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Investor's guide to decarbonisation: part 1 - setting a net zero plan

In the first part of our three-part series, we cover the necessary decisions and steps to be taken when designing the right strategy for your organisation.

29/08/2023
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Authors

Mervyn Tang
Head of Sustainability Strategy, APAC
Emily Petersen‎
Portfolio Director & Co-Founder of Schroders Sustainable Invest

Setting a decarbonisation strategy to reach net zero requires many related decisions which have consequences on how your portfolio is subsequently managed. No single framework is perfect for all investors, and a degree of flexibility in a decarbonisation strategy will be required to help meet all other investment objectives. Supplementary targets are a good way of capturing climate-related objectives that don’t necessary relate to the decarbonisation of a portfolio.

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Authors

Mervyn Tang
Head of Sustainability Strategy, APAC
Emily Petersen‎
Portfolio Director & Co-Founder of Schroders Sustainable Invest

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