SEC’s Ambitious Climate Agenda Stalls as US Elections Raise Stakes in New Year – Bloomberg

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s failure to complete an ambitious climate-related agenda in 2023 is making environmental activists nervous.

Less than a year before a US presidential election that could scuttle the regulator’s environmental, social and governance efforts, the SEC has yet to finish a mandate for public companies to disclose their environmental footprints. In addition, the agency’s specialized ESG enforcement task force has brought few climate cases since it was created in 2021.

Source: SEC’s Ambitious Climate Agenda Stalls as US Elections Raise Stakes in New Year – Bloomberg