TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ – TD Bank Group (TD) has earned a spot on the 2013 Performance Leadership Index, an annual ranking by the London-based CDP, which evaluates company action to reduce carbon emissions and mitigate the risks of climate change. The achievement was announced today in the CDP Global 500 Climate Change Report 2013. TD is the only Canadian bank to be included in the 2013 global index.
“Natural resource scarcity is increasing, the scientific case for action to mitigate climate change is strengthening and the number of investors requesting corporate action on climate change through CDP is continually increasing,” says Paul Simpson, Chief Executive Officer of CDP. “We congratulate companies in the Climate Performance Leadership Index for their pioneering efforts to combat climate change and grow low carbon economies at this critical time.” Continue reading