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NTPC plans to mop up $250 million via green masala bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 20, 2016

NTPC is planning to sell rupee-denominated offshore green bonds to raise up to $250 million by the end of July as part of efforts by India's biggest power producer to enter renewable energy...

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Indian state-run firms to launch $1 billion masala bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 21, 2016

In an attempt to raise resources for India’s ambitious green energy programme, state-run firms, such as NTPC Ltd, Neyveli Lignite Corp. Ltd, Power Finance Corp. Ltd (PFC), Rural Electrification...

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World Bank should increase financial aid to renewable energy sector, says New and Renewable Energy Secretary, Upendra Tripathy

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 15, 2016

Global financial institutions, like the World Bank, should provide a clear roadmap and increase their financial commitment from five percent to at least 15 percent in development of India’s...

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BRICS Development Bank Plans To Issue Green Bonds Worth Up To $384 Million

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 29, 2016

The newly formed BRICS development bank is reportedly planning to float a bond issue aimed at raising funds for renewable energy projects in the member countries.


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Subject Tags: Clean Energy , Green Bonds

SkyPower Becomes Climate Bonds Partner

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 1, 2016

One of the leading global solar power projects developer, SkyPower, announced that it has joined the Climate Bonds Initiative as a partner.


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Apple is first U.S. tech company to issue green bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 23, 2016

Apple frequently uses debt rather than its flush cash coffers to finance corporate initiatives, such as stock repurchase programs — it makes sense to do so for tax reasons.

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USD 6.7bn green bonds in Jan 2016, most from China

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 10, 2016

Green bond issuance in January 2016 reached USD 6.7 billion (EUR 6bn), which marks a much better start for the year when compared to the USD 1.2 billion recorded in January 2015....

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Suzlon creates new shares as $4.95 million of bonds converted

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 9, 2016

Suzlon Energy Ltd., India’s biggest wind turbine maker, created 19.3 million new shares to cover convertible bonds that were exchanged for equity, according to a filing to the National Stock...

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Subject Tags: finance , Green Bonds , wind

Green bond issuance to top $50 bn in 2016: Moody’s

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 3, 2016

Companies globally are likely to raise over $50 billion through issuance of green bonds in 2016, up from $42.4 billion mopped up last year, Moody’s Investors Service said.


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Yes Bank plans to list $500 million green bonds on London Stock Exchange

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 20, 2016

Private sector lender Yes Bank Ltd aims to list up to $500 million green bonds on the London Stock Exchange Plc (LSE) by December and has tied up with the UK’s exchange group on debt and equity...

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