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The ESG Report
Jordan Maxwell Business reporter
Tyler Choi Business editor, Sustainable Biz Canada

Choice Properties unveils first net-zero report

Tyler Choi Real Estate Choice Properties National 19 hours ago

Months after releasing its 2021 ESG report and validating its greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction goal by the Science-based Targets initiative (SBTi), Choice Properties REIT disclosed a more detailed plan for reaching net-zero by 2050.

PSP Investments refines ESG data, issues $1B green bond

Tyler Choi ESG Renewable Energy National Nov. 17 2022

Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments), a Crown corporation pension investment manager, released its 2022 Responsible Investment report to unveil its focus on recognizing green assets, improving access to ESG data and adopting a new business model.

Morguard ESG report updates progress, sets new priorities

Tyler Choi ESG Real estate National Oct. 31 2022

Real estate firm Morguard Corporation is using its latest ESG report to advance a comprehensive discussion about its practices and recognize existing gaps on its sustainability, diversity and governance.

SNC-Lavalin marks progress on GHGs, integrity

Tyler Choi ESG ESG National Oct. 3 2022
Canadian construction companies SNC-Lavalin and PCL Construction announced updates and progress on their ESG commitments made in 2021, with SNC-Lavalin marking attempts at improving their internal integrity and greenhouse gas emissions.

The ESG Report: CN, Vertex, Keyera

Tyler Choi ESG ESG National Sep. 16 2022
The ESG Report explores the latest sustainability and diversity initiatives set by the Canadian National Railway Company (CN), environmental consultancy Vertex and oil and gas operator Keyera.

The ESG Report: Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Geotab, Nuvei

Tyler Choi ESG ESG National Sep. 8 2022
The latest Canadian ESG corporate commitments come from the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, vehicle telematics firm Geotab and electronic payments processor Nuvei.

ESG Report: Air Canada, OPG, CBRE

Tyler Choi ESG ESG National Aug. 23 2022
This week’s ESG Report takes to the skies with Air Canada, then returns to the ground with Crown corporation Ontario Power Generation (OPG) and real estate giant CBRE Group.

ESG Report: Minto, Gildan, Cushman & Wakefield

Tyler Choi ESG ESG Report National Aug. 17 2022
Real estate firm Minto Group, clothing company Gildan and CRE giant Cushman & Wakefield announced their latest ESG targets and achievements.

The ESG Report: Empire, Fortis, Sleep Country Canada

Tyler Choi ESG Empire Company National Aug. 11 2022
Supermarket and real estate conglomerate Empire Company, energy utility Fortis and mattress retailer Sleep Country Canada announced their latest ESG commitments with a focus on their net-zero goals. Empire The owner of Canadian supermarket Sobeys, Empire Company is a Stellarton,

The ESG Report: Bombardier, IMCO, Canadian Solar

Tyler Choi ESG ESG National Jul. 28 2022
Business jet manufacturer Bombardier, Ontario asset manager IMCO and photovoltaic solar panel manufacturer Canadian Solar announced their latest ESG commitments and progress made in 2021. Bombardier Bombardier is a Montreal-based business jet manufacturer, having sold off its stakes in commercial

The ESG Report: WSP, Parkland, Tri Pointe Homes

Tyler Choi ESG ESG International Jul. 21 2022
This week, SustainableBiz looks at the ESG reports of Canadian engineering services company WSP Global, Alberta-headquartered fuel and petroleum products supplier Parkland, and U.S. home developer Tri Pointe Homes. WSP Global WSP Global is a professional engineering services firm headquartered

The ESG Report: Canfor, Hines, Trans Mountain

Tyler Choi ESG ESG National Jul. 12 2022
Canfor, Hines and Trans Mountain have updated the progress made toward their environment, social and governance (ESG) goals in 2021, with an emphasis on their efforts to reach net-zero and make more diverse hires. Canfor Canfor Corporation is a Vancouver,

The ESG Report: Prologis, Allied Properties REIT, Enerplus

Tyler Choi ESG ESG International Jun. 30 2022
Global industrial real estate company Prologis, Toronto-based Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust, and oil and gas producer Enerplus have updated their goals and achievements in the ESG spectrum in 2021. Prologis Prologis is a real estate investment trust and

The ESG Report: Crown Realty surpasses GHG reductions target

Tyler Choi ESG Carbon National Jun. 27 2022
Toronto-based Crown Realty Partners announced it has exceeded its Scope 1 and 2 emissions reduction target and incorporated climate-related risk insights as part of its governance model in its latest ESG report. In 2021, Crown Realty achieved a 33 per

The ESG Report: EPCOR highlights net-zero commitments

Jordan Maxwell ESG NFI International Jun. 14 2022
Edmonton-based utility company EPCOR is highlighting its net-zero emissions targets and initiatives to reduce Scope 1 and 2 emissions as part of its environment and climate change strategy. EPCOR updated its target and goals in its 2021 ESG report, noting

The ESG Report: Loblaw unveils net-zero, waste reduction targets

Jordan Maxwell ESG ESG International May. 31 2022
Canadian food retailer Loblaw Companies Ltd. is highlighting its net-zero emissions targets and initiatives to reduce food and plastic waste in its 2021 environmental, social and governance (ESG) report. Loblaw updated its target dates in its 15th annual ESG report,

The ESG Report: Aecon targeting net-zero construction practices

Jordan Maxwell ESG ESG Report International May. 3 2022
Aecon Group Inc. (ARE-T) has released its third annual Sustainability Report, highlighting commitments to net-zero construction practices as the industry looks to reach 2050 net-zero targets. Aecon Group Inc. is one of Canada’s largest construction and infrastructure development companies with