UK Government issues first ever Sovereign Green Bond

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, has announced the UK Government will be issuing the UK’s first ever Sovereign Green Bond, becoming the first country in the world to make TCFD-aligned disclosures mandatory.

10 November 2020

Investors urge companies to advance no-deforestation efforts

A coalition of nine financial institutions representing €1.8 trillion in assets under management is asking companies to take action to end deforestation in their supply chains, as well as to enhance supply chain traceability.

06 November 2020

China pledges carbon neutrality by 2060

China’s President Xi Jinping has pledged to peak greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 and reach net zero by 2060, emphasising the need for a “green revolution”.

06 November 2020

WGBC: Advancing Net Zero Status Report 2020

The Advancing Net Zero (ANZ) Status Report 2020, published by World Green Building Council, highlights leadership action from GBCs and the building and construction sector towards achieving total sector decarbonisation.

04 November 2020

Paving the way for flexibility

As we continue to develop and understand the challenges surrounding the transition towards a new sustainable energy future, NODES has been applying its market design to various projects across Europe.

04 November 2020

Taking the temperature of sovereign bond portfolios

Climate-related risks have been front and center for equity investors for some time—there has been growing pressure to align investments to avoid loss or even optimize opportunities related to the impact of climate change.

28 October 2020