Advancing sustainable energy solutions

RE100 campaign picks up speed as Fortune 500 firms pledge to use 100% renewable energy

29 Oct 2015

A roster of corporate heavyweights have joined Swiss Re's drive to use renewable energy.

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Building energy infrastructure for extreme weather

30 Sep 2015

When Hurricane Sandy turned the lights off in Manhattan in 2012, it became clear that our energy infrastructure is not built to withstand extreme weather events. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions joined forces with Marsh & McLennan Companies and the World Energy Council to produce a series of reports about how to make our energy sources fit for the future.

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Sustainable development creates win-win situations: Swiss Re supports new UN Sustainable Development Agenda 2030

15 Sep 2015

We've got just this one Earth. Let's preserve it for future generations.

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Growing demand for renewables at Climate Week Paris

26 May 2015

RE100, an initiative for the use and provision of sustainable energy supplies was further boosted at Climate Week Paris last week. Indian tech giant Infosys, consumer goods company Unilever and clothing retailer Marks & Spencer announced that they would join Swiss Re and 15 other Fortune 500 companies in their quest to source power 100% from renewable sources.

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Swiss Re signs open letter to businesses for action on climate change

15 Apr 2015

Swiss Re's CEO Michel Li├Ęs joins 42 Fortune 500 CEOs seeking concrete steps toward a global climate deal at the 2015 UN Climate Change Conference.

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