Climate Groups Push For Broader GHG, EJ Disclosures In SEC Proposal

June 21, 2022
Climate change advocacy groups are asking the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to close gaps in its proposed climate-related disclosure rule, pushing for increased disclosure of “scope 3” greenhouse gas emissions and environmental justice (EJ) practices like community engagement. The SEC accepted comments on its landmark proposal through June 17. The agency has said its plan attempts to strike a middle ground, requiring disclosures in the growing area of climate risk while also respecting the challenges of gathering certain types...

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