Sustainable Finance Innovation

Environmental Stewardship

Lloyd C. Blankfein, chairman and chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs, discusses Goldman Sachs' updated Environmental Policy Framework, highlighting our expanded target to deploy $150 billion to finance clean energy by 2025.

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The Wind and Solar Boom

Falling wind and solar costs are set to spur even greater investment in renewable technologies. Alberto Gandolfi of Goldman Sachs Research explains.

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Low Carbon Momentum Beyond the Paris Agreement

The transition to a Low Carbon Economy is unlikely to be derailed by the US exit from the Paris Agreement, according to Jaakko Kooroshy of Goldman Sachs Research, who says that technology—not policy—remains in the driver’s seat.

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The Renewables Story in Asia

Ankur Sahu, co-head of Goldman Sachs’ Merchant Banking Division in Asia Pacific, explains how Asia has become a critical player in addressing climate change.

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Auto 2.0

The automotive industry is on the verge of a huge disruption, says Michael Ronen, head of the Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Auto 2.0 team, thanks to the transformation of cars into electric and fully autonomous vehicles in the coming years, combined with the business model shift from car ownership to utilizing the sharing economy.

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Lithium is the New Gasoline

Bob Koort, head of Industrials and Materials research for Goldman Sachs Research, explains why lithium – the world’s lightest solid element – is the key to unleashing the mass market potential of electric vehicles.

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Edward Norton: Capitalism and Creative Disruption

From his breakout role in 1996’s Primal Fear, Academy Award nominated actor Edward Norton has gravitated towards complex characters in both film and theater, but intertwined with his public life as an actor is an entrepreneurial drive focused on solving complex problems – both in business and the nonprofit sector.

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Three Views on Impact Investing

Hugh Lawson of Goldman Sachs Asset Management is joined by Elizabeth McGeveran of the McKnight Foundation and Scott Brown of New Energy Capital to discuss sustainable investing on our podcast, Exchanges at Goldman Sachs.

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Investing in Low Carbon Asia

Ankur Sahu of the Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division discusses the outlook for Asia’s renewable energy sector on our podcast, Exchanges at Goldman Sachs.

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Niche No Longer: ESG Investing Goes Mainstream

On the this episode of our podcast, Exchanges at Goldman Sachs, John Goldstein of Goldman Sachs Asset Management explains why more and more money managers view environmental, social and governance factors as essential to a rigorous investing approach.

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Reports: The Low Carbon Economy

The future Low Carbon Economy is now as much a transformative technology shift as it is a response to environmental challenges, according to Goldman Sachs Research. Learn more about the four technologies it sees leading the charge.

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Environmental Policy Framework

We believe that a healthy environment is necessary for the well-being of society, our people and our business, and is the foundation for a sustainable and strong economy.

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