Top money managers, ratings agencies scanned for climate risk

“In a survey of 500 leading asset owners last year, 85% did little or nothing to address climate risk. Only 7% had the ability to size up their carbon footprints.” Continue reading Top money managers, ratings agencies scanned for climate risk

Czech buyers of German coal plants linked to Panama Papers

“Any new buyer will be facing the climate movement’s resistance. Whether it’s Vattenfall or EPH, we won’t rest until the last mine is closed.” Continue reading Czech buyers of German coal plants linked to Panama Papers

UN: Ratify Paris climate deal or face exclusion from decisions

The EU, which is unlikely to corral its 28 members to get their Parliaments to authorise the deal before 2017, may be stuck outside the talks. Continue reading UN: Ratify Paris climate deal or face exclusion from decisions

Nations Seek Rapid Ratification of Paris Climate Deal, Four-Year Lock

“Any nation wanting to withdraw will first have to wait four years – the length of a U.S. presidential term.” Continue reading Nations Seek Rapid Ratification of Paris Climate Deal, Four-Year Lock