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How does lock - in have an effect on targets?

The following is a paper from the Stockholm Environment Institute. As a preface to this information on carbon cost as a component of production metric they mention the issue of impact cost and competi...

last modified: Jordon Wallace
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Green finance opportunities in ASEAN (Nov 2017, DBS/UN Env)

Herewith I would like to share with you the latest collaborative report by DBS and UN Environment on ASEAN's Green Finance opportunities. It' is a well-illustrated report zooming into the 10 AMS in a ...

last modified: karin merle
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The Forest Resilience Bond – A new Environmental Impact Bond...

Most of the professionals working on environmental quality and green infrastructure might know the DC Environmental Impact Bond, which seeks to solve DC´s growing stormwater pollution problem with the...

last modified: Carolin Planitzer
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Corporate green bond supply - implementation experience

We need scale to tackle climate change, which requires trillions of dollars in financing. One driver and option for sustainability investment is provided by corporates which borrow from the financial ...

last modified: karin merle
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Which countries have a   national green bond policy   in pla...

Help us to compile a database on available national green bond policies   !    While the Climate Bond Initiative and ICMA both have created great reference frameworks for issuance of green bonds, sele...

last modified: karin merle
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Rate of Transition and Public Policy

If anyone is interested the following links are the best I have found so far on scheduling and deployment as it would effect financial stability ( systemic risk ) enjoy! file:///C:/Users/owner/Downloa...

last modified: Jordon Wallace
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Articulation and Proximity

The following is a quote from Perceptions of Time in Relation to Climate Change ( Sabine Pahl, Stephen Sheppard, Christine Boomsma and Christopher Groves ) 2014 .....   Psychologically distant events ...

last modified: Jordon Wallace
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ADB proposed creation of national green financing vehicles v...

In earlier posts, we discussed questions of how to make the transition from a fossil based to a low-carbon economy (Iraq case) and how to shift more investment into addressing sustainability challenge...

last modified: karin merle
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How can we break through the sound barrier of Green Bond mar...

Who is going to attend the high level Rabobank Annual Green Bond Roundtable on Monday Sept 4th, 2017? This year's key theme will be "How can we break through the sound barrier of Green Bond markets, a...

last modified: karin merle
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Fiscal, Impact Value

Risk - return includes executive rationalization of impact value as a constitutional competence question?

last modified: Jordon Wallace
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Green Bonds in Emerging Markets: An Introduction

For beginners* in the green finance field, recent presentation at the World Bank (below) provides a useful overview of green bonds.   A vault of knowledge on Green Bonds is also available at the World...

last modified: Olha Krushelnytska
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Sustainability Finance? Green Finance? Climate Finance? (ill...

In an attempt to differentiate sustainability finance, green finance and climate finance, I came across this excellent overview compiled by the European Political Strategy Center (EPSC, June 2017): Fi...

last modified: karin merle
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