Unlocking the Potential of Philanthropic and Family Office Capital for Investing in Climate Solutions

Philanthropic and family office investors are well positioned to play an important role in the transition to a clean economy, but to date, the pace of progress has not yet met the need.  The Climate Solutions Collaborative (C2C), through our Re-Investment Institutes and other programming, works to make the field of climate investing more connective, active, and effective for philanthropic and family office investors.

Tools for Effective Investor Engagement: The Oil-Climate Index

Tools for Effective Investor Engagement: The Oil-Climate Index

Watch Debbie Gordon, Director and Senior Fellow of the Energy and Climate Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace walk through the latest version of the Oil-Climate Index, an interactive platform that provides data around the GHG impact of fossil fuels across different supply chains, geographies and other characteristics.  This information is critical to being able to effectively understand and engage portfolio companies on their climate impact.

C2C Announces $3B Commitment

C2C Announces $3B Commitment

On Thursday, June 1 as President Trump was announcing his intention to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate deal, a group of committed family offices and foundations representing over $1.3B in assets were meeting to talk about strategies for investing in climate solutions.  Organizations in the room and others across the globe are joining together to invest at least $3 billion in the companies and organizations that will end the fossil fuel era, improve all human lives and heal our atmosphere.