Company and scenario analysis in key high-carbon sectors – New reports out now

As part of the Energy Transition (ET) Risk Project funded by the EU Commission’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, Kepler Cheuvreux and the CO-Firm conducted 2°C scenario analysis on company and valuation models for the automotive, cement and steel sectors. Their analysis found that: ·       The transition to a low-carbon economy generally is …

ASBC Headlines Earth Overshoot Day Live Stream, 8/1

“Ethical Markets, as a proud member company of ASBC and a longtime friend of the Global Footprint network, is happy to post this video  marking  another Earth Overshoot Day! As we show in our annual Green Transition Scoreboard 2018, (free  download at www.ethicalmarkets.com) there is now $9.3 trillion of private …

The world is losing the war against climate change

“Ethical Markets is encouraged to see THE ECONOMIST facing up to climate change issues, but we don’t yet see their editorial board expanding its models of traditional economic theory or finance.  The lowest-hanging fruit for direct CO2 capture is in shifting over-investment in freshwater agriculture on which our food now …

Happy Summer!

We hope you’re all enjoying your summer! The Natural Capitalism Solutions’ team has some exciting updates to share with you all. We look forward to hearing from you if you have any comments or suggestions. _________ Current Activities: Global Work: Natural Capitalism Solutions is a founding member of the Wellbeing Economy Alliance …

SDSN July 2018 Highlights

SDSN at the UN High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development The 2018 HLPF focused on the theme of Transformation Towards Sustainable and Resilient Societies. This year’s event highlighted the following SDGs: 6, 7, 11, 12, 15, and as with every year, SDG 17. Click here to learn more about …

Update to Global Current Issues and Trends: July 2018

Update to Global Current Issues and Trends for July 2018.  “GDP growth in Q1 of 2018 was 2.0%.  The GDP growth rate of 4.1% in Q2 was due to the expected “sugar high” jolt of the tax cuts and many be short-lived.” ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   Global Current Issues and …

Fellowship 2018 is coming. Plus: Rethinking regulation.

A new Fellowship! And more… Regulatory Compass: Re-thinking regulation Last week we celebrated the launch of our ground-breaking report, The Regulatory Compass: Towards a purpose-driven approach to financial regulation. The Regulatory Compass draws from the experience of the Lab’s community to argue that we need a new approach to regulation …