CalPERS, the Nation's Largest Pension Fund, Takes Unprecedented Climate Change Action

CalPERS, the Nation's Largest Pension Fund, Takes Unprecedented Climate Change Action l Governing

By: Liz Farmer, March 17th, 2016

  • On Monday, the investment committee for California¬†Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) voted to start requiring the corporations it invests in to include people on their boards who have expertise in climate change risk management strategies. It is the first U.S. pension system to establish such a requirement.