Coal companies rely on water for cooling, and are therefore susceptible to water stress. Prudent investors would do well to isolate particularly vulnerable companies and screen their portfolios against them.
Cape Town, South Africa is poised to shut off water taps for homes and businesses in the next few months. Without better water risk measurement, management and resilience, the next "Day Zero" could be coming to other cities around the world.
Cities are growing at the same time that mobility is being disrupted. 15 of the world's leading transport and technology companies have aligned themselves with the Shared Mobility Principles, a vision for mobility that puts people first.