11 Jul '11, 11am

Thanks to @JeremyLeggett for the heads up - pensions' exposure to fossil fuel assets is massively underreported story

Why are the stocks and shares of carbon-intensive firms Triple-A rated when they face significant legislative, reputational and environmental risks in virtually every geography in which they operate? It is a question that is gaining traction among green investors, and one which looks set to gain fresh momentum following the release of a report today investigating how the valuation of many fossil fuel firms is based on coal, oil and gas assets that climate change policies may ultimately stop them from exploiting. FURTHER READING Gillard: Australian carbon tax promises clean energy future Exclusive: Climate Bonds group poised to launch new international standards Entitled Unburnable Carbon - Are the world's financial markets carrying a carbon bubble? , the report analyses the fossil fuel reserves of the top 100 listed coal companies and the top 100 listed oil and gas compani...

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onearth.org 12 Jul '11, 2pm

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