Guidelines, webinars, websites, documents - explore our Environment resources.


Key Resources for Climate Change

1989 Resolution from ICCR members referencing climate change

Invested in Change: Faith-Consistent Investing in a Climate-Challenged World. ICCR's white paper explains how ICCR members and other investors promote improved corporate practices on climate change.

ICCR's Insights for Investors Working for Bolder Intervention on Climate Change. How shareholder engagement can be used to drive corporate innovation in addressing climate change.

Faith-Based Statements on Climate Change

Divestment Alone Won't Beat Climate Change: Harvard Business School Blog

Policy Engagement Toolkit: Walden Asset Management and Calvert Investments' resource for investors wishing to engage companies about potential conflicts with their lobbying and political spending activities.

Banks and Climate Change: Part of the Solution or Part of the Problem?

The Price of Denial. Investor actions to mitigate against the threat of global warming.

Carbon Score. From Climate Counts, a science-based ranking of corporate climate emissions.

Turn Down the Heat: Why a 4C Warmer World Must be Avoided. World Bank report on the devastating environmental and economic impacts of a too-warm world.

40 Years of Environmental Stewardship. A 40-year timeline illustrating ICCR engagement on environmental initiatives.

Investing to Curb Climate Change:  A Guide for the Individual Investor. USSIF's (The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment) Investor Guide on Climate Change.

Cleantech Redefined: Why the Next Wave of Cleantech Infrastructure, Technology and Services Will Thrive in the 21st Century

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's Fifth Assessment Report 

The International Energy Agency. A range of excellent resources on climate change.


Key Resources for Environmental Justice

Mossville, LA 'Cancer Capitol'. An article from The Corporate Examiner on what ICCR members are doing to help the residents of Mossville, LA.

Newmont's Community Relations Review. ICCR encourages corporations to be more transparent with their stakeholders. Here, Newmont Mining describes its community relations policies and practices.

Key Resources for Hydraulic Fracturing

Extracting the Facts: An Investor Guide to Disclosing Risks from Hydraulic Fracturing Operations. ICCR's guide was inspired by energy companies’ requests, in dialogues with investors, for enhanced guidance on disclosure of risk management practices.

Disclosing the Facts Scorecard. The oil & gas production industry is consistently failing to report measurable reductions of its impacts on communities and the environment from hydraulic fracturing operations. 

The Marcellus Shale Coaltiion. The Coalition provides in-depth information to policymakers, regulators, media, and other public stakeholders on the positive impacts responsible natural gas production is having on families, businesses, and communities across the region.



Invested in Change

How investors help create climate change solutions.