Advancing sustainable energy solutions

Taking CO2 neutral to the next level

19 Sep 2014

Swiss Re committed itself to becoming climate neutral over a decade ago. But just being neutral is not enough. It has to be done right. This is why Swiss Re is a founding member of RE:100, an initiative of to take the use and provision of sustainable energy supplies to the next level.

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Risk management in troubled times: weather hedging to protect profits in power and gas

14 Jul 2014

European power and gas markets are facing a perfect storm of competition from renewable energy, depressed prices, excess capacity that leaves gas-fired assets idle or moth-balled, and a mild winter that further reduced demand for both the heating and power businesses. Revenue, profitability and share prices of gas and power utilities are in decline.

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