Smallest methane emission ever detected by satellite

GHGSat, the global leader in high resolution greenhouse gas monitoring from space, has announced the first results from its latest satellite GHGSat-C1 (“Iris”), which already indicates performance 5 times better than its predecessor.

13 October 2020

Carbon Pricing: Where are We Going?

The COVID-19 pandemic has shown the power of governments to address urgent challenges. Across the world, countries have implemented unprecedented fiscal measures in response to the crisis.

07 October 2020

Scope 3 Carbon Emissions: Seeing the Full Picture

Global investors are increasingly looking to identify opportunities to mitigate climate risks and support the transition to a world of net-zero emissions. One gap in their knowledge is how to tackle emissions from the value chain of the companies in which they invest. In this blog post, MSCI explain what these emissions are, why they are so important and what action investors can take to manage such risks.

05 October 2020

ESG in Private Equity: What’s the End Game?

The upheavals of recent months — from the COVID-19 pandemic and Black Lives Matters protests, to the current wildfires out West — have put a renewed and intensive spotlight on corporate citizenship and responsibility for environmental, social and governance (ESG) action.

30 September 2020