Climate Action

CCC: UK struggling to keep pace with climate change impacts

The Climate Change Committee has released a comprehensive independent assessment which found that action to improve the nation’s resilience is failing to keep pace with the impacts of a warming planet and increasing climate risks facing the UK.

16 June 2021

Global trends in corporate tax disclosure

Corporate tax practices are increasingly under scrutiny from governments & investors. PRI commissioned research provides evidence that corporate tax reporting remains less developed & standardized compared to other sustainability issues.

14 June 2021

Japanese investment is ramping up Australian hydrogen energy infrastructure

Following Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group's recent investment in Australian hydrogen energy infrastructure developer H2U, the new partnership seeks to harness some of the world's best solar and wind resources to produce -- and eventually, export - unprecedented volumes of clean, zero-emission fuel.

10 June 2021

Sustainability, action: New metrics of ESG

During a time of unprecedented uncertainty and disruption, how should businesses approach the “new metrics of performance,” and how will ESG evolve in 2021?

01 June 2021

COP26: Bridging the gap of climate ambition

This FTSE Russell paper estimates that the resulting global trajectory will lead to a 2.9°C warming ‒ a level that still falls short from the “well below 2°C” Paris target.

01 June 2021

Breaking down corporate net-zero climate targets

An increasing number of companies are setting “net-zero” climate targets. In this guide, MSCI offers an analytical framework to assess companies’ decarbonization targets, including net-zero targets.

01 June 2021