Renewables are exacerbating modern slavery — how businesses can act
Renewable energy has become a powerful force in combating climate change, but its rapid growth has unveiled an unsettling truth—it may be exacerbating modern slavery. As the world transitions to cleaner energy sources, the supply chains behind solar panels and electric vehicle batteries are raising concerns about forced labour and human rights abuses. With the renewable energy industry under scrutiny, businesses must take action. Discover the systemic issues at play, the limitations of supply chain regulation, and how multistakeholder engagement can drive change.