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Green bonds can potentially fund renewable energy: Report

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 16, 2016

With the government setting an ambitious target of 160 GW of solar and wind capacities by 2022, green bonds can be a potential option to support the funding needs, a recent report said. Green...

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Subject Tags: funding , Green Bonds

India’s green bond market surges in 2016 – CBI

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 26, 2016

India’s green bond market took off this year becoming the seventh largest labelled green bond issuer with US$2.7 billion issued as of 12 October, according to the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI...

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Renewable energy company Greenko reprices high-yield India

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 17, 2016

Indian renewable energy company Greenko has taken advantage of its Singapore ownership and surging demand for Indian credit to price $500 million of Single B rated bonds below 5%....

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Subject Tags: Green Bonds

Greenko raises $500 million via India’s first high-yield green bond issuance

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 12, 2016

Hyderabad-based Greenko Group has raised $500 million by selling green bonds to overseas investors, marking India's first high-yield issuance of its kind.


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Subject Tags: Green Bonds

NTPC raises Rs 2,000 crore via green masala bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 4, 2016

NTPC, the state-owned power generator, became the second Indian company to raise funds selling masala bonds, the rupee dominated bonds sales in overseas markets.


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Subject Tags: Green Bonds , NTPC

Why Starbucks issued its first 'sustainability' bond

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 29, 2016

Slowly but surely, U.S. companies are waking up to the notion that bonds can be a useful financing mechanism for all manner of corporate sustainability projects.


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Green bonds the new black in the market as environmental financing surges

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 28, 2016

The environmentally sensitive shoots developing in the global bonds market appear to be heading for a serious growth spurt with another record quarter of "green bonds" issuance....

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Subject Tags: Financing , Green Bonds

BRICS bank issues yuan-denominated green bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 15, 2016

The New Development Bank (NDB) of the BRICS countries, including India, today announced plans to issue green bonds in Chinese yuan to raise funds for clean energy and infrastructure projects.

The bank jointly founded by the BRICS (Brazil, India, China and South Africa...

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WWF Calls for Standards for Green Bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 14, 2016

Industry standards in the Green Bond market are needed in order to overcome the “complexity and confusion” that is currently hampering investor confidence in financing green projects, new...

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Bank of China jumbo green bond shows growing Asian presence

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 8, 2016

Bank of China's $3 billion multi-currency green bond underlines Asia's rapidly growing share of global green funding as countries such as China and India, among the world's biggest polluters,...

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