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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Major Investors and Businesses Support Staying the Course on Strong Vehicle Rules
October 5, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Today, 36 institutional investors with over $813 billion in assets and a network of major businesses with over $400 billion in revenue, called on the Trump administration to not weaken the current light-duty vehicle fuel economy and greenhouse-gas emissions standards. The ask comes in the form of a Washington D.C.-focused ad blitz as well as letters to the U.S....
Oct 5, 2017 9:50 AM ET
Businesses Call on Trump to Reverse Decision on Federal Flood Risk Management Rule
September 13, 2017 /3BL Media/ - As the devastating climate change-fueled impacts of Hurricane Irma continue to unfold, and the financial costs of Hurricane Harvey continue to escalate, a network of businesses is calling on the Trump administration to reinstate the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard, known as FFRMS.  The standard requires federal agencies to take into account...
Sep 13, 2017 10:45 AM ET
Massachusetts Businesses Urge Lawmakers to Support Increased Renewable Energy Standard
September 12, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Massachusetts businesses are calling on state lawmakers to support an increase of the state’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) to achieve 50 percent renewable energy supply by 2030. Autodesk, Ikea, JLL, Legal Sea Food, and New Balance are among the businesses calling for more renewable energy in a ...
Sep 12, 2017 1:00 PM ET
Hurricane Harvey Starkly Exposes the Financial Burden of Climate Change on Economy, Environment and Human Health
September 1, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Hurricane Harvey, potentially the costliest disaster in U.S. history, “starkly exposes the colossal financial burden of climate change and its impacts on the economy, the environment and human health,” Ceres said in a statement today. Cynthia McHale, the director of insurance at Ceres, added: The staggering suffering and economic losses brought by...
Sep 1, 2017 11:35 AM ET
New Analysis Shows Fuel Economy and Emissions Standards Enhance Auto Industry Financial Prospects
August 10, 2017 /3BL Media/ - As disruption from new technologies, mobility models and global trends threaten financial prospects for legacy automakers, national fuel economy and emissions standards can help increase the viability and international competitiveness of domestic automakers and suppliers, according to a new analysis prepared by an independent automotive industry analyst and...
Aug 10, 2017 8:30 AM ET

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