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BUSINESS: Hearing to review corporate climate disclosures

Jul 08, 2019 - Environment & Energy Daily

A House Financial Services subcommittee is set to discuss if -- and how -- companies should publicly disclose climate-related risks that may affect shares prices and earnings. On Wednesday, lawmakers will consider what information firms should share with their investors regarding environmental action and preparedness, a matter of rising prominence within financial and environmental circles. Many large companies already publish annual sustainability reports, but the possibility of mandating envir...