Risk management

Can voluntary net-zero initiatives save us from a fossil fuel financial crash?

On 25 January, members of the European Parliament’s Economic Affairs Committee (ECON) rejected a proposal to adopt higher capital requirements…

Carbon offsets will weather the storm – Xpansiv

Xpansiv’s CBL exchange is the largest carbon offsets marketplace in the world and accounts for more than 40% of voluntary carbon…

Exclusive: Oil majors’ expansion plans pay little heed to net zero

A net-zero future will see the vast majority of the world’s energy produced from renewables such as solar and wind,…

How to reach ‘zero waste’ alongside net zero

December 2022 saw the UN General Assembly unanimously adopt a landmark resolution on 'zero waste', which was presented by Turkey…

The “Great Reclassification” of sustainable funds

On 31 May 2022, around 50 police officers raided the Frankfurt offices of Deutsche Bank’s asset management arm DWS, as…

Weekly data: Polluters are failing to back net-zero commitments with capital spending alignment

In recent years, the number of corporations committing to reach net zero by 2050 has soared, but while companies are…

COP27: Ukraine energy company DTEK maintains net-zero goal

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ItIcBzdsKuY Energy Monitor reporter Nour Ghantous (left) in conversation with Maxim Timchenko, CEO of DTEK, at COP27 in Sharm El…

1.5°C two months closer as listed companies exceed climate budgets – MSCI

Listed companies will deplete their share of the global emissions budget for limiting temperature rise to 1.5°C by December 2026,…

Is ‘24/7 carbon-free energy’ the new gold standard of decarbonisation?

On 20 October, a pioneering alliance was forged in the name of climate action that would have flown under the…

Europe on the brink of ‘disastrous’ deindustrialisation – MYTILINEOS

The loss of Russian fossil fuels from Europe’s energy mix following the Ukraine War has increased energy prices tenfold in…