Policy and Regulation

Policy & Regulation

Is climate regulation triggering financial instability?

January 31, 2023
Policymakers are attempting to steer the financial sector away from supporting fossil...
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Policy & Regulation

Explainer: MEPs vote on bank ESG disclosures and ‘one-for-one’ rule

January 30, 2023
MEPs back ESG risk disclosures for banks but fail to support a...
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Policy & Regulation

Regulatory Round-up: EU votes on banks' ESG disclosures; Mexico bans solar geoengineering experiments

January 26, 2023
Members of the European Parliament’s Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (Econ)...
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UK competition regulator to relax rules for companies collaborating on climate

January 26, 2023
The Competition and Markets Authority announces consultation on new antitrust guidance for...
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Environmental law NGO calls for ban on carbon offsets marketing

January 26, 2023
ClientEarth is calling for the proposed EU anti-greenwashing directive to introduce a...
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European Parliament committee backs sustainability due diligence for financial companies

January 25, 2023
Rules on companies’ social and environmental responsibilities across supply chains will apply...
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Trade body criticises ‘dangerous’ European electricity market proposals

25/01/2023
Eurelectric, the federation of Europe’s electricity industry, says the reforms are rushed and the European Commission proposals do not take a long-term view. Pressure on energy supplies caused by the... Read more
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Will NGOs’ alternative EU green taxonomy influence investment?

24/01/2023
Non-governmental organisations dissatisfied with the European Commission’s inclusion of gas and nuclear in its sustainable finance tool have published their own taxonomy. The EU green taxonomy was supposed to make... Read more
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Policy & Regulation, Sector Focus

UK should introduce green farming subsidies, says think-tank

24/01/2023
Farming reforms that ‘balance food, nature and climate action’ and include fairer financial support are the best solution out of five possible scenarios, says Green Alliance. With payments to UK... Read more
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Policy & Regulation, Sector Focus

Indian financial sector falling behind country’s climate ambitions, says study

23/01/2023
A new report finds that India’s major financial institutions have limited understanding of environmental issues such as greenhouse gas emissions or transition risks. Indian financial institutions are making limited efforts... Read more
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Why IMF’s head wants to lock world’s biggest emitters in a room

20/01/2023
Carbon pricing is vital if the huge amounts of financing needed to cut emissions and ramp up renewables is to be deployed, agreed experts in Davos, as the IMF’s Kristalina... Read more
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