Australia has one of the most carbon intensive economies among developed countries, and domestic superannuation funds are large owners of fossil fuel companies. Australian investors need to engage on climate resilience, capital spending and transition strategies for the energy system, in order to actively manage climate change related risk to their portfolios and protect the long-term value of their investments. 

This report addresses the question of how best to approach climate change challenges for superannuation investments and the tools investors have for addressing climate related issues and how these tools can best be applied.