Tag: world issues

Invest in electric-vehicle batteries, water tech and crypto applications to ride the green wave, says UBS

An “environmental credit crunch” will challenge current levels of unsustainable consumption, ratcheting up the pressure on companies to solve climate-related problems and providing opportunities for investors, said Swiss investment bank UBS. “Urgent action is needed to combat the growing climate crisis,” the bank said in a report published on Tuesday, outlining how the economic costs […]

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Biden to pledge halving U.S. greenhouse gases by 2030

President Joe Biden will pledge to cut U.S. greenhouse gas emissions at least in half by 2030, according to reports Tuesday. It’s a vow anticipated by climate-policy watchers and one those advocates consider a crucial reflection of U.S. commitment as the White House convenes a virtual Earth Day summit for 40 world leaders. The voluntary […]

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