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Energy market scenarios of oil and gas companies – an analysis of the climate strategies and long-term scenarios of 14 international oil and gas companies – Main Report (April 2021)

This detailed report, conducted on behalf of the Swedish National Pension Fund, AP7, assesses the climate strategies of 14 International Oil Companies (IOCs), and analyses their long-term energy scenarios. The report recommends a consistent framework which IOCs can use to report to investors their views…

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Energy market scenarios of oil and gas companies – an analysis of the climate strategies and long-term scenarios of 14 international oil and gas companies – Non-technical summary (APRIL 2021)

This non-technical summary distilled from the main report, conducted on behalf of the Swedish National Pension Fund, AP7, assesses the climate strategies of 14 International Oil Companies (IOCs), and analyses their long-term energy scenarios. The report recommends a consistent framework which IOCs can use to…

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The Voluntary Carbon Market and Climate Ambition (March 2021)

This is the final report summarising the consultation process convened by Trove Research on the interaction between the Voluntary Carbon Market and national commitments under the Paris Agreement. The report follows the publication of an initial consultation document in December 2020, and three consultation workshops in Jan and Feb 2021. The document summarises opinions, analysis and provides suggestions for future work.

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The Global Voluntary Carbon Market – Dealing with the problem of historic credits (Updated Jan 2021)

This report presents the most comprehensive analysis yet on the quality and quantity of credits currently available in the voluntary carbon market. The research highlights the problem of a large supply of poor quality older credits, and proposes three ways for managing the transition to a cleaner, higher quality market.

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High Ambition Markets Accelerator – HAMA (Dec 2020)

This report summarises the outcome of two global workshops held on December 9th and 10th 2020 with Civil Society and Corporate actors. The aim of the workshops was to understand whether a “High Ambition Demand Accelerator” initiative could fill the gap in driving high corporate ambition in the context of Net Zero commitments.  The workshops helped form a subsequent project, the “High Ambition Demand Accelerator” supported by BEIS and the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation. 

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Why Investors in Oil & Gas Should Not Fear a Pivot to Renewables – Comparison of Investment Returns (April 2020).

Investors worried about falling returns when oil companies commit to moving away from fossil fuels into renewable energy should fret less. The oil and gas industry is actually not that profitable and investors should gain by the switch to renewables.

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Sustainable Investing – Mind the Gap (Dec 2016)

This work by Trove Research presents one of the most comprehensive and detailed analyses of sustainable investing undertaken to date, covering multiple asset classes including listed equities, private equity, fixed income and direct investing in infrastructure.

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