Call for Papers: Fifth Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) Annual Conference | Sustainable Infrastructure

<<<PLEASE ADDRESS ANY QUERIES TO SUSTAINABLEINFRA@WORLDBANK.ORG>> Call for Papers  Fifth Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP)  Annual Conference  SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE Hosted by the World Bank World Bank Washington DC, USA 27-29 November 2017 Deadline for submission: 15 June 2017   Infrastructure – understood to include water supply and sanitation, flood protection, roads and …

Solar weekend: C&I in California shines

Apple Agrees to Buy Solar Power From Buffett’s Nevada Utility Brian Eckhouse | January 26, 2017 Apple Inc. agreed to buy the output from a proposed 200-MW solar farm in Nevada to help power a data center in Reno. Read more » Solar Boom: 5 Leading Reasons for the Industry’s …

UNEP Inquiry

Dear friend, 2016 was the the best year ever for green finance; the task ahead in 2017 is to step up the pace. While financial institutions with assets worth tens of trillions of dollars are now committed to aligning their portfolios with the low-carbon transition and sustainable development more broadly, …

Inside Cleantech: Cleantech’s Four $1,000,000,000 Sectors | Blockchain meets Energy | 15th Anniversary | Innovation Calls – Free Electrons

Inside Cleantech Charting the Future, Connecting the Globe Keeping you in touch with key trends, companies and people January 20, 2017 Trending Topics Cleantech’s Four $1,000,000,000 Sectors Our Quarterly Investment Monitor has just been released, including a round-up for 2016 to help understand the trends driving the past year’s cleantech …

FSB TCFD Updates: Upcoming Webinars, Public Consultation open till Feb 12

The Task Force continues to gather feedback on its Recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures report through a 60-day public consultation period. The public consultation will remain open until February 12, 2017 and we welcome your participation. Have questions on the report? Please join one of our upcoming …

The Green Digital Finance Alliance

Davos, 20 January, 2017 – the ‘Green Digital Finance Alliance‘, a ground-breaking initiative to harness digital technologies in catalyzing financing that addresses global environmental challenges, was launched today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland by its two founders, Ant Financial Services Group (Ant Financial), China’s leading …