Columnists: Neil McIndoe

Neil McIndoe joined Trucost in 2003 and has helped to develop investment products that take the environment into account including Deutsche Bank’s CROCI Carbon 100 and Carbon Alpha, GLG Partners’ Environment Fund and UBS’s European Carbon Optimised Index. Neil is a member of the Society of Business Economists and holds an honours degree in Economics and Economic History along with a post graduate degree in Accountancy Studies.

Mandatory Carbon Reporting Leads to Challenges, Opportunities

The UK Government committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by at least 80% (from the 1990 baseline) by 2050 under the 2008 Climate Change Act. In order to encourage companies to become more energy efficient – and assess progress – the government has introduced public reporting of carbon emissions. The direct benefits to companies from   …Continue Reading