Alex White, Senior Policy Officer at the Aldersgate Group, argues the UK government must intervene now to unlock private-sector investment in green infrastructure via long-term commitment, strategic public spending and issuance of a sovereign green bond.
Fergus Lyon, Deputy Director at the ESRC Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity, explores the role of government in the green economy & the additionality of public funds.
Morten Sørensen, Senior Project Finance Specialist, Financial Solutions at MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, reviews the important role of the offshore wind industry in meeting our climate targets whilst establishing a secure asset class for private debt investors.
David Harris, Group Head of Sustainable Business at London Stock Exchange Group & Head of Sustainable Investment at FTSE Russell, reviews the implications for issuers and investors of the transition to a low carbon economy.
Stephanie Maier, Director of Responsible Investment at HSBC Global Asset Management, explains how to establish an effective ‘market’ in delivering on our climate and sustainable development goals.