The Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) and Ricardo Energy & Environment have recently launched a “quick-start guide” to planning for NDC implementation.
We take a look at structures that intelligently separate out risks and cashflows, and that are becoming increasingly used in the green transition
We review a new report on what’s being learned from a type of climate finance that pays out when pre-agreed results are achieved
This week, as a kind of mid-summer “holiday read”, we offer you Chapter 1 of Jeremy Leggett’s engaging new book, The Test. Can the world unite in the apparently simple task of bringing basic lighting to the unlit?
We talk to the Climate Bonds Initiative about developments and lessons learned in 2016
As countries start to wrestle with turning NDCs into investable pipeline, we talk to a leading proponent of green investment banks as vital tools for unlocking capital
In a probably unprecedented move, 18 major Dutch finance institutions invite joint action with their government and regulators to create “Highways to SDG Investing”
As 800 delegates pack the 2016 Forum of the Global Impact Investing Network, we hear a wake-up call for the financing of the Paris agreement
It could be that 85% of the finance to implement the NDCs will need to come from private sources. We talk to the UNPRI, which works with some of the largest institutional investors in the world, about how they are seeing the opportunities and obstacles
We preview developments and some possible surprises in the imminent update of Bloomberg’s free survey of global trends in clean energy finance in emerging economies