Scope 3 data: imprecise and sometimes plain wrong
Estimates are being used to fill in holes and inaccuracies in corporate disclosures, while there are hopes satellite data will provide clarity, The Future of ESG Data heard
The Future of ESG Data conference: Scope 3 emissions double counting 'not much of an issue'
'Double counting' of emissions in Scope 3 calculations is "not much of an issue" and can actually be an "important" factor in carbon risk management, market experts told an Environmental Finance event.
TNFD's additional disclosure metrics welcomed by data providers
Additional disclosure points in the Taskforce for Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) final disclosure framework, which look to further identify social factors and 'priority locations', have been welcomed by ESG data providers.
85% of fund assets on path to 2.3°C warming, study says
MSCI, Bloomberg among big-name signatories to Japan ESG data code of conduct
Major data providers MSCI and Bloomberg are among 17 signatories to a Japanese code of conduct for ESG data, the country's regulator has revealed.
France's Article 29 inspired Clarity AI's biodiversity footprint tool
The biodiversity 'footprint' tool launched by technology platform Clarity AI was inspired by French regulation, an executive at the company has said.
SEC climate disclosure law 'to be delayed to H2'
The US Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) planned climate disclosure rules are likely to be delayed to the second half of 2023, an Environmental Finance conference heard.
CDP partners with Clarity AI