Climate Change

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Economics

17SEP 2019

Can we avoid an energy crunch?

Huge investment is needed if we are to meet climate targets while still keeping the lights on. This creates opportunities for investors.

2019

JULY

29JUL 2019

Economics

Climate Progress Dashboard: new emissions pledges fail to change outlook

A pick-up in renewable energy capacity moves the dial in the right direction, but this is cancelled out by increased fossil fuel production and continued growth in reserves.

18JUL 2019

Economics

Turning up the heat: are investors making up for lack of public leadership?

With governments failing to display sufficient climate leadership during the G20 summit in Japan, active ownership is on the rise.

08JUL 2019

Economics

Burning ambition: The price of tackling climate change

Europe wants to become a zero-emissions economy by 2050. To remain competitive, new green border taxes may be inevitable.

JUNE

25JUN 2019

Economics

What the “prisoner’s dilemma” tells us about climate change

Game theory can help explain why action on climate change has been slow, but as protests worldwide gain momentum and interest in climate change grows, we could be nearing a tipping point.

17JUN 2019

Economics

Investors should note the approaching tipping point for renewable energy

Renewable energy may soon put downward, not upward, pressure on energy prices, prompting a much faster move away from fossil fuels.

MAY

28MAY 2019

Economics

"Flygskam" – the very real impact of climate change on Swedish airlines

Swedish airlines are just the latest industry to feel the pinch from carbon conscious consumers, through "flygskam" (flight shame).

20MAY 2019

Economics

Can Amazon really be a climate change champion?

The e-commerce giant has a chequered history when it comes to climate change, but recent steps towards carbon reduction mean we see it as a future force for good.