This week in ESG news: Biden announces $6 billion in new climate project investments; nearly all investors say corporate sustainability reporting contains unsupported claims, PwC finds; BlackRock raises $1 billion for energy transition infrastructure fund; Bain survey finds gap between consumer willingness to pay for sustainable products and premiums charged by companies; EU lawmakers agree on nature restoration law; JPMorgan raises targets for financed emissions reductions; CalPERS to invest $100 billion in climate solutions; capital raises for circular economy, sustainable aviation, clean energy tech; Bloomberg survey finds both businesses and investors to increase ESG investments, 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

Southwest Announces New Electrification, Fuel Reduction and Circularity Goals

Scania Signs Deal with SSAB for 100% Fossil-Free Steel Deliveries by 2030

DHL to Invest Over $200 Million in Clean Fuels to Decarbonize Supply Chain Unit

Nucor Sets Goal for Net Zero Steelmaking Across Value Chain by 2050

Amazon Announces its First Brownfield Renewable Energy Project on Abandoned Coal Mine

Guest Post: Climate Risks To Financial Performance Are Hugely Under-estimated

TES Launches $4 Billion Green Hydrogen Project in Canada

Government & Regulators

FCA Study Finds Investment Products Not Aligned with Stated ESG Goals

Biden Announces Over $6 Billion in New Climate Investments

EU Commission Funds €400 Million Climate, Biodiversity & Circular Economy Projects

EU Lawmakers Agree on New Nature Restoration Law

ESG Reporting & Disclosure

94% of Investors Say Corporate Sustainability Reporting Contains Unsupported Claims: PwC

ESG Services and Tools

Wolters Kluwer Adds Sustainability Reporting Capabilities to ESG Data Platform

Sustainable Finance

JPMorgan Raises Targets to Reduce Financed Emissions to Align with Net Zero by 2050

ESG Investing

BlackRock Raises $1 Billion for Energy Transition-Focused Infrastructure Fund

CalPERS Commits to Invest $100 Billion in Climate Solutions by 2030

Robeco Launches Sustainable Fashion Fund

Manulife Raises $225 Million for Climate-Focused Forest Fund

Private Equity & Venture Capital

Circular Economy Startup SuperCircle Raises $7 Million for Textile Recycling Solution

Macquarie Invests €175 Million in Sustainable Aviation Fuel Platform SkyNRG

Clean Energy Solutions Provider DSD Renewables Raises $250 Million

Geothermal Engineering Raising $745 Million to Produce Zero Carbon Lithium for EVs

Exec Moves

Sustainable Investor Mirova Hires 2 Senior Execs in North America Expansion Push

Reports, Surveys & Studies

Consumers Willing to Pay 12% Premium for Sustainable Products: Bain Survey

Investors, Businesses to Increase ESG Investment Despite Greenwashing Scrutiny & Political Pushback: Bloomberg Survey