Practical Application of TCFD: Incorporating Physical Climate Change and Extreme Weather Risk into Portfolio Management

October 16, 2020 1:14 pm Published by

Project Leads: Kathryn Bakos and Blair Feltmate, Intact Center on Climate Adaptation, University of Waterloo - This research project builds on the report Factoring Climate Risk into Financial Valuation, to create four new Climate Risk Matrices for new sectors: (a) banking, (b) Property & Casualty (“P&C”) insurance, (c) hydro electricity generation, and (d) wind electricity generation.

The Role of Equity Investments in Financing Clean Energy Technologies in Canada

October 16, 2020 12:31 pm Published by

Project Leads: Yrjo Koskinen, Ari Pandes and Nga Nguyen, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary - This project will focus on how to enlarge and improve private equity financing (angel investing, venture capital, private equity) in Canada leading up to a successful exit (green income trusts, initial public offerings (IPOs), industry sales) for technologies that mitigate greenhouse gas emissions.