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Campaigners welcome AGM vote but warn bank's commitment must be followed up by robust framework for delivering global 2040 coal financing phase out
June 9, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
The e-commerce giant joins a growing band of corporates and governments around the world that have turned to the sustainable debt market.
May 17, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Climate Bonds Initiative predicts that the sustainable debt market will hit $1 trillion this year, but warns of a major 'gap' between investment levels and much-needed capital for climate solutions.
April 30, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Fossil fuel financing declined by 9 percent in 2020 amid the economic downturn, but campaigners warn overall trend is 'one heading definitively in the wrong direction.'
March 26, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Investment bank says it will set interim emissions reduction targets for high-carbon portfolios by end of 2022.
March 10, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
The company joins Morgan Stanley, Bank of America, and JPMorgan Chase in pledging to reduce its operations and activity in line with global climate goals.
March 4, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
But some say the action doesn't go far enough.
February 22, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
National Grid, E.On, RWE, Scottish Power, EDF and Centrica urged to follow SSE’s lead and publish dedicated strategies setting out how workers and consumers will be protected from any shocks of net zero transition.
December 29, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Climate Action 100+ investors write to 47 major US companies calling on them to ensure advocacy work aligns with the climate goals of the Paris Agreement
October 29, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
But its commitment is slammed by campaigners as 'empty' and an 'attempt to buy time' due to its failure to commit to divest from coal and oil and gas.
October 13, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
The new approach will allow investors to manage climate risk by highlighting the temperature pathways of their portfolios.
July 8, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
The University of Oxford report comes as green groups, scientists, politicians, businesses, and economists push for a green recovery to the coronavirus.
June 9, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Around a third of investors, including the world's largest asset manager, voted for changes to the oil giant's governance to help drive bolder climate action
June 2, 2020 by Cecilia Keating