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Some CEOs Are Hearing A New Message: Act On Climate, Or We'll Cut Your Pay

Some companies, under pressure from shareholders, are tying executive compensation to climate targets. It's not widespread yet, but the approach is catching on.

A gas pump nozzle is seen at a Miami gas station in 2018. Some activist shareholders are pushing companies to tie executive compensation to meeting climate targets. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Some CEOs Are Hearing A New Message: Act On Climate, Or We'll Cut Your Pay

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