Updated: Microsoft shuts down ties with anti-renewables lobbying group

clock

IT giant said to have ended links with controversial American Legislative Exchange Council lobby group

Responsible investors and green groups have welcomed a decision by Microsoft to break ties with a controversial US lobby group accused of seeking to thwart ambitious renewable energy and climate change...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on IT

Microsoft is pushing for more reliable climate data in the Global South
IT

Microsoft and Salesforce step up climate data efforts ahead of COP27

US software giants separately unveil flurry of climate-focused initiatives on the eve of COP27

Michael Holder
clock 07 November 2022 • 3 min read