Monthly Archives: December 2015

Travel allows for collaboration and exploration

Peace TowerContributed by Dr. Dursun Can Ozcan

One of the most crucial requirements for simulation studies in the field of calcium looping carbon capture process is the accuracy of modelling assumptions. Hence, it is necessary to include reliable modelling parameters in the simulation of an actual process. While some basic data is available in the literature, specific information can be only … Read More >>

Climate change important variable for insurers/investors

sigonella-81772_1280Contributed by Jeff Graham

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney recently made headlines by telling a roomful of insurance executives that one of the top risks facing the UK economy and their financial institutions is climate change.

According to Karen Lockridge, who is a Pension Actuary and Sustainability Champion at Mercer, Carney’s comments are consistent with evolving perceptions Read More >>