Sector Focus

Policy & Regulation, Sector Focus

At the limits of energy efficiency policy, energy providers see opportunity

April 14, 2022
Energy providers have spotted an opportunity in the heat pump sector after...
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Sector Focus

Healthcare stewards see success on access to vaccines

April 7, 2022
The pandemic has brought the issue of global access into the mainstream...
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Policy & Regulation, Sector Focus

How ESG regulation is reshaping mining

March 2, 2022
The sector that extracts the resources needed to power a greener economy...
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Sector Focus

The campaign against charcoal

February 22, 2022
Koko Networks’ CEO on the benefits of scaling up ethanol cooking fuel...
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Sector Focus

Meet the ESG disruptors

February 17, 2022
From measuring impact to allowing individual savers to voice their stance on...
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Policy & Regulation, Sector Focus

Europe's gas crisis and the green transition

January 19, 2022
While the debate over EU plans to include gas and nuclear as...
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Capital Flows, Sector Focus

Is Burberry’s new ESG loan a sign of changing times? 

19/01/2022
Consumer and investor pressure is beginning to move parts of the fashion industry to a more sustainable space, as corporates can no longer hide behind lack of relevant data After... Read more
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Comment, Sector Focus

Carbon capture 'one quarter of the decarbonisation cake'

18/01/2022
Climeworks’ co-CEO Jan Wurzbacher on how the world is running out of energy options Alongside the widespread focus on the decarbonisation of industry sits the carbon removal project, whereby existing... Read more
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Sector Focus

Investors facing up to the social costs of fast fashion

15/12/2021
Fast fashion is big business but often negatively associated with workers’ rights issues. Can interested investors successfully ensure they are not contributing to poor working conditions? Fast fashion is an... Read more
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Sector Focus

2022: a tech boom and a greenwashing backlash?

15/12/2021
Market research company Forrester’s annual predictions report forecasts an array of new digital offerings next year, and that regulators will get tough on ESG classifications As the post-pandemic recovery gathers... Read more
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Alessandra Pasini, CFO of Snam
Comment, Sector Focus

Energy group Snam moves ahead with green transition

08/12/2021
Renewable energy infrastructure as well as clear asset definitions are essential in a green and just economy At the end of November, Italian energy infrastructure group Snam announced it had... Read more
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