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For Africa’s Manufacturers, Going Green May Offer Profits

Jan 19, 2022

For Africa’s Manufacturers, Going Green May Offer Profits

Climate change may cause shifts in business that unlock new opportunities.

Taking The Green Route To Shorter Commutes

Dec 15, 2021

Taking The Green Route To Shorter Commutes

Upgrades to public transport will help a Ukrainian city relieve congestion and reduce emissions.

Future of Climate Investments: Nuru Lama on Energy

Nov 19, 2021

Future of Climate Investments: Nuru Lama on Energy

We just helped finance our first sustainability linked bond with Sembcorp Industries in Singapore–this could be a new area of major growth.

Kartik Gopal on Electric Vehicles

Nov 19, 2021

Kartik Gopal on Electric Vehicles

In five years, EV sales number could go in double digits–maybe 25-to-30 percent of all sales.

Lisa Da Silva on Cities

Nov 19, 2021

Lisa Da Silva on Cities

Several major investment opportunities ahead related to climate, including housing, transport, and water.

民間資金を活用して、水道システムを強化する

Nov 3, 2021

民間資金を活用して、水道システムを強化する

豊富な水資源に恵れながら、長年の投資不足により上下水道インフラの整備が遅れているブラジルは、気候変動問題もあって水の持続的供給への懸念が高まっています。同国の水道事業者大手コルサンに対し、IFCはグリーンローン及びサステナブル・リンク・ローンを通じ、水インフラ整備に最大4億5,000万レアルを融資、さらに日本政府の支援を得て水損失の削減とエネルギー効率の改善に向けた助言サービスを行っています。

7 Steps to a Zero-Carbon Building

Nov 3, 2021

7 Steps to a Zero-Carbon Building

A project in Mexico shows what it takes for a building to go green.

Next frontiers for climate business? 5 experts’ views

Nov 3, 2021

Next frontiers for climate business? 5 experts’ views

What’s on the horizon for climate business opportunities? IFC’s in-house experts outline the sectors primed for green transformation.

Financing the Transition to Net Zero

Nov 3, 2021

Financing the Transition to Net Zero

How sustainability-linked bonds, blue loans, and other new financing tools target the climate crisis.

Building Cities’ “Green and Just Future”

Nov 3, 2021

Building Cities’ “Green and Just Future”

Cassie Sutherland of C40 explains cities’ unique role confronting climate change--and how local governments’ actions to decarbonize buildings can shift the market.