Major shareholder: Unilever has ‘lost the plot’ in sustainability drive

Terry Smith from Fundsmith has claimed the business has become more focussed on its environmental impact than running the business

Hydropower facility
How to unlock investment needed for storage tech?

More storage tech needs to be built to stop renewable energy being wasted, says a new report

Taiwanese fund launches $2.3bn climate change pension mandate

The mandate will be one of the largest in Asia, encouraging green investment in the region

Orange launches €50m carbon fund

The fund will generate carbon credits to drive its net zero ambitions for 2040

Oxford City Council to consider £132k net zero fund

The money will go towards carbon reduction measures instead of offsetting and buying ‘green gas’

Scottish social enterprises to receive £5m boost in net zero journeys

The funding is being provided by SIS and ZWS, as part of Scottish government’s £30m third sector growth fund

Maersk freight ship
Maersk launches first €500m green bond for methanol ships

It is hoping to have methanol-powered container ships ready to go by 2024 with the new investment

‘Net zero potential lies with world’s 100 largest asset owners’

A new report claims these asset owners, with assets worth $23tn, hold the key to achieving net zero

Net Hero Podcast – The role of finance in the net zero transition

What is the City doing to combat climate change and was COP26 “the finance COP?” – we find out in this week’s Net Hero Podcast

India achieving net zero by 2070 will cost $10tn

Heavy climate finance and investment from developed countries will be critical if the nation is to decarbonise at the necessary rate, a new study finds