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Investments and Greenwashing: avoiding pitfalls to make an impact
What is greenwashing? When a company promotes unsubstantial and misleading green claims about its products or services, it can be called greenwashing. Often used as a smoke and mirrors ploy, greenwashing distracts customers from the reality of a company’s operations and outputs. Fossil fuel companies are infamous for it. For example, they spend vast media […]
International Earth Day: 6 climate-related actions
April 22nd marked the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day. To celebrate it, we decided to launch our first tree planting initiative. On April 22nd and 23rd, we will plant a tree for every person who invests in Clim8 to become a shareholder in our company during our crowdfunding campaign. As we navigate the […]
Supporting UN sustainable development goals while working from home
The UN Sustainable Development Goals are designed as a roadmap for a better planet with a healthier climate. We’ve picked out four of them that you can support, even while working from home! In 2015, member states of the United Nations adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to bring peace and prosperity to the planet and all people. […]
The stark similarities between Covid-19 and the climate crisis
An analysis of the similarities between the Covid-19 and climate crises, their impact on the global economy and public health, and how we can learn from the way the world has responded.
3 critical takeaways from Davos 2020 and predictions for 2021
Clim8 Invest’s CEO Duncan Grierson shares his thoughts on Davos 2020 and predictions for Davos 2021.
Fragile Earth: an astronaut’s view from space
Have you heard of the “Overview Effect“? It’s a cognitive shift in awareness reported by many astronauts while viewing the Earth from outer space. This is how NASA astronaut Rusty Schweickart described his sense of wonder the first time he saw planet Earth from space: “You realize that on that little blue and white thing […]