North America

North America

Emerging Markets for Green Solutions

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent our most ambitious development agenda ever, setting the vision, framework and targets for the transition to a sustainable...

Duke Energy Sells $1B Worth of ‘Green Bonds’

Duke Energy Carolinas has closed on $1 billion worth of “green bonds” the utility can use to finance solar projects it builds and other...

Global Green Bonds Issuance Down 30% to US$31.6b in Q3 2018

Global green bond issuance fell 30% to US$31.6bil in the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2018 from the US$45.2bil in the second quarter (Q2,...

Green Bond Sales Stutter After Rapid Growth

Sales of green bonds fell 18 per cent year on year in the third quarter of 2018, as the market for environmental finance plateaus...

Stockton Public Financing Authority to Issue Water Revenue Refunding Bonds

The Stockton Public Finance Authority on behalf of the city of Stockton Water Utility system intends to issue by negotiated sale a total of...

Clean Finance Needs to Include Traditionally ‘Dirty’ Industries

The rising tide of investor interest in green bonds – which has tripled since 2015 – and in clean finance more generally is indisputable....