Limited transparency around corporate sustainability risks can lead to investments that are bad for the environment, and investors' bottom lines.
How can the financial community better understand the financial impacts of environmental trends?
Taking the Pulse of Asia’s Financial Community
This working paper frames the key challenges to analyzing the financial impacts of emerging environmental trends in South and Southeast Asia.
Financial Impacts of Energy, Water and Climate Risks on Real Estate in Asia
This report presents a framework to assess risks associated with energy security, water scarcity, and climate change for the real estate sector in Southeast Asia. It also discusses financial opportunities in the region’s growing green building market.
Financial Risks from Water Constraints on Power Generation in Asia
This report presents a framework for investors and analysts to assess the risk of impacts from water-related issues, including growing water scarcity and declining water quality, on thermal and hydroelectric power generation plants.
Environmental risks in the power, food and beverage, and real estate sectors can pose new challenges for investors.
WRI mapped water scarcity data with plant locations for the largest publicly listed power generation companies in Southeast Asia.
Financial Impacts of Climate Change and Water Scarcity on Asia’s Food and Beverage Sector
This report identifies the potential financial impacts arising from climate change and water scarcity on the food and beverage sector in South and Southeast Asia.
Despite projections, many financial analysts ignore the risks and opportunities associated with environmental trends. ENVEST seeks to change this.
Athena Ballesteros explains how international climate finance could make or break a deal in Copenhagen.