Hitachi Capital UK has announced a new US$40 million (£29 million) green bond in support of its clean transport and renewables ambitions.
SSEN Transmission has issued its second green bond, a £500 million seven and 15-year dual tranche Eurobond.
The Green Finance Institute has announced a new partnership with the Laudes Foundation to accelerate the decarbonisation of the built environment.
The government has unveiled £10 million in funding for new green finance research hubs in a bid to position Leeds and London as “global centres for green finance”.
O&G giant Shell has backed residential renewables platform GreenCom Network’s €12 million (£11 million) funding round through its investment arm, Shell Ventures.
The Scottish National Investment Bank has been launched with net zero as a key area of investment.
The Green Finance Institute has launched a Zero Carbon Heating Taskforce, to develop a portfolio of financial solutions to unlock investment in the sector.
The Treasury Committee is relaunching its green finance inquiry, seeking additional written evidence.
The Aldersgate Group has launched a policy briefing highlighting low carbon projects could help address economic challenges following COVID-19, as the Energy Efficiency Infrastructure Group joins calls for a green recovery.