More than 40 leading companies here have signed up to significantly reduce their carbon emissions between now and 2030.
The pledge was made today at a summit organised by Business in the Community in Ireland, which describes itself as a network for sustainability.
The 43 companies include retail, manufacturing, agri-food, professional services, banks, transport and ICT businesses.
Business in the Community Ireland CEO Tomás Sercovich said today marked the first time that Irish businesses have made a dedicated pledge to reduce carbon emissions. Read more