Monday, June 22

Expecting the Unexpected: Assessing Emissions Impacts and Physical Climate Risk in a Global Pandemic

Event overview

Rhodium Group, a leading independent research provider combining economic data analytics and policy insight, provided an overview of its work tracking COVID-19’s energy and emissions impact in the US and the broader impact of climate change on the assessment of physical climate risk.

Rhodium also presented their latest analysis of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on greenhouse gas emissions and energy demand in the US across sectors and provided an overview of their approach to develop evidence-based insights into the economic impacts of physical climate risk. These methods are increasingly of interest to the investment community seeking to better understand and manage climate risk.

Event video

Event speakers

Emily Grover-Kopec

Director, Energy & Climate, Rhodium Group

Emily Wimberger

Climate Economist, Energy & Climate, Rhodium Group

Hannah Pitt

Senior Analyst, Energy & Climate, Rhodium Group