Report Report: Banking, blind spots, carbon capture and climate risk

May 1, 2019 by  
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A new BlackRock report on assessing climate-related risks is among the standouts in the latest research.

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Fund managers worth $10.2 trillion urge oil firms to align with Paris Agreement goals

May 1, 2019 by  
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A new survey of leading fund managers reveals a large majority want oil majors to adopt Paris Agreement-compliant strategies.

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5 B corps companies using business to save our oceans

May 1, 2019 by  
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Through fishing, travel, plastic waste and more, humans are having an outsize impact on the health of our oceans’ ecosystems. Can they reverse it?

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The righteousness of the youth-led climate justice movement

April 30, 2019 by  
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A global movement being led by your company’s future employees, neighbors and customers should be of considerable interest, and more than a little concern.

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Wanted: Corporate leadership for the Green New Deal

April 30, 2019 by  
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Most businesses are staying out of the debate, but they have a substantial stake in the outcome.

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How can we get more electric trucks on the road?

April 30, 2019 by  
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New standards and new technologies could be the answer.

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Get set for take-off in electric aircraft, the next transport disruption

April 30, 2019 by  
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In Australia, electric vehicles — including airplanes — are growing rapidly. It’s time to prepare technologically and infrastructurally.

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Bank of America’s Ela Eskinazi on financing sustainability projects

March 15, 2019 by  
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How do we get the flow of capital into the right places?

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Can companies and investors see eye to eye on ESG?

March 5, 2019 by  
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If corporates and backers were to align perfectly on data, what would follow — and what are the biggest obstacles to that happening?

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Prefab ‘Bank in a Can’ delivers banking services to remote areas of Africa

January 12, 2017 by  
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People who live in rural areas of Africa in particular don’t always have access to reliable ATMs or other banking services. To help alleviate this issue, Johannesburg’s A4AC designed new prefabricated banking units called BANK IN A CAN that can be delivered to remote, rural areas. The Bank in a Can project was realized in collaboration between A4AC and FNB (First National Bank) as a banking solution for rural areas where people don’t have access to quality banking and financial services. Each prefabricated container is branded with graphics inspired by different local contexts. Related: World’s tiniest phone repair shops open in London’s iconic red telephone boxes The units are designed to be deployed in any rural or urban community and can be made operational within a few weeks. The foundations and structural infrastructure are prepared on site prior to the arrival of mobile units. The roof structure is then installed over the units. + A4AC

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