The quest toward improving corporate sustainability is mired by uncertainty: uncertainty of emissions volume, extreme weather events, timing of such events, and inevitably, the toll they may take on investment. This uncertainty is regarded by investors as risk.

As such data sets are fundamental to determining the size and potential impact of a corporation’s carbon footprint, a new approach to demystifying the data must be found to provide investors with the certainty they need to align their investment strategy with sustainability objectives…