GIIN News, Updates, & Message from the CEO

At Impact Summit Europe, Amit Bouri, Co-Founder and CEO of the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), discusses the SDGs’ potential for shaping the market, expectations for the future of impact investing, and the factors needed to make the industry ubiquitous.  Amit Bouri Co-Founder and CEO  @AmitKBouri Read the GIIN’s Latest …

Mark your calendars for 2020 Energy Efficiency Finance Forum!

Save the Date for 2020 Energy Efficiency Finance Forum! Want to know how financing can drive a clean energy future? Join us for the 13th Energy Efficiency Finance Forum (EEFF) — the premier conference for industry leaders like you — to explore cutting-edge initiatives and major opportunities to finance projects that save …

EU Taxonomy: Platform for mainstreaming green finance: Procurement list to help drive the transition to a low carbon economy: New Opportunities for Low Carbon Capital

EU Taxonomy: Platform for mainstreaming green finance: Procurement list to help drive the transition to a low carbon economy: New Opportunities for Low Carbon Capital Green light to green investment: EU sends the signal: Opportunities as market leaders seek best practice and look to zero carbon   “The EU Taxonomy represents …

Microgrids: Our Energy Future

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this great 4 minute video description of how microgrids can lead us to a green future, produced by our partner the World Business Academy www.worldbusiness.org and inspired by its president and founder, energy expert Rinaldo Brutoco, who also serves on our global Advisory Board and co-chairs …

Greentech Media Solar Summit 2019-Overview by Brendan Cassidy

The 12th annual Solar Summit hosted by Greentech Media brought together some of the biggest names in the solar energy sector to discuss the current health and future of the market. The summit was filled with incredible keynote speakers like Hayes Barnard of Loanpal, Erin Talbot of Mosaic, Tom Werner of …

The best of Circularity 19

Taking Care of Business by Joel Makower, Chairman and Executive Editor It was, by all measures, a success: a high-energy, sold-out event attended by passionate professionals seemingly aching to become a community. Last week in Minneapolis, they did just that. That’s my take on the recent Circularity 19, where 850 …

Here comes the sun (and wind). Find more on Carbon Tracker’s latest report on Vietnam, comments on recent Vatican statement, podcast and events

New report: Here comes the sun (and wind) Independent of carbon pricing and additional air pollution regulations, new coal investments are already becoming high cost and thus are destined to become stranded assets. By 2020 it could be cheaper to invest in new solar PV than new coal and by 2021 for new onshore wind. These changing cost …

GIB News (June 2019)

NEWS Building Expertise on Developing Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), 17 June 2019 On 17 June 2019, the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in partnership with GIB, is offering a 6-week MOOC on “Building expertise on developing sustainable and resilient infrastructure“.Infrastructure decisions made today will directly impact …

ENB Update – 5 June 2019 | CCICED 2019 | Video – Green + Economy

Daily Reports The China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development (CCICED 2019) [See photos] 5 June 2019 | Hangzhou, China Many CCICED delegates stayed in Hangzhou to take part in World Environment Day celebrations, which this year addressed the theme of ‘Beat Air Pollution.’ The China National Academy …