Insurance Journal » low carbon economy http://www.insurancejournal.com Insurance Journal delivers the latest business news for the Property/Casualty insurance industry Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:18:27 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.2 CEOs of 43 Companies, Including Allianz, Call for Action on Climate Change http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2015/04/17/364818.htm Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:54:03 +0000 http://www.insurancejournal.com/?p=364818 The bosses of 43 companies including Ikea, Dow Chemical Co. and HSBC Holdings plc called for swift action on climate change, a sign businesses are prepared for a United Nations deal this year on limiting fossil fuel emissions. The chief …

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Companies May Need to Disclose Fossil-Fuel Exposure: UK Energy Secretary http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2014/12/11/349834.htm Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:02:21 +0000 http://www.insurancejournal.com/?p=349834 U.K. Energy Secretary Ed Davey called for a debate on forcing companies to disclose their exposure to fossil fuels so that investors know the risks they face as cleaner forms of energy are required. “There’s a case for making it …

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Davos Strives to Make Climate Talk More than Hot Air http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2013/01/25/278768.htm Fri, 25 Jan 2013 14:33:51 +0000 http://www.insurancejournal.com/?p=278768 Climate change is back on the global agenda, with debate in the corridors at Davos given fresh impetus by U.S. President Barack Obama and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon both highlighting it as top priority this week. Yet business leaders are …

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