Dec 23, 2021
The Role of the Stock Exchange in Greening the Economy // S4E3
Julia Hoggett, CEO of the LSE, discusses voluntary carbon markets and the role of stock exchanges in the green economy. She believes that "the only way we get to net zero and stay there is if the entirety of the economy moves on a global basis." Going forward, she lists her three chief objectives to be creating better ESG and climate disclosure and data, growing the green economy, and supporting the just transition to low carbon and net-zero economy.
Dec 14, 2021
Sustainability Trends: Top 3 Picks for December 2021
This month Denise and Shari tackle the latest news in blended finance, carbon pricing, and green fuel for aviation and shipping.
Nov 24, 2021
Sustainability Trends: Top 3 Picks for November 2021
IFC Senior Vice President Stephanie von Friedeburg explains how COP26 impacts IFC's future strategy. Rivian IPO sparks huge interest, and billionaires Warren Buffet and Bill Gates go nuclear.
Nov 11, 2021
Raising the Standards of Climate Change Reporting // S4E2
On this episode, Denise and Shari teeter on the edge of Outrage and Optimism as they discuss corporate disclosures, reporting transparency, policy pledges, and what follows COP26 with CDP founder and podcast host Paul Dickinson.
Nov 1, 2021
Sustainability Trends: Top 3 Picks for October 2021
On the eve of COP26, hosts Denise Odaro and Shari Friedman discuss the recent IEA warning that based on current emissions pledges, the world is still on course for a 2.7C rise. Plus, this month's top public and private trends and an audience question from New York City.
Oct 14, 2021
Seeking Transparency in the Unburnable // S4E1
One key to every net zero path is comprehensive reporting, but that can't happen if key variables are excluded. For example, if you're tracking emissions, it's important to track not only the amount of carbon in the air, but how much is being burned. Another factor may be fit. That is, are market actions matching what the science is telling us? Well... are they? Carbon Tracker's Mark Campanale joins Climate Biz to dish the dirt... or perhaps the carbon.
Oct 10, 2021
Sustainability Trends: Top 3 Picks for September 2021
Join Shari and Denise as they dive into the biggest news in climate business over the last few months. They focus on the new IPCC report, climate at the UN General Assembly, and wrap up with the world's newest (and biggest) Orca plant in Iceland.
Sep 20, 2021
Navigating the Green Brick Road towards a Net Zero Path // Preview
In Season 4, Climate Biz will build upon the blueprints presented in episodes past in areas such as heating/cooling, cement, fashion, sustainability linked investing, so that together we can consider better practices, avoid past mistakes, and devise a pathway to Net Zero. Listen in to get a head start and discover where financing is looking for solutions.