FTSE Group Develops Fossil Fuel Excluding Index , Ethical Performance,May 2

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance, SRI/ESG News

Ethical Performance Email Alert – If you cannot view this email click here This week in CSR & sustainability… FTSE Group develops fossil fuel excluding index The FTSE Group claims that the move is ground-breaking and will pave the way to implementation of a total exclusion model for fossil fuel-linked …

Responsible Business Summit – save the date

Jay Owen TV Series

I am pleased to confirm our flagship Responsible Business Summit is back and will be taking place in London on May 19-20. As someone that’s attended one of previous summits I wanted to give you an update on what you can expect at RBS’14…  • Leading insight from CEOs: Board members give a different perspective …

What aren’t RBS telling us about their carbon emissions?

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

  What aren’t RBS telling us about their carbon emissions? Today we published some new research that shows that theRoyal Bank of Scotland’s carbon emissions are much higher than they say they are – if you count the emissions from the loans they make to coal, oil and gas companies around the world. …

Press Release: RBS sustainability report shows deliberate manipulation of truth by the state-owned bank

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

  Member of RBS sustainability report shows deliberate manipulation of truth by the state-owned bank Tuesday 16th April 2013 Press Release Commenting on an RBS sustainability report published last week (10th April 2013), Paul Daly, Corporate Accountability Campaigner, Friends of the Earth Scotland, said: “One third of RBS energy lending …

RESPONSIBLE INVESTOR , January 15: ESG news from around the web

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

  RI Alert – January 15th, 2013 RI Extra: › Illinois lawsuit says United Airlines runs ‘sham’ to evade tax ? Reuters › Tidal Energy Can Meet 20 Percent Of UK Electricity Needs, Report Says ? Yale Environment 360 › Poll: Europeans overwhelmingly favour renewables over shale gas ? Business Green › UK: FTSE100 …

Elster wins 110,000 water meter deal in Brazil

kristy Green Prosperity

NewNet Daily Newsletter 17 August 2012 RBS, Santander and Lloyds to give insight on banking appetite for renewable energy on 7-8 November at London investor event. Deal News Elster wins 110,000 water meter deal in Brazil Eco Environments adds solar to Cold Move sites Fisker Automotive forecasts 2013 IPO once …

Initial funding secured for 800MW Arizona hydroelectric project

kristy Greentech

20 April 2012 Deal News Initial funding secured for 800MW Arizona hydroelectric project Sungevity forms JV with Nickel Energy to enter Australian solar market ABB leads investment round for water monitoring specialist TaKaDu RBS leads UK bank lending to renewable energy PREMIUM SPI signs MOU with Greek funds for PV …