In order to achieve climate change targets, a transition to a low-carbon world will be needed. This will transform the way we produce, distribute and consume energy.
With $130 trillion of investment into renewable energy required by 2050 to meet climate targets*, the investment opportunity is huge.
*Source: IRENA as at June 2021
*Schroder International Selection Fund is referred to as Schroder ISF.
How will a 2°C, 3°C or 4°C temperature increase impact the world?
The drivers behind the energy sector’s transition to renewables.
A fossil fuel and nuclear-free global equity fund investing in companies that are leading the charge in clean energy. Schroder Global Energy Transition Fund is a high-conviction fund comprising 30-50 companies, diversified by geography and sectors, that targets long-term, sustainable capital growth underpinned by a theme that will run for the decades ahead. Please refer to the fund prospectus for the full investment objective and policy.
The beneficiaries of clean energy are not limited solely to the energy producers. The energy transition will impact the whole supply chain, so we set our sights on energy distributors, equipment manufacturers, storage specialists and the technology companies facilitating the consumption. The result is a deep pool of investment opportunities to choose from.
Global Energy Transition
Michael Bloomberg, CEO of Bloomberg L.P, September 2018
Source: Fitch Ratings, as at 16 June 2021.
“A code red for humanity” but is it a green light for investors?
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