2021-09-30

Climate change has displaced over 22.5 million people, more than 800 million people lack sufficient food, and over one million animal species are facing extinction. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a United Nations (UN) body for assessing the science related to climate change,...

Japanese insurance company Tokio Marine Holdings [8766:JP] will stop financing and underwriting new coal mining projects both in Japan and abroad from October, as reported by Nikkei on September 27. Last year, Japan’s three largest insurance conglomerates, namely Tokio Marine, Sompo Japan [8630:JP], and Mitsui...

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison declined to commit to a national coal phase-out, as reported by Reuters on September 26. At an interview following a summit at Washington, the Prime Minister said that emissions reduction plans were still in the works, and that he would...

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