Latest Climate risk Stories

2011-06-23 12:00:00

With Record 109 Resolutions Filed, Investors Achieve Strong Results on Natural Gas "Fracking," Water, Coal Ash Disposal and Oil Refinery Safety at Annual Shareholder Meetings BOSTON, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Investors achieved noteworthy victories during this year's shareholder proxy season, with a record 109 shareholder resolutions filed with 81 U.S.

2011-02-17 09:58:00

Shareholders Urge Energy Companies to Tackle Risks from Climate Change, Water Scarcity and Other Environmental Threats BOSTON, Feb.

2010-11-16 11:15:00

Investors Say Weak U.S. Policies Causing Private Capital To Go Overseas; Strong Policies Needed to Close Widening Climate Investment Gap BOSTON, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world's largest global investors have a powerful message for climate negotiators in Cancun and the new U.S.

2010-10-21 10:15:00

Los Angeles, Atlanta utilities face increasing risks, according to report's water risk assessment BOSTON, Oct.

2010-09-21 09:00:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, the Carbon Disclosure Project recognized Boeing (NYSE: BA) as one of the world's leading companies in reporting climate-change risks and taking actions to improve environmental performance.

2010-09-07 16:12:00

The UNEP Finance Initiative launches Issue 2 of the Chief Liquidity Series at World Water Week in Stockholm STOCKHOLM, Sept.

2010-03-04 10:37:00

Record Filings Follow SEC Calls for Stronger Corporate Attention to Climate Change BOSTON, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading U.S. investors today announced that they have filed a record 95 global warming shareholder resolutions with 82 U.S.

2010-01-29 10:09:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, the SEC voted to encourage companies to disclose the effects of climate change on their businesses. In response, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) U.S.

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