BHP climate plan described as 'slow and steady and behind the pace'

BHP has pledged to reduce operational emissions by 30% by the end of the decade, but a leading climate advisor says the latest announcement proves the company has failed to grasp the concept of climate change as a risk issue.

BHP climate plan described as 'slow and steady and behind the pace' BHP climate plan described as 'slow and steady and behind the pace' BHP climate plan described as 'slow and steady and behind the pace' BHP climate plan described as 'slow and steady and behind the pace' BHP climate plan described as 'slow and steady and behind the pace'

BHP's Escondida copper mine in Chile, which will be 100% powered by renewables by the mid-2020s

In its annual climate change report released on Thursday, BHP also confirmed 10% of bonuses for its leadership team would be linked to climate targets, up from 4% previously.