Gallery: 10 Global Companies Join PlaNYC Carbon Challenge to Cut Greenh...

New York City’s goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent by 2017 has taken another step in the right direction. At a press conference at Rockefeller University yesterday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the expansion of the PlaNYC Carbon Challenge initiative to include ten leading global companies – American International Group, BlackRock, Bloomberg LP, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, Google, JetBlue Airways, JPMorgan Chase, and PVH. These new participants have pledged to reduce greenhouse gas emissions at their offices by up to 40 percent over the next 10 years.

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