What is Carbon Tracker?

Carbon Tracker is a not for profit financial think tank aimed at enabling a climate secure global energy market by aligning capital market actions with climate reality.

“Carbon Tracker has changed the financial language of climate change.”

Carbon Tracker won the Guardian Sustainable business Award for Innovation in Communicating Sustainability in May 2014 and in May 2015.


Lost in Transition: How the energy sector is missing potential demand destruction

This report is designed to challenge the conventional thinking and linear models which dominate the current scenarios for energy futures. The greatest risks and opportunities will arise from more dramatic shifts rather than business as usual or incremental change. There is increasing investor interest in what analysis is useful to test business strategies and demonstrate resilience in a low carbon future. This follows on from engagement and resolutions at the oil majors.

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Expect the Unexpected: Mapping out the low carbon transition

Event / Past Event
July 5 2017 / 6pm - 8pm
Imperial College London

Join us for an event at Imperial College London to discuss the disruptive power of low-carbon technologies. Watch the livestream on 5th July from 6pm UK time. With the solar and electric car industries growing rapidly, and political efforts to halt climate change becoming ever more ambitious, the energy and transport sectors look set to […]

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Visualizing Energy

Event / Past Event
June 22 2017 / 16:00
Residence Palace 175 Rue de la Loi 1048 Bruxelles

REVOLVE’s flagship exhibition – Visualizing Energy – is celebrating its 5th edition this summer with a special forum gathering energy transition leaders. Our senior researcher Luke Sussams will be presenting Carbon Tracker’s latest research Expect the Unexpected alongside industry experts. The study looks at the scale-up potential of electric vehicles and solar photovoltaics and raises the following questions: […]

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What is the true purpose and potential of the pensions industry?

Event / Past Event
May 17 2017 / 09:00
Pension Insurance Corporation, 14 Cornhill, EC3V 3ND London United Kingdom

Join us for a timely Transparency Symposium aimed at to those that hope and believe that the pension capital markets could, and should, become a ‘force for good’ for our planet and society as a whole; as well as enabling the efficient provision of financial security in old age. Kathy Ryan, our co-head of institutional investor […]

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