Our recommended read this week is McKinsey’s thought-provoking publication of its 2018 “Global Energy Perspective” reference case for energy consumption up to 2050. The five key insights from … Continue reading Recommended Read: McKinsey’s Global Energy Perspective 2018
How can cities in poor countries raise funds for major infrastructure projects? Urban experts with IIED and PwC look at two success stories and suggest how local governments can build their financial skills and credibility with investors.
As a new year opens up, Lauren Carter, Director of Climate Finance Initiatives at BEYA Capital and Co-Founder of Finance the Future looks at how new technologies and financing techniques might change the way that action on climate action is funded.
A thoughtful article by Fatima Arkin on Devex Newswire on the climate funds.
Plenty of lights in the sky. But not much ongoing illumination of the way?
Is global climate action becoming de-linked from the NDCs?
Over the past two decades, Asia has been the fastest developing region in the world. However, 1.6 billion people are still living in poverty. Can the region meet the challenges it faces to close infrastructure gaps and build cities that offer an acceptable quality of life?
A Virtuous Circle: scaling up investment in low-carbon energy Our recommended read this week is a report put out by Christian Aid at COP23 and mainly authored by … Continue reading Recommended Read: scaling up investment in low-carbon energy
What lessons can the climate finance market learn from impact investing?
As ever at COP, there were scores of announcements of launches of all kinds (some possibly relaunches…) This digest of some of the more noteworthy comes thanks to the Climate Briefing Service.