Net Zero Asset Manager initiative commits firms to setting interim 2030 goals in line with achieving net zero portfolios by 2050 or sooner
Australian banking giant becomes latest major investor to announce plans to decarbonise its portfolio
Tech giant strikes mammoth package of wind and solar offtake deals including from 129MW South Lanarkshire wind project under development in Scotland
The drive led by the former Bank of England Governor to establish a global carbon offset market lacks emphasis on how offset quality will be defined, argues Eli Mitchell-Larson of the University of Oxford's Saïd Business School
BloombergNEF: Clean energy investment in emerging economies sputters during Covid-19 following record year
Despite securing a record $432bn of foreign investment in 2019, clean energy projects in emerging markets have suffered a ‘rough 2020’ as investors’ turned to less risky markets, analyst warns
New report from Green Finance Institute identifies barriers to investment in green heating systems and trails series of new demonstration projects
Asset manager touts new 'climate transition' lending programme for the real estate sector, as it simultaneously launches framework for best-practice for sustainability-linked loans for building sector
Corporate climate disclosure accelerates across private sector in line with increasing investor expectations during year dominated by pandemic, according to ratings agency
Until British banks rule out all fossil fuel funding, their climate plans will remain inadequate, argues Market Forces' campaigner Adam McGibbon
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UK's top clean tech investors and entrepreneurs last week discussed the future of clean tech innovation at the first virtual edition of BusinessGreen Technology and Investment Forum, hosted in association with InnovateUK
Congress is likely to block any climate legislation the Biden administration pursues, but other courses of action are available
Major acquisition aims to create 'leading global environmental consultancy' to capitalise on 'rapidly growing ESG trends'
Goal part of a raft of measures outlined in the pension giant's new ESG policy
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World's largest investor launches software platform that allows clients to stress test investments against different warming scenarios, as company reveals climate risk is now clients' number one concern
BlackRock, Vanguard and State Street branded 'crucial laggards' in latest ShareAction report
The finance sector has the means, and the scientists have the data, to model interventions with much greater impact than we see today, explain Federated Hermes' Eoin Murray, and Tim Lenton from the Global Systems Institute
Rocky Mountain Institute and New Energy Nexus launch climate technology accelerator launches to help fledgling companies scale, attract investment, and forge partnerships, with backing from some of the world's largest corporates
But campaigners warn new strategy does not move fast enough to end financing for fossil fuel infrastructure
Schemes in Glasgow, London, Nottingham and Yorkshire are among projects to snap up awards in the range of £151,000 to £1.5m in second round of National Lottery’s Climate Action Fund.
ScottishPower's Keith Anderson argues that the growing band of businesses and investors committed to accelerating the net zero transition need the government to submit a suitably ambitious national climate action plan to the UN
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Norwegian environmental auditing giant DNV argues more radical climate action is needed across five key strategic areas in a new report published today
European Ombudsman calls on EU to update its conflict of interest guidelines for procurement contracts following its decision to hire a business division of world's leading fossil fuel financier to develop ESG banking regulation study