Sustainability

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Global Investor Study

17SEP 2019

How investors want fund managers to act

Fund managers should prioritise environmental issues when engaging with companies, according to a survey of over 25,000 investors

2019

AUGUST

19AUG 2019

Markets

Are we running out of time in the race against climate change?

This year, we have used up earth’s annual resource budget earlier than ever before. Have we turned up too late to win the race against climate change?

14AUG 2019

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Six reasons global cities could save the world

Far from being a contributor to climate change, cities may actually provide the solution to tackling the world’s most pressing issue.

JULY

30JUL 2019

Markets

Is sustainable air travel an electric dream?

The electrification of small planes is an exciting development, but it won’t be anywhere near enough to offset aviation’s hefty carbon footprint.

29JUL 2019

Markets

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.

24JUL 2019

Markets

Why we're at a tipping point for clean energy

Renewable energy has been around for a while but there are now three drivers working together to speed up the transition away from fossil fuels.

22JUL 2019

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Three themes driving energy transition

In this short video Mark Lacey, Head of Commodities, reveals three drivers behind the energy sector’s transition to renewables.

18JUL 2019

Markets

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.