How to invest for a low-carbon economy

In this interview Deirdre Cooper, co-manager of Ninety One Global Environment, talks to us about the fund’s decarbonisation framework, renewable energy, carbon credits and lack of choice in the UK market. Launched in December 2019, the fund’s approach is genuinely unique and is set to benefit from the massive tailwind of the some $2.4 trillion of annual spend required to meet global temperature goals.

We cover the following topics:

  • why the team chose the decarbonisation framework [0:30]
  • the impact of the Green New Deal [2:40]
  • what’s the biggest obstacle to renewable energy rollout [4:40]
  • carbon capture technology and carbon credits [7:27]
  • opportunities in the UK market [9:41]
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