05.02.2013 - 5 investor strategies for the carbon bubble
Two developments in the last week are turning the heat up on oil companies: HSBC released an analysis finding oil majors at significant risk from "unburnable" reserves, and a pension fund has agreed to consider divestment from fossil-fuel companies in response to NGO pressure. This signals growing concern among conventional investors that climate change could be creating a "carbon bubble" in equity markets. Concerns around carbon dioxide emissions are growing as climate science grows ever firmer on CO2's contribution to climate change. International research bodies including the International Energy Agency, or IEA model three possible scenarios for the future in terms of the number of degrees Celsius of average global warming by 2050............................................Full Article: Source
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