May 16, 2013
Chinese overseas investments are rapidly increasing, A significant amount of this increasing OFDI goes to the energy and resources sectors-much of it in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
April 22, 2013
IFC expects to issue at least $1 billion in green bonds a year to support private sector investment in renewable energy, energy efficiency, and other climate-friendly sectors.
April 18, 2013
Food prices are rising, and will rise even further. So says the Worldwatch's latest Vital Signs Online Trend Report.
April 10, 2013
GLOBE 2014 – Greater International Participation and Expanded Conference Themes planned for the 13th Biennial Conference & Trade Fair on the Business of the Environment
February 24, 2013
Last week the Export-Import Bank of Korea (Kexim) issued its first “green” or climate friendly bond, the first benchmark-sized bond marketed as a green bond outside the multi-lateral development banks.
February 08, 2013
Continued uncertainty in the future of climate frameworks, political instability of the Middle East and North Africa, energy price volatility, and the global economic recession are the top 'insomnia' issues driving the world energy agenda this year.
December 15, 2012
The increase in weather-related disasters worldwide has helped galvanize attention on the need for climate change adaptation and risk mitigation.
July 23, 2012
Creeping environmental, social and governance risks a threat to financial stability, says new report. Efforts to shield the economy from volatility must be extended to include emerging sources of instability in the environmental, social, and governance realms.
July 14, 2012
This is the third in series of articles on the changes to the federal environmental assessment regime and what that means for mining in Ontario. These articles, prepared by Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP are reprinted in GLOBE-Net with the kind permission of the authors.
July 12, 2012
The United Kingdom comes in first in a new energy efficiency ranking of the world’s major economies, followed closely by Germany, Italy. Canada ranks near the bottom of the list