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Climate group exodus unlikely to hinder climate action: IGCC

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  THURSDAY, 7 MAR 2024  |  NEWS
... comes as the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday voted 3-2 in favour of climate disclosure, excluding Scope 3 emissions, in an outcome labelled as "bare minimum". JP Morgan, Citi, Bank of America, and Wells Fargo have exited the ...

Upward trends continue despite ESG backlash

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  MONDAY, 4 MAR 2024  |  NEWS
... in many cases even significantly scaling back their ESG research efforts," he said. In the US, the SEC has expanded the scope of the 2001 Names Rule to include funds with a focus on a topic such as growth, value or ESG investment. Outside of the US ...

Business calls for 12-month climate reporting delay

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  THURSDAY, 29 FEB 2024  |  NEWS
... smaller businesses to follow in 2027-2028. The proposal includes a three-year moratorium on private litigation related to Scope 3 reporting. https://www.fssustainability.com.au/treasury-seeks-feedback-on-climate-related-financial-disclosures?q=mandatory%20climate%20reporting ...

GreenCollar makes strategic acquisition

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  MONDAY, 26 FEB 2024  |  NEWS
... markets and products." Link noted that farmers are increasingly wanting to understand how to identify and calculate the Scope 1, 2 and 3 greenhouse emissions associated with their operations. "Many farmers are understandably worried about what this means ...

Personal views influence climate decision-making

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  MONDAY, 26 FEB 2024  |  NEWS
... (61%). The region was also found to have the highest proportion of investors (82%) who self-report to be actively overlook Scope 3 emissions as a key indicator of regulatory and reputational risk. The research also found that most financiers are disregarding ...

Decarbonising aluminium key priority for Capral

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  MONDAY, 19 FEB 2024  |  NEWS
... 20 distribution centres, with turnover around $650 million, said CEO and managing director Tony Dragicevich. As of 2021, Scope 1 and 2 emissions from Australia's integrated aluminium industry - which included mining of bauxite and alumina, plus aluminium ...

Rest selects Dasseti for ESG due diligence digitisation

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 15 FEB 2024  |  NEWS
... increasingly seen as an essential part of sustainable investment due to concerns over greenwashing as well as the expanding scope mandatory ESG-related disclosures including modern slavery and the likely implementation of mandatory finance-related climate ...

Climate-committed investor group grows to $35tr AUM

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  THURSDAY, 15 FEB 2024  |  NEWS
... a third of signatories in Australia and New Zealand developed targets, and members improved engagement and disclosure of Scope 3 emissions. The survey also revealed an increase in climate policies. Over the past year the federal government agreed to ...

Green bond investors left in the dark

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  THURSDAY, 8 FEB 2024  |  NEWS
... reaching different conclusions and different reported numbers." For example, in Insight Investment's analysis of Iberdrola's Scope 1 emissions based on data from Bloomberg, using MSCI's methodology saw a 97% reduction of a green bond's carbon footprint ...

Investor group with US$2tr AUM to measure avoided emissions

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  MONDAY, 29 JAN 2024  |  NEWS
... the group, currently available data shared by companies on their direct greenhouse gas emissions and estimated indirect Scope 2 and Scope 3 emissions lacks the metrics to identify their respective contributions and to be able to compare solutions. This ...