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OECD Green Growth Division Contents Urban Green Growth, special planning and land use: OECD Insights Blog: Playing the Long Game The Green Growth and Sustainable Forum, 9- 10 November, 2016 Other OECD Green Growth events: Global Forum on Environment & Economic Growth, 24 & 25 October, 2016 Latest publications [...]
UK government creates policy unit for social investment and responsible business || Green bond round-up: BNP Paribas, TD Bank, TenneT, Kommuninvest
RI Alert - October 11th, 2016 RI News: › UK government sets up unit to develop policy on social investment and responsible business › Green Bond Round-up, October 11: BNP Paribas, TenneT, TD Bank, Kommuninvest [...]
We are eager to announce some exciting 2DII-related news and highlight 5 events we will take part in and sponsor: News Swiss voluntary reporting guidance The Swiss government is planning to introduce voluntary climate disclosure benchmarks in the context of their planned CO2 [...]
Solactive announces the launch of the Solactive Sustainable Development Goals World Index – a new index which enables investors to gain exposure to companies that have been identified as making a significant contribution to the advancement of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). BNP Paribas plans to issue structured [...]
“Resolving the Climate Paradox” Address by Mark Carney BoE Gov & FSB Chair: Arthur Burns Memorial Lecture, Berlin 22 September 2016
Bank of England Governor - and Chair of the Financial Stability Board - Mark Carney, gave a lecture below in Berlin on 22 September that was full of useful quotes relevant to the work Climate Bonds Initiative does. The full text of the speech is available in a PDF version, including slides. Here’s the short version: Key [...]
Canada: New green bond report: Slow progress, big potential: Five action points for Governments: Convert climate goals into green investment opportunities: Meanwhile….. Ontario Announces GB No3!
“The market needs strong leadership now. 2016 will be a tell-tale year for Canada. With leadership, 2016 can be the year Canada’s green bond market really goes mainstream.” Michelle Brownlee, Smart Prosperity. Toronto Launch-Canada Edition ‘State of the Market’ Report Yesterday saw the 2016 Canada Edition State of the Market [...]
“Ethical Markets welcomes this latest ground-breaking report from the UN Inquiry on Design of a Sustainable Financial System, Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Today, we launch our follow-up annual report that reveals a doubling in policy actions over the past five years to align the global financial system with sustainable development. Policy and [...]
RENEWABLE ENERGY NEWS Do you know how to create a successful microgrid? What are the challenges and the necessary components in a microgrid? How do you use microgrid knowledge as a tool for growing your business? Are there different approaches in the United States compared to other countries? Take our course “Microgrid Design [...]
Dear Feasta newslist subscriber, We have just published a report which summarises the outcomes from the two-day event on June 8 and 9 2016 Towards Climate Safety and Justice, that was organised by Feasta, Cultivate and Trócaire. The event’s purpose was to provide a briefing on CapGlobalCarbon - a campaign organised by [...]
GGKP Knowledge Update – New Research on Green Growth and Fiscal Instruments, The Pathways to Green Economy and more…
Feature Story: GGKP and TERI release journal focused on green fiscal reform The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), in collaboration with the GGKP, has released a special issue of 'The International Journal on Green Growth and Development', to stir debate [...]