NEWS: Diverting fossil fuel subsidies into low carbon technology could bridge the green investment gap, say researchers
Bank tells RTCC it is working with groups to design accessible financing for small-scale renewable energy projects
Former Mexico President Felipe Calderon says global infrastructure spend must be sustainable if we are to meet the climate change challenge
Debut Asset Owner’s Disclosure Project finds a third of funds have no climate change policy, and many of those that do cannot back it up with actions.
Candid comments and calls to slash red tape suggest increased urgency at the UN climate finance workshop’s final session.
The UK business lobby group the CBI, has said climate change action and the green economy can go hand in hand with economic growth but governments need to play their part.
With billions of dollars in climate finance being mobilised to Alice Harrison from anti-corruption NGO Transparency International explains why the future we want is one without bribes.
Ed Nusbaum, CEO of Grant Thornton International and Nathan Goode, head of environment, energy and sustainability at Grant Thornton UK explain what’s holding back investment in the green economy.
The Aldersgate Group brought together a group of corporate leaders including Unilever, Microsoft and PepsiCo, and gave them 100 seconds to pitch an idea for a sustainable future. Food, energy and water security all featured but which would win the day?
Industry leaders welcome progress in renewable technologies such as wave and tidal but warn that over optimism could damage industry.
The UK solar subsidy fiasco exemplifies the crucial role of policy in raising funds to fight climate change and promote low-carbon sustainable development.
Yvo de Boer says absence of private money will leave fight against climate change “in big trouble”.
$260 billion spent on clean energy in 2010 but renewables policy support is flagging.
European Investment Bank throws weight behind UK’s Thanet Offshore project.
£34bn project receives cross party support as US and China plans falter
Climate change protection integrated into landmark infrastructure proposal for London
Despite overtures from government and the financial sector, finding the seed capital to get off the ground can be difficult for clean, green start-ups