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Green-backers: Countries making money fighting climate change

From selling their excess renewable energy to earning money from protecting their rainforests, here are the world’s green-backers profiting from measures against climate change......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2019

Green-backers: Countries making money fighting climate change

From selling their excess renewable energy to earning money from protecting their rainforests, here are the world’s green-backers profiting from measures against climate change......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2019

European politicians, CEOs urge green coronavirus recovery

European politicians, CEOs, lawmakers and activists called for green investment to restart growth after the coronavirus pandemic, saying fighting climate change and promoting biodiversity would rebuild stronger economies. Megan Revell reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 20th, 2020

The 1% gives more money to arts, culture and sports than to fighting climate change, survey of billionaires finds

Education was the top funding priority for wealthy donors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 23rd, 2020

Project Syndicate: Your electric car and vegetarian diet are pointless virtue-signalling in fighting climate change

The real way to fight climate change is to demand a vast increase in spending on green-energy research and development......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 26th, 2019

Goldman Sachs says it will support "green" initiatives more forcefully

Goldman Sachs Group Inc outlined plans on Monday to put money and advice toward projects that fight climate change or help financially disadvantaged people, with executives arguing it is not only the right thing to do but can generate income......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 16th, 2019

Goldman Sachs says it will support "green" initiatives more forcefully

Goldman Sachs Group Inc outlined plans on Monday to put money and advice toward projects that fight climate change or help financially disadvantaged people, with executives arguing it is not only the right thing to do but can generate income......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 16th, 2019

How Big a Deal Is Europe’s ‘Green Deal’

The greenest part of the world is getting even more ambitious about fighting climate change. The European Union is laying out a “Green Deal” to drive a sweeping economic transformation of the 28-nation bloc, which is home to more than 500 million p.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 11th, 2019

Pepsi’s $1 billion green bond puts it in growing ranks of big companies selling debt for climate-change initiatives

PepsiCo Inc. has priced its first-ever green bond, earmarking the proceeds from the $1 billion offering to help the food and beverage giant cut virgin-plastic use and replenish the water it consumes in making sodas and snacks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2019

Bank Of England Should Print "Green" Money To Prevent Climate Change, New Report

As if The Bank of England does not have enough on its plate - at first scaremongering Brexit .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 17th, 2018

Exxon to Show Its Green Side in Meeting with Pope Francis

Exxon Mobil will be making the case that it is becoming ‘part of the solution’ on climate change as its CEO and other oil and gas executives meet with Pope Francis this weekend to discuss the issue......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 8th, 2018

For Its Audience With the Pope, Exxon Tries on a New Hue: Green

Exxon Mobil will be making the case that it is becoming ‘part of the solution’ on climate change as its CEO and other oil and gas executives meet with Pope Francis this weekend to discuss the issue......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 8th, 2018

Exxon Puts Up $1 Million to Boost Carbon Tax

Exxon is committing $1 million over two years to promote a tax on carbon emissions by corporations, one of the few times an oil company has given money to make fighting climate change a priority in Washington......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 9th, 2018

Amazon puts $2B toward fighting climate change as it reports its own growing carbon footprint

Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) hopes the world can innovate its way out of climate change, and it will throw some serious cash at the problem to that end, the company said June 23. The company will drop $2 billion into a "Climate Pledge Fund," w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2020

Warning of ‘green swan’ risks, climate group Ceres and bipartisan supporters lay out 50-step plan for markets and regulators

A new report outlines how and why U.S. financial regulators, who are responsible for protecting the stability and competitiveness of the U.S. economy, need to recognize and act on climate change as a systemic risk.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2020

Climate change is looming. But America has lost 600,000 clean energy jobs

Public investment could help reverse the job losses while also reducing pollution and fighting climate change, experts say. Public investment could help reverse the job losses while also reducing pollution and fighting climate change, experts say......»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 13th, 2020

America has lost 600,000 clean energy jobs. Here are ideas for bringing them back

Public investment could help reverse the job losses while also reducing pollution and fighting climate change, experts say. Public investment could help reverse the job losses while also reducing pollution and fighting climate change, experts say......»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 13th, 2020

First Hawaiian Bank allows non-members to cash stimulus checks without fees

First Hawaiian Bank will cash any CARES Act stimulus checks with no fees, even if the customer does not bank with FHB, the bank announced Friday. FHB officials say they are making the change to help get the stimulus money into people’s hands as quic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2020

Why Tech-Minded Climate Groups See COVID-19 as a Trial Run for Massive Change

Reaching the Paris Agreement's lofty climate goals will require the decentralization of decision-making at all levels, say INATBA and others......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 16th, 2020

Clean energy backers, with $1M loan, keep ballot initiative on the table

Despite Gov. Kate Brown’s executive order on greenhouse gas emissions, and the coronavirus crisis, environmentalists say they could still try to place a climate measure on the November ballot. They appear to have the money to mount an effort — a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2020

Feds push use of eminent domain to force people out of flood-prone homes

The federal government is giving local officials nationwide an ultimatum: Either use eminent domain to force people out of flood-prone homes, or forfeit the chance for federal money to combat climate change, a.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMar 13th, 2020