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  • Investors 'increasingly' at risk from methane regulation

    20 January 2022

    Companies and their investors are increasingly likely to be exposed to regulation changes as high emitters of methane become easier to identify because of improved data collection, UK think tank Carbon Tracker Initiative has said.

  • $2.7trn BlackRock proxy voting move 'game-changing' for industry

    08 October 2021

    BlackRock will offer institutional clients expanded proxy voting options across its index business in the "first step" from the asset manager...

  • Exclusive investor reaction to IPCC report: No part of portfolio immune

    09 August 2021

    A landmark report published today by leading climate scientists has been greeted by investors as a chastening warning of the potentially catastrophic impacts of current global emissions, but also an important signifier of the transition required.

  • Energy feedback loops will make 2020s 'decade of cascading change' - Carbon Tracker

    06 August 2021

    A series of tipping points in energy will shape the 2020s as a "decade of cascading change", according to think tank Carbon Tracker Initiative.

  • Almost all CA100+ power utilities at risk of stranded assets

    16 July 2019

    Most of the world’s largest power utilities that have coal capacity are at risk of making the transition to a low-carbon transition in a disorderly manner, potentially compromising tens of billions of dollars in shareholder value, the Carbon Tracker Initiative has found.

  • ESG data files: part two - non-reported data

    05 July 2019

    What are the uses of, and potential, for non-reported or alternative data sources, asks Peter Cripps

  • Carbon Tracker creates disclosure model for oil & gas

    07 May 2019

    Carbon Tracker Initiative has set out what best-practice climate risk disclosure by upstream oil and gas companies should include, after the think-tank found that not one of these companies is providing close to the level of detail needed by investors.

  • People Moves: BNP Paribas, Boralex, ICG

    14 December 2018

    BNP Paribas Asset Management has hired Carbon Tracker Initiative head of research and managing director Mark Lewis.

  • Losing faith in fossil fuels

    05 October 2018

    The Church of Sweden Pension Fund applies strict fossil fuel exclusion criteria to its investments and allows scope for a relatively large tracking error in its pursuit of sustainable returns. Carl Cederberg, the fund's CEO, explains why to Michael Hurley