The latest Environmental Finance News Mailer from 350 PPM is now available.
The email summarises the environmental highlights from the World Economic Forum’s 50th Annual Meeting in Davos. The theme this year was: Stakeholders for a Cohesive & Sustainable World”. Donald Trump has pledged to plant 1tn trees to help climate emergency. Prince Charles gave a powerful speech on the climate crisis. Prince Charles also outlined an initiative to encourage rapid decarbonisation and a shift towards sustainable markets. He called for ” a paradigm shift in the way the world deals with climate change”. Greta Thunberg repeated her calls for an immediate end to investments in fossil fuel exploration, fossil fuel subsidies and for investors to ditch fossil fuel assets.
We also have some updates from the 350 PPM portfolio of companies. Storelectric will be exhibiting at the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit in Paris on 12th – 13th March. This is the body, which recently awarded Storelectric as one of their Hello Tomorrow Deep Tech Pioneers. Please click on the link in the full mailer to find more information on the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit.
PGP also have some updates on their project fund.
We have included links to various articles from the environmental finance and investment arena, which we think will interest you. We have included a Bloomberg Green article, which looks at how billionaires made their fortunes by trying to stop climate change. A Daily Mail article looking at Prince Charles’s meeting with Greta Thunberg. A Carbon Brief article because it includes UK low-carbon electricity generation stalls in 2019. Finally we have an article from Energy Storage News, which details long duration CAES and the affordable energy transition. And the article is written by Mark Hewitt, Chief Technical Officer from Storelectric.
Please click on the link below to read the full Environmental Finance News Mailer.