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17JUN 2019

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.

2019

MAY

28MAY 2019

Markets

"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

Markets

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.

17MAY 2019

Markets

Which are the world’s most sustainable investment markets?

Schroders research finds that the biggest social and environmental benefits are achieved in countries imposing the greatest regulatory requirements, where Europe leads the way.

13MAY 2019

Markets

Climate Progress Dashboard shows further improvement, but the pace of change remains too slow

An improvement in electric car sales in China moves the dial on our progress dashboard the right way, but higher investment in oil is a setback.

APRIL

26APR 2019

Markets

Have investors missed the real revolution in electric vehicles?

Investors are focused on an anticipated boom in electric cars. The true acceleration in demand is happening elsewhere.

24APR 2019

Markets

What is the Green New Deal and what does it mean for investors?

The US Green New Deal is a highly ambitious project to tackle climate change and inequality, which we think represents a major shift in the way investors think about climate change.

16APR 2019

Markets

Infographic: Sustainability Report Q1 2019

In the latest sustainability report we provide an update on the current state of play for sugar, and look at the legalisation of cannabis and climate challenges posed by feeding the planet.