At One Day In July, we focus sustainable investing on the environment, recognizing the urgency of climate change and the tangible nature of the metrics available. We work to cut through the frenzied noise surrounding this growing field, while sticking to our basic principles: simplicity, low fees and personalized attention.
The Paris Agreement represents the most ambitious and comprehensive policy effort to tackle climate change to date, setting aggressive emissions and reduction goals for the 21st century.
A way of measuring the amount (in tons) of CO2 emissions within the context of economic activity.
Fossil fuels are non-renewable energy sources formed over hundreds of millions of years as prehistoric plants and animals decayed under layers of sand, clay and rock.
As we burn oil and natural gas today, breaking the bonds that hold these hydrocarbons together, we unleash energy bestowed by the sun in prehistoric times.
It has only been about 160 years since drills struck rock oil for the first time in the U.S., and just over a century since oil became our dominant source of power.
The greater the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, the more heat is trapped and the warmer the planet becomes.
Since 1880, global sea levels have risen by an estimated 8-9 inches. At least as concerning, however, is the recent acceleration in the rate of sea level rise.
Ocean acidification refers to an increase in the level of acidity in the world's ocean water. As of mid-2020, the level of global ocean acidity was approximately 8.1.
TCFD was created to help address the growing financial risk presented by climate change.
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted by U.N. member states in 2015 as part of the U.N.'s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Available for meetings in Rochester, VT and surrounding areas.
Available for meetings in Bennington, VT and surrounding areas.