Decarbonization of Industrial Clusters Initiative Gains Global Momentum

DAVOS, Switzerland; Jan. 19, 2023 – Nine leading industrial clusters in China, Indonesia, Japan, Spain and the United States have joined the World Economic Forum initiative, Transitioning Industrial Clusters towards Net Zero, to help industries reduce emissions. The initiative is supported by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and EPRI. The latest members were announced today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2023.
January 19, 2023

Alarmed by Speed and Scale of Disruption, CEOs Embrace Sustainability to Build Long-Term Resilience, According to UN Global Compact and Accenture

NEW YORK; Jan. 12, 2023 – CEOs are facing an enormously challenging global context, with the vast majority (93%) experiencing 10 or more simultaneous challenges to their businesses and 87% warning that current levels of disruption will limit delivery of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), finds the largest CEO study on sustainability ever conducted by the UN Global Compact and Accenture (NYSE: ACN). While CEOs are increasingly concerned about these headwinds, nearly all (98%) agree that sustainability is core to their role, a sentiment that has grown 15 percentage points over the last 10 years of the study.
January 12, 2023

Oil and Gas Leaders Taking Holistic Approach to Reinvention by Balancing Energy Security and Sustainability, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; Dec. 8, 2022 – As recent events, including threats to energy supply in Europe and uncertainty about commodity prices, have led the majority of oil and gas companies to increase their focus on energy security, the more progressive firms are accelerating reinvention plans with a holistic approach to balance energy supply with adopting low-carbon initiatives, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
December 08, 2022

Accenture and Planet to Collaborate on AI-Powered Geospatial Intelligence Tools for Sustainability, Traceable Supply Chain and Climate Risk Solutions

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO; Dec. 6, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), through its Accenture Ventures Project Spotlight initiative, has entered into a collaboration agreement with Planet Labs PBC (NYSE: PL), a leading provider of daily data and insights about Earth, to help power decision-making at organizations across myriad industries including agriculture, consumer packaged goods, energy, forestry and government.
December 06, 2022

Accenture Collaborates with Toshiba to Drive Green Transformation Across the Enterprise

TOKYO; Sep. 26, 2022 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is collaborating with Toshiba (OTCMKTS: TOSYY) to provide consulting services to support green transformation (GX) efforts of the companies’ clients. The collaboration will target industries with high greenhouse gas emissions and other organizations with urgent needs to improve energy efficiency.
September 26, 2022

Accenture Intends to Acquire Stellantis’ World Class Manufacturing Training & Consulting Business in Italy

MILAN; Sept. 13, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has disclosed its intention to acquire Stellantis’ World Class Manufacturing Training & Consulting business, a center of excellence that supports process optimization in manufacturing and the supply chain.
September 13, 2022

Accenture Acquires Leading Carbon Emissions and Climate Change Strategy Consultancy Carbon Intelligence

LONDON; Sept. 1, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Carbon Intelligence, a leading carbon and climate change strategy consultancy, adding more than 160 professionals to its rapidly growing group of data scientists, consultants and sustainability experts. Carbon Intelligence is focused on helping global businesses understand their overall carbon footprints, and ways to reduce them, using Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) strategies that lead to transformational rethinking of clients’ business models and value chains.
September 01, 2022

Accenture Named a Leader in Sustainability Enablement Technology Services by Everest Group

NEW YORK; Aug. 24, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a Leader in the inaugural “Sustainability Enablement Technology Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2022” report, by industry analyst firm Everest Group.
August 24, 2022

Accenture Helps Swisscom Advance Its Environmental Ambitions with Sustainability Roadmap

NEW YORK and BERN, SWITZERLAND, Aug. 3, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) collaborated with Swisscom (OTCMKTS: SCMWY) on a climate strategy to reduce the telecommunications company’s emissions and help its customers reduce their emissions by one million tons of carbon by 2025 — equal to 2% of Switzerland’s total carbon emissions.
August 03, 2022

Sustainable Technology Strategy Critical for Achieving Business Growth and ESG Performance, According to New Accenture Report

NEW YORK; June 7, 2022 – As businesses set more ambitious environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals, their sustainability and technology strategies need to become more tightly aligned to gain competitive advantage, financial value and a lasting positive impact on society and the environment, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). However, only 7% of respondents have fully integrated their business, technology and sustainability strategies today.
June 07, 2022