Essays about: "Climate Investing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 50 essays containing the words Climate Investing.

  1. 1. Signalling commitment to sustainability on the mutual fund market : An investigation of the Swedish equity mutual fund market

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Mattias Andersson; Erik Bernstrup; [2020]
    Keywords : Nordic Swan Ecolabel; Equity mutual funds; Signalling; eco-labelling; sustainable investing; Svanenmärkning; Aktiefonder; Signalteori; Eko-märkning; Hållbart investerande;

    Abstract : In the midst of climate change and growing concern about social aspects, investors want to make informed sustainable choices regarding their consumption and investments. Many companies are trying to stay ahead of the curve by engaging in Corporate Social Responsibility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investments in Academic Renewable Electricity Generation Technology Spin-Offs : A Qualitative Study on High Capital Limitations for Underexplored Renewable Energy Sources

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Yann Braune; [2020]
    Keywords : Renewable Energy Generation Technologies REGT ; Underexplored Renewable Energy Sources; University Spin-Off; Funding Ecosystem; Funding Gap; Degree of Utilization; Cross-Disciplin;

    Abstract : Due to an intensified climate change discourse, renewable energy technologies find higher attention within the energy system and increasingly compete with traditional energy conversion systems. Electricity is progressively being generated through renewable electricity generation technologies (REGT) which harness naturally existing energy fluxes (wind, tide, heat, sun) and convert it to electricity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bevattning i vallodling

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Gabriel Thor; [2020]
    Keywords : grovfoder; vattenbrist; torkstress; torka; bevattningsdamm; försommartorka;

    Abstract : Denna litteraturstudie handlar om hur bevattning påverkar vallens av-kastning. Det är ett viktigt ämne att diskutera efter den extrema sommaren 2018. Med klimatförändringarna är det troligt att säsongerna blir mera vari-erande, trots det måste grovfoderförsörjningen till våra lantbruksdjur säk-ras. READ MORE

  4. 4. Green Portfolio: Optimization under environmental constraints

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Wilhelm Wachtmeister; Rutger Smith; [2020]
    Keywords : Portfolio Selection; Sustainable Investing; Equity Portfolios; Emissions Intensity; Mean-Variance Optimization; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to compare traditionally optimized equity portfolios to an alternative which takes the economic effects of environmental damage in to consideration. The comparison between the portfolios are made by their composition, in terms of economic sectors, and their characteristics, such as performance, size and risk. READ MORE

  5. 5. Climate Compensation through Forestry Initiatives: An analysis to support corporate compensation decisions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Tamsin Ekkel; [2020]
    Keywords : corporate climate compensation – forestry initiative – climate strategy – offset – inset – forest governance; Social Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : An increasing number of companies are now publicly committing to becoming carbon neutral or achieving net-zero emissions. While most organisations will focus on preventative measures to reach their targets, climate compensation will also make up part of a company’s carbon management strategy. READ MORE