Researchers at Croatan Institute are modeling a variety of pathways to a future that transcends today's over-reliance on carbon-intensive fossil fuels. These efforts range from designing fossil-free investment portfolios to exploring the requirements for a more robust reinvestment ecosystem to support an "Appalachian Transition" beyond coal-based economies.
Exploring the relevance of the growing movement for fossil-fuel divestment and fossil-free reinvestment to the “Appalachian Transition.”
Modeling multiple pathways for colleges, foundations, and other endowed institutions to divest from fossil fuels and invest in a more resilient future.
Advising foundations on how to divest from fossil fuels and invest in a clean energy economy.
Developing a framework for institutional investors to invest in clean energy bonds.