Investor group representing £7.7tr under management calls for listed firms to report on climate risks, as leading analyst warns of on-going TCFD reporting gap
From natural capital accounting and nature based solutions to vertical farming and net zero strategies, a suite of policies are emerging to help businesses support SDG15 and protect life on land
Asset management giant signals it will vote on climate-related shareholder resolution at 7 May AGM
High street banks such as Barclays, HSBC and Standard Chartered are facing growing pressure from activists, shareholders and potentially regulators over their links to to coal and potential stranded asset risk
'We need fifty shades of green': Mark Carney and David Attenborough launch COP26 green private finance drive
COP26 Private Finance Agenda aims 'to ensure every professional financial decision takes climate change into account'
Banking giant set to unveil beefed up climate investment policies at annual investor day
'The climate crisis is upon us': G20 finance ministers acknowledge climate risk for first time in Trump-era
As the White House bristles at suggestions its climate stance is evolving, everyone from the IMF to JP Morgan are stepping up calls for a bolder global response to the escalating crisis
'Long overdue': Financial Reporting Council to launch sweeping review of corporate climate disclosures and auditing practices
Financial accounting watchdog stresses companies already have a responsibility to report on environmental impacts and climate risks, as major new review hints at stronger enforcement action down the line
Study of land registry data reveals thousands of new homes have been built in flood prone areas, and could also be denied insurance
Mining giant publishes wide-ranging climate policy update, as it steps up investment in 'energy transition materials'
Emma Howard Boyd concedes flood defences 'cannot prevent flooding everywhere, all of the time' and calls instead for more resilient infrastructure
There have been repeated warnings about the UK's vulnerability to flooding - now the PM must put climate resilience at the centre of his 'levelling-up' agenda
BP's dramatic net zero pledge may lack some key details, but it marks yet another important step forward for global decarbonisation efforts
Researchers estimate that toxic air produced by burning fossil fuels causes an estimated 4.5 million premature deaths a year
New CEO at global oil giant will step up its investment in non-oil and gas activities, but campaigners argue much more detail is required on how the company will pivot towards net zero emissions
But pensions trade body warns of 'unprecedented' government interference in climate strategies
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures secures backing from organisations worth combined $12tr in market capitalisation
Key impacts include loss of natural coastal and flooding protection, disappearance of natural carbon storage sinks, and steep rises in prices of key commodities
The engineering skills body is overhauling its image and operations as the sector it serves readies for 'Industry 4.0'
Insurance industry warns of increased premiums as flood risk grows due to climate change.
Transition Pathway Initiative research reveals just 19 per cent of largest, listed industrial companies are cutting emissions in line with a 2C pathway
Whether you regard the prospect as exciting or terrifying, the UK is embarking on an uncertain journey outside the EU - the consequences for the environment and the green economy, both good and bad, will be considerable
Influential think tank argues governments could soon be forced into an abrupt net zero policy shift that would threaten value of oil assets