March 4th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
John Kerry, 68th United States Secretary of State and founder of World War Zero, will be attending the 4th annual Movin'On Summit in Montreal. He will be speaking at the summit on his experience battling climate change
August 12th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
BNP Paribas, the 8th largest bank in the world, has issued a new report that says a dollar invested in renewables today will produce up to 4 times as much energy as a dollar invested in oil.
June 5th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
London-based fund manager Glennmont Partners announced Tuesday that it had successfully raised €850 million ($957 million) during its Third Fund investing in clean energy infrastructure projects in Europe, the largest amount that has ever been raised for a green energy only fund with a European mandate.
May 28th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
French banking giant BNP Paribas has cut ties with electricity producers in Poland, citing their continued dependence on the coal industry and no signs of a change in strategy towards renewable forms of energy
March 15th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
The investment arm of the world's seventh-largest bank, BNP Paribas, announced plans this week to implement an enhanced coal-exclusion policy which will tighten the company's exclusion policy on companies engaged in mining thermal coal and generating electricity from coal.
January 16th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
British banking giant Barclays has revised its stance on investing in fossil fuels which includes halting investment in coal mining and coal-fired power stations, but the bank has come under fire for not going far enough, with environmental organization Greenpeace comparing its lack of action with the bank's previous stance on apartheid, saying the bank is "once again on the wrong side of history."
October 30th, 2017 | by The Beam
On Wednesday October 11th, banking giant BNP Paribas announced that it is cutting ties with companies whose main business is connected with shale and/or oil from tar sands. The move has been lauded by climate activists around the world, who are calling for other banks to follow BNP Paribas’ example
May 3rd, 2014 | by Guest Contributor
By James Lester Toyota recently issued the world’s first “green bond” of asset-backed securities in the auto industry. The $1.75 billion bond’s [&hellip