Sustainable Energy: Risks Posed by Climate Change to the Financial System

IIEA25th November 20191min
In his address to the IIEA, Kevin McGeeney analyses the risks posed by climate change to the financial system. Mr McGeeney examines the recent developments in the renewable energy markets and discusses the emerging trend of mandatory climate-related financial risk disclosures, as proposed by the European Commission and the Financial Stability Board.



In his address to the IIEA, Kevin McGeeney analyses the risks posed by climate change to the financial system. Mr McGeeney examines the recent developments in the renewable energy markets and discusses the emerging trend of mandatory climate-related financial risk disclosures, as proposed by the European Commission and the Financial Stability Board.

About the Speaker:

Kevin McGeeney is founder and CEO of the SCB Group. SCB is the world’s largest renewable energy brokerage firm which has a number of accolades including ‘Broker of the Year’ and the ‘Environmental Deal of the Year’. Operating from the commodity capitals of the world, SCB offer commercial and financial customers brokerage services in physical, listed and Over-The-Counter commodity derivatives. He regularly speaks on CNBC television and writes articles for the Wall Street Journal.