Sector specific data from companies in the real economy remains insufficient, unreliable, incomparable, or non-existent. As a result, investors are not able to fully steer investment portfolios in line with sector decarbonisation pathways or to set science-based targets at the sector level.

Therefore, the UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance addresses a call to action to companies and data providers to issue specific sector data and report annually on progress using KPIs outlined in the document.