Carbon Issues Streaming News
AI pinpoints renewable energy resources   
April 05, 2020
Source: Albuquerque Journal - Decaying, naturally radioactive materials like uranium and potassium, along with other natural processes, also heat the core. According to the Union of Concerned Scientists, the energy given off by magma is impressive – the...
[more] 
"You can poison people and get away with it": Green New Deal co-author on poverty and climate crisis   
April 05, 2020
Source: Salon - Since the introduction and subsequent rejection of the Green New Deal, we've seen massive fires in Brazil, in California, and in Australia, all attributed to connected to the human-caused climate crisis.
[more] 
Jigar Shah on the Barriers to Energy Innovation   
April 04, 2020
Source: National Review - Bloomberg Businessweek published a brief symposium on the energy future, and I was particularly impressed by the remarks of Jigar Shah, CEO of the Carbon War Room and a well-regarded solar power ...
[more] 
Why Fauci is winning the battle for public trust (opinion)   
April 04, 2020
Source: CNN on MSN.com - The evidence was only anecdotal at that point, Fauci cautioned. Yet, just this week, the FDA provided "emergency use approval" to prescribe the drug to coronavirus patients. On a different front, Trump said last week that he...
[more] 
Severn Trent to make entire transport fleet electric by 2030   
April 04, 2020
Source: Edie - The UK's second-biggest water company has joined the Climate Group's EV100 initiative, pledging to convert 100% of its transport fleet to electric vehicles (EVs) by 2030. Severn Trent, which serves 4.4 million homes and business...
[more] 
COP26 Postponed Due to COVID-19: What Does It Mean for Global Climate Negotiations'   
April 04, 2020
Source: TriplePundit - “The response to the COVID-19 pandemic is showing that the nations of the world can come together to tackle global challenges, and that the policy landscape can shift quickly when there is sufficient political will," Alden...
[more] 
Covid-19 live blog: Clean energy industry impact, stories from the field, useful links   
April 04, 2020
Source: RenewEconomy - Thursday, March 26: International carbon prices have tumbled amid fears that a Covid-19 induced economic downturn will curb industry demand for carbon allowances, says RepuTex. But is the ...
[more] 
U.S. allowing longer shifts at nuclear plants during pandemic   
April 04, 2020
Source: Boston.com - But Edwin Lyman, a nuclear power expert with the Union of Concerned Scientists watchdog group, called proposals like Basso’s “alarming.” “I hope that the NRC will conduct due diligence on industry claims...
[more] 
News related to 'Sign up to edie's next webinar masterclass on net-zero implementation'   
April 04, 2020
Source: Edie - Available to watch on demand: edie's TCFD webinar with Landsec, Avara Foods and CDSB Experts from Avara Foods, Landsec and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) discussed how businesses should interact with the...
[more] 
Almost half of all shareholders at Santos AGM back stronger emissions target   
April 04, 2020
Source: The Guardian - Emma Herd, chief executive of the Investor Group on Climate Change, said oil and gas companies had been told for years that investors expected them to address climate change in line with the Paris agreement. “The question...
[more] 
Displaying results 1 to 10 out of 20344
<< First < Previous 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50 51-60 61-70 Next > Last >>
 

Governance & Accountability Institute is a monitoring, intelligence-gathering and knowledge management center operating at the intersection of powerful forces reshaping relationships between stockholders and stakeholders, and the public corporation. The key players transforming the markets and interacting with corporate management and boards include fund owners and asset managers and their third party advisors-in sovereign wealth funds,socially responsible investment organizations, activist hedge funds, public pension funds, labor union funds, private equity firms, investment banks...and more.

G&A identifies key players, monitors their activities, conducts research, charts the players's influence on capital markets and companies, and provides news and intelligence through G&As "SustainabilityHQTM" advisory services. SustainabilityHQTM resources at the intersections of powerful capital markets players--and the public and private companies they invest in.