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Plant-Protein Companies Look to Asian Markets for New Growth

February 6, 2019

Institutional investors and food corporates are putting their heft behind plant-based proteins as consumers across Asia, and the world, show increased interest in the products. China, with a growing middle...

Sustainable Finance Roundup: Lots of Funding for Electric Vehicles, Charging Infra & EV Fleets

December 19, 2018

Nissan pushes V2G Technology; Bosch creates new V2X mobility unit; Utilities and governments set major renewable energy goals; Shell makes history with new climate targets

Investors and Asset Managers Sharpen Their Focus on Gender-Lens Investing

December 18, 2018

Gender-lens investing has already attracted a couple billion dollars from impact-oriented investors and the demand is growing, say Glenmede, InFaith Community Foundation, Wells Fargo Private Bank, Cambridge...

Future Mobility Forum on Dec. 12th in NYC | Gain Insight on Advanced Transport Finance & Policy Trends

December 7, 2018

Join BYD, General Motors, BMW Group, NYC DOT, ABB, FreeWire, Energy Impact Partners, XL Hybrids, ConEd, AECOM, Vision Ridge Partners, PSE&G, NYSERDA, Volta Charging, Wells Fargo and more.

Big Institutional Investors Moving Quickly Away from Carbon, See Growing Risks from Climate Change

November 8, 2018

A growing number of institutional investors are taking big steps to reduce their exposure to carbon emissions and are redirecting their capital into sustainable investments including new funds and clean...

Dire Warnings of Massive Disruption Spur Green Financing & Fundraising Activity

November 4, 2018

The growing realization regarding the risks of climate change is driving new investment activity, corporate commitments, and new sustainable investment funds being offered to institutional investors.

Asia News Update: China Boosts Renewables Target; Toyota Backs Green Fund; Green Loans Taking Hold Across Asia; BlackRock to Launch Green Fund with Focus on SE Asia; Mongolia to Get First Distributed RE System

October 10, 2018

Here’s a look at some of the major news stories about renewable energy, sustainable finance and other clean tech topics coming out of greater Asia in the past few weeks.

New Consumer Food Trends Driving Corporate R&D, M&A Activity: Cargill, SOSV & MissionPoint Partners

October 4, 2018

Growing demand for cleaner and healthier food brands is driving investment into new food brands, alternative proteins, food safety, food waste mitigation and supply chain efficiency.

Food Industry Embracing Blockchain for Safety, Organic Labeling and More

October 4, 2018

Farmers, commodity traders, food processors and others across the food & agriculture industry are making an ever-tighter embrace of blockchain technology to track food ingredients from the farmer’s...