Standard Chartered has dropped a few coal sector clients which refused to work with it to meet its net zero transition targets aimed to help fight climate change. Photo: Bloomberg Standard Chartered has dropped a few coal sector clients which refused to work with it to meet its net zero transition targets aimed to help fight climate change. Photo: Bloomberg
Standard Chartered has dropped a few coal sector clients which refused to work with it to meet its net zero transition targets aimed to help fight climate change. Photo: Bloomberg

exclusive | Climate change: Standard Chartered’s net-zero plan to include non-coal fossil fuel, heavy emitters, says CEO Bill Winters

  • The bank is working with external consultants and expects to publish a plan in October to press clients to transition to net-zero carbon emissions
  • Hong Kong can host a trading platform for voluntary carbon credit purchases by mainland Chinese suppliers who are under pressure to cut emissions, say Winters

Topic |   Climate change
Standard Chartered has dropped a few coal sector clients which refused to work with it to meet its net zero transition targets aimed to help fight climate change. Photo: Bloomberg Standard Chartered has dropped a few coal sector clients which refused to work with it to meet its net zero transition targets aimed to help fight climate change. Photo: Bloomberg
Standard Chartered has dropped a few coal sector clients which refused to work with it to meet its net zero transition targets aimed to help fight climate change. Photo: Bloomberg
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