Tag Archives: ESG

Asset owners urged to ramp up climate investing pressure | ESG

Asset owners need to speak louder in terms of requiring more green investment options, according to panellists at a recent online webinar by the Asia Investor Group on Climate Change (AIGCC). The discussion coincided with AIGCC’s latest annual report on decarbonisation efforts by investors in the region. With energy transition now high on the agenda for the investment community, “I think …

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Matt Damon and WaterEquity Are Investing in the Future of Water and Sanitation

Published 10 hours ago Submitted by GreenMoney Journal Photo courtesy of WaterEquity/water.org by Elan Emanuel, WaterEquity (which emerged out of Water.org and was cofounded by actor Matt Damon and Gary White) Access to safe water and sanitation is a fundamental human right under binding international law. Yet today, a global water crisis still persists. 2.2 billion people—or 1 in 4—still …

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US EPA to Invest $20B in Climate and Clean Energy Projects for Underserved Communities

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a significant investment of $20 billion to community lenders to finance climate and clean energy projects. It is a key initiative under the agency’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund, established by the 2022 climate law. The funding is under President Biden’s Investing in America agenda that’s distributed through the National Clean Investment Fund ($14 …

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The IRS Has Billions in Enforcement Money and Increased Scrutiny Is Expected in 2024  » Dallas Innovates

Whether you’re filing for a startup, a corporation, or yourself, it’s that time of year again. And this year the Internal Revenue Service has an extra $60 billion earmarked for enforcement. The IRS is also launching compliance initiatives aimed at common taxpayer issues. What does that mean for you? Two experts, Rick Gove, Grant Thornton Principal, Tax, and EisnerAmper Partner …

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