Green bond round-up - 11 April
The government of Lithuania has announced plans to issue a sovereign green bond "at the end of April" to finance a 10-year, €68 million ($84 million), loan to the country's Public Investment Development Agency to fund renovations of 156 multi-apartment buildings that improve energy efficiency and reduce heating costs.
EDF eyes impact bond for Louisiana wetlands project
Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), a US advocacy group, is working on the design of an 'environmental impact bond' (EIB) to finance a coastal wetlands restoration project in Louisiana.
India, Paris and EIB add $2bn to green bond market
The European Investment Bank (EIB), has issued a €1 billion ($1.124 billion) Climate Awareness Bond maturing in 2047.
Green bond round-up, 8 February 2017
New York's Metropolitan Transport Authority (MTA) is gearing up to launch its third green bond, expected to raise $350 million.
EF BRIEFS: Swedish real estate green bond; Greencoat equity raise
A Swedish real estate firm has returned to the green bond market with its third and largest offering, raising SEK700 million ($76 million).
Water green bond issues break $10bn barrier
More than $10 billion has been raised by green bonds to be spent exclusively on water-related projects, Environmental Finance can reveal.
DC Water launches privately placed Environmental Impact Bond
DC Water has launched what it claims is the first bond issued by a US entity that links interest payments to the performance of underlying green assets.
Port of LA gears up for its inaugural green bond
The Port of Los Angeles (LA) is gearing up to launch its inaugural green bond.
Vermont set to issue $89m green bond
Vermont Educational and Health Buildings Financing Agency (VEHBFA) is set to issue an $89 million green bond, its first with a second opinion.
Advanced Topics in Green Bonds: Maximising Rewards
Green bonds issuers can maximise the benefits of such transactions by following emerging standard practices, says Philip Ludvigsen