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Renewable Energy Development in India Gets Big Boost From New Green Fund

Reuters: LONDON—Lightsource BP and Indian private equity fund Everstone Group announced on Wednesday the creation of a 500 million pound ($711 million) fund to invest in renewable energy and clean technology in India. The fund, named Green Growth Equity Fund (GGEF), was launched with an initial war chest of 240 million pounds shared equally by […]

April 19, 2018 Read More →

Report: Green Bond Market Will Grow by 30% in 2018

The Star Online (Malaysia): S&P Global Ratings said that strengthening green bond market fundamentals are likely to fuel about a 30% increase in self-labeled instruments globally in 2018. In a report published on Tuesday entitled, “Green bond issuance is expected to shoot up further,” it said that would push issuance to around US$200bil for the […]

January 30, 2018 Read More →

68% Jump Last Year in Global Green Bond Market

Reuters: Global green bond issuance rose to $163 billion last year, up 68 percent from 2016, research by Bloomberg New Energy Finance shows The market was mainly driven by new corporate debt issuance. Companies from a range of sectors sold green bonds to fund corporate sustainability measures, including development of renewable energy and energy efficiency […]

January 29, 2018 Read More →