The new Carbon Tracker report "U.S. Shale Oil and Gas: Going over the hedge?" shows that some U.S. shale oil and gas companies have limited protection from oil prices falling further, especially as their hedging positions expire in 2016.Find out more
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.
The market for thermal coal is in structural decline in the United States. Squeezed out by an abundance of cheap shale gas and ever tightening pollution laws, it may be a harbinger of things to come for other fossil fuel markets globally.Find out more
During 2014, following in the footsteps of Shell and ExxonMobil, oil and gas industry association IPIECA published a “fact sheet” called “Exploring the concept of ‘unburnable carbon” in June and energy consultancy IHS Herold released a special report in July (dated September) titled “Deflating the ‘Carbon Bubble:’ Reality of oil and gas company valuation”. Carbon Tracker believe that these reports are complacent about the future for oil and gas, and understate the risks to industry business models.Find out more
How to shift the trillions? A few months ahead of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris (COP 21), the question of the trillions of dollars that will be required to limit Global Warming to 2 degrees is more pressing than ever. A growing number of private financial operators throughout the world are getting […]Find out more
Mark Campanale, Founder and Executive Director of Carbon Tracker will speak at the USSIF Annual Conference 2015, taking place in Chicago on 5th-6th May 2015.Find out more
Carbon Tracker will join the PRI for a lively discussion around the Divestment vs Engagement debate and their role in the transition to a low carbon economy, followed by networking drinks.Find out more