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Australia Briefing: Cannon-Brookes May Target More Major Polluters

Mike Cannon-Brookes

Mike Cannon-Brookes

Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

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Billionaire climate crusader Mike Cannon-Brookes could target more major polluters with weak plans to curb emissions after forcing a strategy overhaul at Australian utility AGL Energy. Several companies that rank as key sources of greenhouse gas emissions lack detailed proposals to meet their pledges on climate action, while others tout net-zero goals that fall short of recognized standards, Cannon-Brookes said. Repeating his tactic with AGL is an option, he said.