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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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477 Investors With USD $34 Trillion in Assets Urge G20 Leaders to Keep Global Temperature Rise to 1.5 Degrees Celsius
Amundi, Axa, California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), Legal & General Investment Management, Natixis Investment Managers, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, and Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management, among a record number of signatories to the Global Investor Statement to Governments on Climate Change.
Jun 26, 2019 11:20 AM ET
New Analysis: U.S. Power Sector Continues March Away From Coal
June 18, 2019 /3BL Media/ The U.S. power sector continues transitioning away from coal and toward zero-carbon energy resources, as the largest electricity producers continue to reduce air pollutant emissions and their corresponding contributions to climate change, according to a new ...
Jun 18, 2019 2:50 PM ET
At Exxon, a Failure of Governance on Climate Risk
“If some companies and industries fail to adjust to this new world, they will fail to exist.” That’s what the governors of the Banks of England and France, Mark Carney and François Villeroy de Galhau, wrote in their recent open letter on climate-related financial risks. A stark warning from two of the world’s most influential central banks, their letter underscored what many...
May 23, 2019 4:30 PM ET
Yum! Brands shows leadership among fast food peers, takes encouraging first step to mitigate its climate change impacts
Yum! Brands took “an important first step” to mitigate its impacts on climate change and align with investor expectations on greenhouse gas emission reductions, according to investors who reached an agreement today with the fast food giant.  The parent company of KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut committed to...
Apr 18, 2019 4:25 PM ET
National Climate Assessment Report: Time Is Running Out...
Late last week on the heels of the Thanksgiving holiday, the federal government released the second volume of its Fourth National Climate Assessment. The report details the present and future impacts of climate change in the U.S. by sector and by region.  The main finding? ...
Nov 28, 2018 12:00 PM ET