMorgan Ramps Sustainable Finance Activity to $285 Billion in 2021

BofA Commits to Reduce Climate Impact of Loans in Emissions-Intensive Sectors

MUFG Sets Goals to Reduce Financed Emissions for Energy & Power Sectors, Exit Coal Power Financing

Nuveen’s Impact Fund Leads $50 Million Capital Raise for India MSME Lender Kinara

Private Equity

Clean Computing Company Crusoe Raises $350 Million from Climate Tech, Crypto Investors

JetBlue Venture Fund Joins TPG’s Climate Solutions Fund as Limited Partner

Energy Transition

Amazon Unveils Big Increase in Renewable Energy Sourcing, on Path to 100% by 2025

Italy & UK Gigafactory Founder Launches Statevolt to Build $4 Billion California Battery Plant

Reports, Studies & Surveys

IBM Survey: Employees More Likely to Accept Jobs from Sustainable Companies

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