BTPS acts in the best interests of its members and invests in the low-carbon economy where the Scheme’s long-term risk adjusted return requirements are met. To date dedicated investments have been made including but not exclusively as follows:
- £350million allocation to a specialist global renewable energy manager; and
- In 2011, BTPS and the UK Government seeded the Hermes GPE Environmental Innovation fund with £75million and £50million respectively making investments in UK-based, low carbon and clean technology funds.
- £100m in a FTSE-All share carbon optimized index