Two New Green Investing Options Could Help Avoid The Carbon Bubble

Two New Green Investing Options Could Help Avoid The Carbon Bubble (via Clean Technica) It’s one of the biggest hurdles facing fossil fuel divestment: Where to find sustainable investment options that create secure returns on investment in an energy market often dominated by fossil fuel companies. But thanks to action taken by two of… … [Read more...]

Recent activity shows growing appetite for Green and Climate Bonds

Recent activity is fueling the interest in climate and green bonds as more and more banks and international lending institutions see significant demand. Current estimates place the value of the green bonds market upwards of $346 billion. There’s no standard definition, format or project-type for climate/green bonds, making assessing their market presence somewhat problematic. However, the demand … [Read more...]

Massachusetts set to issue first of its kind Green Bonds

Investors have another opportunity to invest in both quality yield and quality ‘impact’, this time, right here in the U.S.  Massachusetts is set to begin offering ‘Green Bonds’ to help pay for environmentally friendly infrastructure projects. The Green Bonds are part of a $1.1 billion bond sale that will occur between Friday, May 31, and Tuesday, June 4. It will issue $100 million of Green General … [Read more...]