Carney says business must come clean quickly on climate

Hellenic Shipping News | Feb 15, 2020 at 12:00 AM
  • Bank of England Governor Mark Carney called on the world’s businesses to publish strategies for cutting carbon emissions and adopting cleaner power sources by November, when world leaders meet in Scotland for U.N.-led climate talks.
  • The intentions behind it also chime with a shift of emphasis by another leading central banker, European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde.
  • Efforts by businesses, investors and financial institutions to disclose climate risk are gathering pace.