Two Years After Paris Agreement, Support for Climate Disclosure is Surging

The final recommendations of the industry-led Financial Stability Board (FSB) Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) are continuing...
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Embodied Carbon is on Governments’ Radars with Requirements Coming

Buildings are becoming increasingly energy efficient, with “net-zero” buildings on the horizon. Most efficiency gains to-date have been operationa...
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2017 Cap and Trade Auction Results: Strong Markets Continue to Generate Revenues

On December 6th, Ontario announced the results of the province’s fourth and final cap and trade auction of 2017. This was the last auction to take p...
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Caisse de Dépôt De-risks Portfolio and Supports Low-carbon Economy with New Investment Strategy

The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)—Canada’s second biggest pension fund, with more than C$285 billion under management—just an...
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Drive for Increased Climate-related Financial Disclosures Continues

Companies can no longer hide their climate risk. The Financial Stability Board (FSB) is helping to standardize the approach to reporting on climate-r...
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Ontario’s First Cap and Trade Auction Brings in $472M

On March 22, 2017, Ontario held its first greenhouse gas emissions allowance auction under the cap and trade program.  The results, released earlier...
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