Climate and Energy

Climate and Energy

Ceres mobilizes the most influential investors and companies in tackling climate change as a sustainability issue that must be addressed at every level of business and investment planning and operations. We work with investors and companies to ramp up global sustainable investments in clean energy and sustainable food and water systems. Our investor network members also advocate for robust climate disclosure in financial filings and engage directly with companies to improve sustainability performance. This work is done across key sectors affected the most by climate change, including electric power, oil and gas, transportation, insurance and agriculture.

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Investors Talk Deforestation: Q&A With Michelle Edkins, BlackRock
Michelle Edkins is Managing Director in BlackRock’s Investment Stewardship team, which seeks to promote governance best practices that help create long-term shareholder value for clients. Ceres talked with Michelle about BlackRock’s engagement strategy on climate change and ...
Sep 12, 2020 10:45 AM ET
Ceres' Climate Week NYC 2020 Media Briefing
September 11, 2020 /3BL Media/ - As we experience another deadly and devastating hurricane and wildfire season, it is clear the climate crisis continues to wreak havoc around the globe. In 2020, carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere hit an all-time high, triple-digit temperatures in the Arctic Circle led to another warmest month on record, and the dry spring and summer heat unleashed raging...
Sep 11, 2020 10:40 AM ET
Ceres Welcomes Climate Risk Report From Subcommittee of CFTC, As Calls to Regulate Climate Change As a Systemic Financial Risk Grow Louder
Report finds climate change poses a major financial risk to U.S. economy, calls on financial regulators to incorporate climate-related risk into supervision
Sep 10, 2020 10:35 AM ET
Trump Administration Rollback of Methane Standards Is Unconscionable and Ill-Advised
August 14, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The Trump administration’s rollback of reasonable and effective oversight of methane emissions “is unconscionable – akin to saying to auto makers that seat belts and airbags are burdensome and are no longer necessary,” said Ceres CEO and President Mindy Lubber.  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency administrator Andrew Wheeler announced...
Aug 14, 2020 12:10 PM ET
New Analysis Shows Momentum Building to Decarbonize the Power Sector
Before the pandemic, power sector emissions fell eight percent as the economy grew. Coal generation continued to decline as renewable energy expanded and more corporations committed to net-zero carbon emission goals. July 8, 2020 /3BL Media/ The U.S. power sector made significant progress in the transition away from coal in 2019, driving substantial...
Jul 8, 2020 4:40 PM ET

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