Agency FilingFinancial Regulation

Comments to the FIO on Climate-Related Financial Risk Data Collection

These comments support the Federal Insurance Office's proposal to collect information from property and casualty insurers regarding current and historical underwriting data on homeowners' insurance. This data collection would mark a critical step towards understanding how climate-related disasters may affect the availability and affordability of insurance for U.S. householders. This…
Jeffrey Fralick
December 20, 2022
Financial RegulationRisk ManagementSummary Document

Summary Report: Workshop on Physical Climate Risk and the United States Financial System

In May 2022, CarbonPlan, the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), and the Initiative on Climate Risk and Resilience Law (ICRRL) co-convened a Chatham House Rule workshop to better understand how climate science is used in risk assessment and decision-making across the financial sector. Pursuant to the rule, the meeting organizers and…
Jeffrey Fralick
August 19, 2022
Agency FilingFinancial DisclosureFinancial Regulation

Comments to the SEC from Climate Scientists/Experts on Proposed Rule on Climate-Related Disclosures

These comments from 15 climate scientists and experts discuss the science of climate change detection and attribution—the body of research that helps to characterize the role of human activity in climate change—as well as how models are used to develop climate change projections. The goal of these comments is to…
Jeffrey Fralick
June 17, 2022