31 Jan '18, 9am

Finance experts propose major EU policy overhaul to unlock green investment surge

Finance experts propose major EU policy overhaul to unlock green investment surge

The EU should draw up clear criteria for sustainable investing and green bonds, establish a European Green Infrastructure Bank, and improve retail banking customer advice to unlock the higher levels of investment required to meet climate change targets. Those are some of the key recommendations expected in a report today from the High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance, which was tasked by the EU Commission with setting out the challenges and opportunities associated with "greening" the EU's financial policy landscape. Related articles Labour slams government plan for chemicals regulation post-Brexit Energy for Londoners: Mayor powers up £34m solar and energy efficiency plan Harvard study: Green buildings deliver nearly $6bn in health and climate benefits 'Regulate our industry', heat network developers urge government State of the Union 2018: Al Gore rejects Trump'...

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