Strategic Engagement & Analysis Group

Identifying and Scaling Pathways to Speed the Global Energy Transition


of corporations think climate should inform strategy


have fully committed to 1.5°C targets globally


conflicting decarbonization scenarios that organizations must navigate

We Must

Show that 1.5°C is achievable

Reinforce innovation’s transformative potential

Pursue radical collaboration for change

RMI Will

Analyze and interpret 1.5ºC scenarios to raise ambition for sectoral net-zero pathways; communicate economic reward and risk mitigation opportunities.

Produce leading research on emergent, cross-sector topics and translate theory into action via case studies and directed interventions.

Drive new modes of radical collaboration and alliances to drive more rapid system transformations.

RMI is working with global partners to create a clear, compelling, and actionable vision, grounded in real economy indicators, for the path to 1.5°C.

What We Do

We are changing the conversation about climate to one of irreversible momentum toward a new energy system that brings benefits of innovation, job creation, health, resilience, and sustainability for all. RMI's unique contribution to this narrative is providing the technical and economic rigor to support this message, together with business- and market-oriented tools to achieve it.