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India to be world's largest energy growth market by mid-2020s: Report

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 18, 2019

India will by mid-2020s surpass China as the world's largest energy growth market, accounting for over a quarter of incremental global demand, UK supermajor BP said in its annual energy outlook.The 2019 edition explores the key uncertainties that...

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China wants polluting power plants to sell their electricity contracts

By : sustainabilityo..., May 14, 2018

China plans to encourage low-efficient and polluting power plants to sell their electricity contracts to renewable energy power generators, the National Energy Administration (NEA) said in a...

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National Investment and Infrastructure Fund of India (NIIF) partners with UK govt for Green Growth Equity Fund

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 19, 2018

The government’s National Investment and Infrastructure Fund of India (NIIF) on Wednesday announced a partnership with the UK government to launch Green Growth Equity Fund (GGEF), an alternative...

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IRFC launches first US$500 million green bond on behalf of Indian Railways

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 7, 2017

Indian Railways Finance Corporation has issued its inaugural green bond on behalf of Indian Railways — the world’s fourth largest rail network.

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HSBC pledges $100 bn of finance by 2025 to combat climate change

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 7, 2017

HSBC has pledged to provide $100 billion in financing and investment by 2025 to help combat climate change, the bank said on Monday.

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Big role for U.S. at climate talks despite withdrawal from Paris deal

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 30, 2017

The United States will play a big role at global talks next month on shaping the Paris agreement on climate change, to the dismay of some nations that want Washington sidelined because of...

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