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SoftBank starts solar journey with 350MW deal in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 21, 2015

Nikesh Arora, president and COO of SoftBank, has started the company’s solar journey in India by bagging a 350MW deal.

SB Energy, a three way joint venture between SoftBank, Bharti Enterprises and Foxconn Technology, has bagged the NTPC bid to develop a 350MW solar...

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“We have committed to financing 500 MW of clean energy annually"

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 2, 2015

In a conversation with Sustainability Outlook, Mr. Rana Kapoor, Managing Director and CEO, YES Bank shares his thoughts on responsible banking and the outlook for sustainable financing in India especially with focus on renewable energy financing. He also...

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Six largest US banks call for strong COP21 deal and policy that recognizes cost of carbon

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 28, 2015

The six largest U.S. banking institutions on Monday called for a “strong global climate agreement” and policies that “recognize the cost of carbon.”

JP Morgan Chase Bank, Bank of America Corp., Wells Fargo, and Citibank — the four largest commercial banks with assets...

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Asian Development Bank To Double Climate Finance To $6 Billion A Year By 2020

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 28, 2015

The Asian Development Bank will significantly increase lending support for projects aimed at climate change mitigation and adaptation.

The Manila-based Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced that it would increase annual climate finance lending to $6 billion by 2020,...

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