15 Apr '12, 11pm

G20 urged to boost green policies to stimulate economic growth via @BusinessGreen #sustainability

Developed countries including the UK and US will today be urged to deliver clear and credible policies for stimulating green investments , as part of a major new report launched just days ahead of a crucial meeting of G20 finance ministers. The London School of Economics' Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change will today launch a report suggesting green polices can stop the private sector from "squirreling away" record levels of savings into "risk-free" assets such as solvent sovereign bonds. FURTHER READING Report: Clean energy investment at “historically low levels” Germany's KfW strengthens ties with UK Green Investment Bank "Low-carbon growth policies alone will not resolve the public debt crisis in advanced economies - but they offer an important part of a credible solution, alongside other measures including... broader economic reorganisation, structural refor...

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