First Islamic green bonds expected this year
Debt market professionals in the Middle East expect to see the first 'green sukuk' – the Islamic equivalent of green bonds – issued later this year.
What is the future of high-yield green bonds?
There has been only a handful of high-yield green bonds to date, but this segment of the market has potential to grow. Impact reporting and the relaxation of restrictions on issuers are two ways in which high-yield paper may differ from investment grade issues, argue Aaron Franklin and Francesco Lione.
Block Island becomes US's first offshore wind project to reach financial close
An offshore wind venture in the US has become the first in the country to reach financial close, raising more than $290 million.
The only way is up
This year's winners in the carbon markets section of our annual rankings believe the tide has finally turned after the economic downturn in 2008 sent prices and volumes tumbling. Graham Cooper and Sophie Robinson-Tillett report
Trading in good times, and in bad
Players in the US RECs markets are bullish on pricing, but other markets are less upbeat, reports Sophie Robinson-Tillett
The results are in: Annual Market Rankings winners announced
Top brokers, dealers and service providers have been named in Environmental Finance's 15th Annual Market Rankings.
California's border trouble
California's carbon market has a problem with emissions from imported power – and there is no easy solution. Gloria Gonzalez reports