Risk management continues to dominate the discussion around sustainable investment, as the IEA’s prediction that peak oil demand will be hit within the decade changes the dynamic of the investment environment.
Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD)
The EU announced plans to postpone the deadline to adopt sector-specific European sustainability reporting standards (ESRS), just as the Parliament fended off an attempt to dilute their requirements.
UK-based nature intelligence monitoring company NatureMetrics has confirmed it has raised £9.8 million, weeks before the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) is due to release its final framework details.
A coalition of sustainable investors and asset managers have published a joint statement asking the European Commission to reconsider proposed changes to the EU sustainability reporting rules.
Just as companies are getting to grips with climate reporting, momentum for biodiversity disclosures has been building up globally. SG Voice has compiled a list of regulations and frameworks designed for businesses of all types.
As a critical vote on the EU Nature Restoration Law approaches, CEOs and business leaders are urging European policymakers to adopt comprehensive environmental policies and regulations.
As demand for nature and biodiversity data increase, Clarity AI and impact intelligence provider GIST Impact have partnered to enable companies to identify and measure their exposure to companies that have a negative impact on biodiversity.
While the new Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD) is going to impact thousands of companies, both within the EU and outside, only a few are ready to comply with its requirements. Mandatory reporting requirements on environmental and social impact are accelerating and new approaches must be found to meet the challenge.
Dutch startup Coolset has raised €1.5 million and launched its new automated decarbonisation platform for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
The European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) has appointed Chiara Del Prete as EFRAG Sustainability Reporting TEG (EFRAG SR TEG) chair.