• Munich Re to refuse coverage for new oil and gas fields

    07 October 2022

    Munich Re is to stop insuring and investing in projects for new oil and gas fields, midstream oil infrastructure and oil-fired power plants, in a bid to meet Paris Agreement climate targets.

  • Carmakers 'underreport 50% of lifetime auto emissions'

    28 September 2022
  • Differentiating worms and caterpillars

    26 September 2022

    Union Investment has introduced 'transition ratings' into its investment process, to help it spot bugs that have the potential to transform into butterflies. Peter Cripps reports

  • Carbon capture and offsets are 'fake solutions'

    22 September 2022

    Investors must help businesses prepare for net-zero world and the renewable energy take-over, instead of relying on "fake solutions" such as carbon capture and storage (CCS) or carbon offsets, an Environmental Finance webinar heard.

  • Anticipate carbon price impact on built assets, says Morningstar

    16 September 2022
  • High exposure to climate risks likely for most large companies, says S&P

    15 September 2022
  • HESTA: Divestment remains last resort for four climate 'watchlist' firms

    09 September 2022

    HESTA said divestment on climate grounds from four energy firms it has warned of intensified engagement is its option of last resort - but remains possible if their response to engagement is "insufficient".

  • HESTA warns four energy firms of potential climate-related divestment

    06 September 2022

    HESTA has warned four energy firms they face heightened scrutiny and potential divestment due to their lacklustre decarbonisation strategies, as the Australian pension fund announced a strengthened 2030 decarbonisation target.

  • G7 companies heading for 2.7°C of warming, says CDP

    06 September 2022

    Companies based in the G7 are collectively aligned with a scenario that would see 2.7°C of global warming, according to analysis of their emissions reduction targets by CDP.

  • Japanese banks' portfolios misaligned with Paris Agreement, says 2DII

    23 August 2022

    Japanese banks' loan books are misaligned with the Paris Agreement, said a paper written by the 2 Degrees Investing Initiative (2DII) and released by the Financial Services Agency (FSA)'s Finance Research Center.