Insights Paper: The Role of a UK NIB in a Green Recovery

Insights Paper: The Role of a UK NIB in a Green Recovery

Last week the UK Government announced the creation of a National Infrastructure Bank (NIB). It is a key next step in the Government’s Green Finance Strategy that launched last year - a strategy that also led to the establishment of the Green Finance Institute. Through...

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The Green Horizon Summit – The pivotal role of finance

The Green Horizon Summit – The pivotal role of finance

This month was meant to mark the start of the COP26 summit. World leaders had been expected to gather here in the UK to agree the next critical stage in the global response to the climate crisis. Nearly 200 countries would have been represented at the most important...

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Annual letter from the chair and chief executive

Annual letter from the chair and chief executive

This month marks the first anniversary of the Green Finance Institute. Ordinarily, we would celebrate such a milestone with our many friends and supporters as we did at our launch last summer during the Green Finance Summit at London’s Guildhall. These aren’t ordinary...

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The Green Finance Institute and members of the Coalition for the Energy Efficiency of Buildings (CEEB) highlight further pathways to UK Government’s energy efficiency goals

Building a Greener Future (part one)

Author: Emma Harvey, director, Green Finance Institute As the Christmas festivities fade into distant memory, households across the country will be packing away the tinsel and turning up the thermostat as the chilly weather arrives with the new year.  The cold winter...

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Green is the new black

Green is the new black

Author: Emma Harvey, director, Green Finance Institute Following a recent trip to the supermarket, I walked out with a bright green notebook that proclaimed “Green is the new Black” on its front cover.  This simple idiom brought a frequently debated question to mind:...

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Podcasts

Episode one: Dr Rhian-Mari Thomas, chief executive, Green Finance Institute
How can collaboration and a sectoral approach help drive private capital towards investing in net-zero solutions? Helen Avery is joined by Dr. Rhian-Mari Thomas, to discuss the Green Finance Institute's approach to accelerating the transition to a clean, resilient and environmentally sustainable economy. Helen also asks about Rhian's journey into green finance and what’s keeping her inspired: “I’m not entirely sure how I could wake up every morning and think, today I’m going to use all my expertise, my energy and my knowledge to help move us towards a six-degree world.”
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Green is the New Finance Trailer
Introducing Green is the New Finance
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