The MSCI Net-Zero Tracker - March 2022

The MSCI Net-Zero Tracker offers investors, companies, financial intermediaries and policymakers an objective gauge of the contribution by the world’s public companies to total carbon emissions and their progress toward a net-zero economy.

A net-zero world would mean the end of coal, but is the end of coal really in sight?

Keeping the rise in average global temperatures to 1.5 degrees Celsius (1.5°C) requires phasing out unabated coal-fired power within the next eight years in advanced economies and across the world within the 10 that follow. Though the COP26 climate conference produced new pledges to phase down coal power, coal – the largest source of energy-related greenhouse gas emissions – remains a staple of global electricity production and a key ingredient in the production of steel and other products.

You can now read the full whitepaper at the link below