Publication / 23 Sep 2016

Carbon and Energy Transition Metrics

Trucost’s robust and comprehensive set of carbon metrics help investors uncover risks and opportunities across asset classes.

Governments and capital markets are addressing the need for stronger climate change and environmental policies at a rapidly increasing rate.

Since 2014, we have seen new legislation encouraging capital flows away from fossil fuels; carbon reporting commitments; emission reduction pledges; and transition guidelines such as those for establishing the Green Financial System in China. Investors now have more reason than ever to assess the carbon embedded within their portfolios.

Portfolio footprinting is a well-established tool that identifies carbon exposure. It’s now possible to supplement traditional carbon footprint information with metrics that provide more insight on the risks of climate change and the positive contribution of certain investments as we transition to a low carbon economy. Trucost’s robust and comprehensive set of carbon metrics help investors uncover risks and opportunities across asset classes. Whether your question relates to exposure to stranded assets, investment share of greener products and renewable energy, reporting for Article 173, contribution to UN Sustainable Development Goals, or alignment with internationally agreed carbon reduction targets, Trucost’s carbon metrics will deliver the insights that can inform your management strategy.

Publication / 10 Sep 2019 Carbon Scorecard 2019

This years' Scorecard has expanded coverage to cover 13 indices and 6 metrics. For...

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25 September, 2019
Events Sustainable Investment Forum – New York – 25th September

As finance becomes the number one focus for the UN SDGs, what is your organisation doing to invest in our future?

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8 July, 2019
Events Plug and Play Europe Sustainability: July Deep Dive – 8th July – 10th July – München Germany

Please join us for the first ever Plug and Play Europe Summer Summit. This event will combine the ecosystems of six different Plug and Play programs to showcase technology trends and corporate innovation pain points within each respective industry. The result will be a large but focused event with tremendous opportunity to connect with...

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