Economy & Finance

Economy & Finance

Investors managing $41 trillion in assets call on governments to ramp up climate action

457 investors managing more than a third of global assets have released a joint statement urging world governments to strengthen climate policy,...

Economy & Finance

New funding for small businesses and charities to boost take up of electric vehicles

New UK funding for small businesses and charities to boost take up of electric vehicles has been announced.

Economy & Finance

The forgotten 45%: why a circular economy is key to net zero

Many people are not aware that energy only accounts for 55% of total current greenhouse gas emissions and the key to further...

Economy & Finance

Carbon offsetting – can big business do it right?

Carbon offsetting often carries a negative reputation. Should corporates seeking to achieve net zero simply steer clear completely?

Economy & Finance

Climate risk reporting: why businesses should prepare for more investor scrutiny

Climate risk disclosure, signals suggest, is of key importance for big business. But overall performance may not yet be up to par.