• UK prime minister under fire from industry for weakening climate policies

    20 September 2023

    UK prime minister Rishi Sunak announced he would delay a ban on the sales of new petrol and diesel cars and the phasing out of gas boilers, drawing a wave of criticism from investors and corporates who say the move harms plans for the transition.

  • UK green bond steps closer after 'ambitious' framework publication

    01 July 2021

    The UK government has published its green financing framework ahead of debuting its £15 billion green bond programme in September, with proposals the government called the "most ambitious of any major sovereign".

  • G7 backs mandatory TCFD reporting

    07 June 2021

    The Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors of the Group of Seven (G7) wealthy democracies have expressed their support for "moving towards mandatory climate-related financial disclosures", setting the stage for such reporting to become the norm across multiple jurisdictions.

  • News round-up: NGFS, G7, Moody's, DeSmog, and more

    07 April 2021
  • G7 finance ministers and central bank governors agree climate agenda

    07 April 2021
  • News round-up: EU ETS extension considered, API endorses carbon price, UK financial watchdog climate remit expanded... and more

    26 March 2021
  • UK implements climate consideration into all financial regulators

    26 March 2021
  • Bank of England remits updated with increased focus on environment

    04 March 2021

    The Bank of England has 'welcomed' the UK government's updated remit for its Monetary Policy Committee, which clarifies that the economic strategy of the government includes supporting the transition to a net zero emissions economy.

  • News Round Up: PGE, Access To Medicine, S&P Global Platts, and more

    24 February 2021
  • NGOs petition Bank of England to regulate fossil fuel funding

    24 February 2021