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Republished from USAToday.com By Anne-Marcelle Ngabirano Bill Gates warned against denying climate change and pushed for more innovation in clean energy, during an event Friday at Columbia University in New York. The billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder joined friend and fellow billionaire Warren Buffett for a question-and-answer session with students. “Certain topics are so complicated...

Republished from boardagenda.com By Gavin Hinks Investors are beginning to analyse their portfolios for climate change risk and carbon content as the issues rise up the investment agenda. What are their strategies for confronting the problem? In September last year Bank of England governor Mark Carney caused a...

Republished from boardagenda.com  David Cooke Campaign group ClientEarth has made formal complaints against two energy companies, claiming they failed to properly address climate risk in their annual reports. David Cooke, a lawyer with ClientEarth, explains why. Pressure is building on carbon-intensive companies to disclose their climate-related risks...