Fossil Fuels

Systemic Risks & Economic Solutions: Transportation

With transportation contributing ~8 gigatons of greenhouse gases (CO2 equivalent) to the atmosphere each year, the sector is a key driver of the climate [...]

Why Investing in Solutions to the Climate Crisis is the Ultimate Gender-lens Strategy, Part 2

“S” and “G” won’t matter if we don’t save the world If you missed Part 1 in this series, where we discuss the climate crisis’s [...]

Liz Lane & Garvin Jabusch on “It’s The Economy” ~ KGNU Radio

Originally aired by KGNU Radio Host Liz Lane interviews Robert Reich on his new book "The System: Who Rigged It and How to Fix It." and Green Alpha's CIO [...]

Talking Markets: Oil, Car Companies Lead List of Most Low-Carbon Patents ~ WSJ

An analysis of patent filings has shown that companies generally considered to be less environmentally friendly are the ones filing the most patents for [...]

Dear Larry Fink: It’s Time to Turn Your Words into Actions ~ Worth

Larry Fink, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BlackRock, poses for a picture. Photo by Jonathan Wong / South China Morning Post via Getty Images If [...]

The (Unintended) Darker Side of John Bogle’s Legacy ~ Worth & Financial Times

The industry titan changed the way millions of people invest, but indexing has greater implications now than it did 50 years ago. Published in Worth [...]

Green Alpha’s Annual Stakeholder Letter & 2019 Outlook

End-of-year 2018 was one of the worst that U.S. stock markets have experienced, and traders have no trouble finding reasons for pessimism. Like, maybe [...]

IPCC Recommends Economy Overhaul, Markets Don’t Care (Yet)

This week’s United Nations global warming report should’ve caused an uptick in the stocks of solar and wind energy companies. So why didn’t [...]

Index Investing: Slow-Motion Active Management ~ WealthManagement

As GE’s recent removal from the DJIA demonstrates, index turnover is constant, but it’s only in response to news active managers already [...]