Macro

Europe: “Any fears of a coal rebound are now dead”

While the share of coal-fired power generation increased in EU countries last year, it did so by much less than…

Diversifying forest carbon credits reduces risk and boosts returns – study

Investors in forest carbon credits can reduce their financial risk and increase returns by establishing diversified investment portfolios in the…

US states can slash building emissions by updating energy codes with new climate funds – ACEEE

A new report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has identified the US states that are best…

EU prepares to ban greenwashing

“Carbon neutral” is a claim we are used to seeing on products these days, whether it be everyday goods or…

Schnitzer Steel tops ‘Global 100’ most sustainable corporations

US metal recycler Schnitzer Steel is the world’s most sustainable corporation, according to Canadian research company Corporate Knights’ 2023 corporate…

Methane in the net-zero crosshairs for 2023 – Bill Gates’s Breakthrough Energy Ventures

At the 2015 UN climate conference that delivered the Paris Agreement, Bill Gates announced that a coalition of 28 high-net-worth…

Weekly data: Rise in US anti-ESG policies could cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars

Understanding that integrating social and environmental considerations into business models can lead to positive returns has in recent years led…

EVs, green ammonia and plant-based proteins could supercharge net zero – study

Three “super-leverage points” could catalyse decarbonisation in sectors covering 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new report…

Europe’s oil majors investing eight times more in biofuels than hydrogen

Europe’s oil majors are investing eight times more in biofuels than in hydrogen, according to a new study on behalf…

How green bonds could turbocharge the energy transition in 2023

By providing investors with the opportunity to accelerate the energy transition while generating healthy returns, green, sustainable or “labelled” bonds…