climate change

1 March, 2017

Watchdog worried climate disclosures will lead to ‘checklist mentality’

The UK's governance watchdog is concerned that guidance on climate change disclosure from a body set up by the G20 will encourage a "checklist mentality" and that their scale could "impair" their usef...
Statoil, Troll A oil platform

16 January, 2017

Norwegian oil fund to focus on ‘unacceptable emissions’

[caption id="attachment_263" align="aligncenter" width="1024"]

31 December, 2016

2016: the governance year in review

[caption id="attachment_3313" align="alignleft" width="300"]
Donald Trump

9 November, 2016

Trump is here. What of governance?

[caption id="attachment_2808" align="alignleft" width="300"]

2 September, 2016

Feel the heat: climate change reporting

[caption id="attachment_1653" align="alignleft" width="300"]

23 August, 2016

Energy companies deny climate change reporting claims

[caption id="attachment_1580" align="alignleft" width="300"]

30 June, 2016

Climate change deal harder after Brexit

Delivering the UK’s end of the Paris deal on climate change will be harder after the UK voted for Brexit, according to Amber Rudd, secretary of state for energy and climate change. The warning fo...

20 June, 2016

Climate of change

[caption id="attachment_1458" align="alignleft" width="900"]

13 August, 2015

Investors take a stand on climate change

[caption id="attachment_261" align="alignleft" width="300"]

28 July, 2015

Shareholders encouraged to wade in on carbon exposure

A new discussion paper from advisory body, the PRI (Principles for Responsible Investment), has found that there is a strong case for asset owners to play an effective role in reducing emissions. I...