Latest News for: Green investments


Fintech, green finance alliance to address investment woes

China Daily 19 Jun 2021
China's efforts to combine financial technologies with green finance will effectively fix the pain points of green finance and investment, although the country still faces several challenges in using financial technologies to promote the development of green finance, experts said on Friday.

The weekend read: Greek solar investment soars

PV Magazine 19 Jun 2021
An array of new investment plans were ... pv magazine explores the state of these investments and links them to the country’s general policy frameworks – most notably, Greece’s master plan to boost green investments in former lignite regions and establish a new type of economy.

SPS advises government to invest in green technology

Ghana News Agency 19 Jun 2021
Green technology has become a driver to accelerate the national economy and promote sustainable development,” Oheneba Ofori ... He said investment in environmental-friendly technology such as solar-powered products, renewable and green energy sources, ought to be taken seriously.

HIVE Expands Its Growth Strategy in Sweden by Sourcing More Green Energy

News-Press Now 19 Jun 2021
HIVE has installed itself in the historic 'Diamond Factory' in the small municipality of Robertsfors in the northern part of the country - consistent with its ESG strategy to invest in cold climate locations with access to stable, low-cost, green, and renewable energy sources.

Scottish government provides £26m to help green energy transition

BBC News 19 Jun 2021
... government to help the transition from oil and gas jobs to green energy ... As we continue to transition from oil and gas, the Energy Transition Zone will enable us to develop a world-class supply chain and create significant new green employment and investment opportunities.".

A perfect destination

Petoskey News-Review 19 Jun 2021
“No place is immune to climate change, but these cities offer a solid foundation for investing in hard infrastructure and providing frontline communities with green jobs, affordable housing and freedom from egregious climate risks,” Fast Company noted ... and green jobs.

Chelsea Flower Show to feature Cop26 garden with ‘strong political message’

ITV 19 Jun 2021
It should provide funding for research on how horticulture can best help tackle climate change and invest in education and skills to bridge the “green skills gap” and make horticulture a career to be proud of, she urged.

What the G7 message on net-zero emissions means for India

Indian Express 19 Jun 2021
Once again, “other major economies were called to adopt such commitments and join in phasing out the most polluting energy sources and scaling up investment in the technology and infrastructure to facilitate the clean, green transition”.

Property transactions

Journal Courier 19 Jun 2021
Property transactions recorded in Morgan County from June 8 through June 14.. Norma J. Kone to Justin M. Francis and Morgan H. Koss, 1525 Nursery Lane, $162,500 ... Thomas S ... Champaign Investment LLC, Eric Anderson to Ryan N. Green, 1010 N.

'A disaster in the making': Critics warn bipartisan infrastructure plan 'would facilitate a Wall Street takeover'

Raw Story 19 Jun 2021
Two-thirds of voters support raising taxes on corporations to pay for President Biden's infrastructure investment." ... On top of major investments in physical infrastructure and green energy, the $6 trillion plan would lower the Medicare eligibility age from 65 to 60 and expand the healthcare program's benefits to cover vision, hearing, and dental.

Critics Say Bipartisan Infrastructure Proposal Will Enrich Wall Street Investors

truthout 19 Jun 2021
... infrastructure investment.” ... On top of major investments in physical infrastructure and green energy, the $6 trillion plan would lower the Medicare eligibility age from 65 to 60 and expand the healthcare program’s benefits to cover vision, hearing, and dental.

Bellingham Cold Storage workers are staging a 30-hour strike. Here’s why

The Spokesman-Review 19 Jun 2021
Union workers at Bellingham Cold Storage began a 30-hour unfair labor practice strike on Friday, June 18, to try and bring the company back to the negotiating table. About 110 workers began the strike at 11 a.m ... Bellingham Cold Storage was purchased by a Seattle investment group called The Joshua Green Corp ... .

Bank of Japan announces first green investment fund

RTE 18 Jun 2021
Japan's central bank has today announced its first investment fund for efforts to address climate change, as the government works towards its new target of reaching carbon neutrality by 2050 ... The extension of business support had been widely expected, said Naoya Oshikubo, senior economist at SuMi TRUST ... .

Factbox: How central banks are responding to climate change

Reuters 18 Jun 2021
BANK OF JAPAN - While Japan's central bank remains reticent about buying green bonds it has announced it will provide funds to financial institutions that boost loans and investment for activities aimed at combating climate change ... investments in high-pollution assets.

Danish IFU agrees to develop 250MW solar power plant in India

Power Technology 18 Jun 2021
IFU Investment Director Rahul Dubey said. “The investment is in line with our ambition to create green, just and inclusive societies because it will assist India in its green transition and provide additional energy supply to more people in India, allowing them to improve their livelihood.”.