While energy companies rejoiced what Trump hailed as "the start of a new era" in American energy production, environmentalists described the move as "dangerous", "embarrassing", and the single biggest attack on climate action in US history.
The media needs to do more to communicate the risks of climate change to tackle dangerously low public awareness in the English-speaking world, climate experts said in an interview at the offices of BP.
and Simon Taylor –
What's driving the low levels of commitment and ambition among governments to reduce carbon emissions? It could be the corrupting influence of vested interests, say Heinrich Böll Foundation's Lili Fuhr and Global Witness's Simon Taylor.
Assaad Razzouk –
Capital markets are punishing companies that are trying to do good today, but it’s the capital markets that will inevitably be the ones to suffer, writes Sindicatum Sustainable Resources’ CEO Assaad Razzouk.
Blair Palese –
Australia's bank regulator has stressed that climate change is a major financial risk, but Australia's Westpac bank has yet to rule out funding the controversial Adani mega coal project. That's a dangerous gamble, says 350.org Australia head Blair Palese.
There is more information available on climate change's impact on company value than widely believed, say researchers from the University of California, Davis. Should governments still mandate new disclosures?
The EAPF commissioned Trucost to assess and analyse sixteen of their active and passive equity investment portfolios, with regard to their exposure to the embedded carbon emissions within fossil fuel ...
Climate change creates a variety of risks for investors. The United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) highlighted climate and carbon risks in its 2013 report 'Portfolio Carbon: Measuring, ...
The Asean countries are at very different stages of economic growth. Members include a fully developed city state with nearly full national electricity coverage as well as several agrarian economies ...