Financed Emissions: How The Financial Industry Is Addressing Climate Change


Global banks and financial institutions, representing more than $15 trillion in assets, are collaborating in an initiative, called the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF), to develop a consistent methodology for financed emissions.

During this virtual press briefing, our guests speakers gave insight on this new financial industry effort to measure the carbon impact of loans and investments as a building block for further climate action.

Guest speakers:
Giel Linthorst, Executive Director, PCAF (Director - Guidehouse)
Ivan Frishberg, Director of Impact Policy, Amalgamated Bank

Journalists:
Rod Kuckro, Independent
Bill Loveless, Columbia University
Ken Silverstein, Forbes

Speakers

Sheila Hollis

Acting Executive Director
United States Energy Association

Llewellyn King

Creator, Executive Producer & Host
White House Chronicle

Ivan Frishberg

Director of Impact Policy
Amalgamated Bank

Giel Linthorst

Executive Director
Partnership For Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF)