26 Mar '14, 5pm

@JimHarris @frshprnzcleantc Good win for the green guys! Thanks, Jim!

Transport is responsible for 23% of global energy emissions – reducing those emissions is vital. Of course the question is then what really is green. Are hybrids really green or is true that they have higher emissions than diesel cars if you drive them intercity? What about a Hummer hybrid, is that good (yes there was one )? And don’t we want to get everyone out of cars and on to trains instead? It just so happens we have a Low-Carbon Transport Working Group of international experts in the area tackling these issues at this very moment; all under the Climate Bonds Standard and Taxonomy . We expect to be publishing agreed criteria for low-emission vehicles later in April, along with criteria for metro rail, bus rapid transit systems and the like. From what little we know so far, the Toyota bond looks like it will meet the criteria currently being discussed; they’ve said car...

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