Sustainable Insurance Forum to Develop Guidance on Climate Risks

Last week 10 insurance regulators gathered at the Sustainable Insurance Forum (SIF) in Kuala Lumpur to develop guidance so that insurance firms can respond effectively to climate risks. Supervisors taking part included those from Australia, Brazil, France, Morocco, the Netherlands, Singapore, South Africa and the UK as well as California …

GreenMoney Nov17_The Money Stories Issue

And the winner is… As this issue goes out I have just returned from the annual SRI Conference. In the coming months we’ll share more from that event. This year I was one of four nominees for the 2017 SRI Service Award which recognizes an individual for outstanding contributions to …

Everything You Need To Know About COP23

Greetings from Bonn, Germany, where we’ll be joining more than one hundred We Are Still In signatories over the next two weeks of UN climate talks. These annual international climate talks are critical to making progress on the global climate crisis – they allow countries to report on progress to …

ENB on the Side – UN Climate Change Conference 2017 – Issue #1

Coverage of Selected Side Events at the UN Climate Change Conference 2017 Issue No. 1 – Tuesday, 7 November 2017 Events covered on Monday, 6 November 2017 Visit our IISD/ENBOTS Coverage for Monday, 6 November 2017 at: http://enb.iisd.org/climate/cop23/enbots/6nov.html Together for Climate Solutions, Opening of the German Pavilion Presented by the …

Singapore Launch of Two Sustainable Finance Reports – 15 November

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this event and the upcoming reports from the UN Inquiry. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” UN Environment and the International Institute of Green Finance of the Central University of Finance and Economics, China, would like to invite you to the Singapore launch of the China Green Finance Progress …

Vanguard CEO McNabb to Join Bloomberg, Schapiro for SASB Symposium Keynote

The agenda for the upcoming SASB Symposium has been finalized! We are happy to announce that Bill McNabb, Chairman and CEO of Vanguard Group, will join in a keynote conversation with previously announced speakers Mary Schapiro, Co-Vice Chair, SASB Foundation Board, former chairman, SEC, and Michael Bloomberg, Chairman, SASB Foundation …

“Hey COP23: Bitcoin Miners Exploding CO2 Emissions!”

“Hey COP23: Bitcoin Miners Exploding CO2 Emissions!” © Hazel Henderson 2017 New Scientist reports Bitcoin miners conspicuous consumption of (mostly fossil-based) electricity at 23.07 terawatts annually, see “Bitcoin Energy Bill Matches Ecuador’s!” “Thus, COP23’s newest challenge is from the growing speculative bubble of Bitcoin and the rush to additional cryptocurrencies. Distrust in governments, their …