We have developed and adapted our research approach for over 25 years. Our own internal work has been added to and improved upon through collaboration with our partners. 

INFRAS (Switzerland)


INFRAS is a private, independent research and consulting company for private and public institutions since 1976. Since 2001, INFRAS and Inrate have been united in a close partnership. With its extensive expert knowledge in the area of environmental and social sustainability, INFRAS provides key insights that allow us to be at the forefront of sustainability research and analysis. Through INFRAS, we are able to access the following areas of expertise among others: climate change, renewable energies, energy efficiency, nutrition, infrastructures and health management.


The Montréal Carbon Pledge


The Pledge was launched on 25 September 2014 at PRI in Person in Montréal, and is supported by the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) and the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI). Overseen by the PRI, it aims to attract commitment from portfolios totalling US$3 trillion in time for the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21) in December 2015 in Paris.