US-$ 2 bn largest green bond issue in Latin America 2016/09/27
Aeroportuario de la Ciudad de México raised $2 bn to fund green investments at the New Mexico City Intern. Airport - The bonds were issued in two tranches: US-$ 1bn 10yrs 4.25% senior unsecured bond and US-$ 1 bn 30 yrs 5.5% senior unsecured bond. The yields were 4.372% for 10 yrs. and 5.594% for 30 yrs. Moody's assigned its highest Green Bond Assessment grade to the bonds.
Heliatek raises 80 million Series D Financing2016/09/21
New and old investors in organic pv film manufacturer - The round consists of 42 mn in equity, 20 mn in debt and approx. 18 mn in subsidies. New investors ENGIE, BNP Paribas and CEE Group joint existing investors AQTON, BASF, eCAPITAL, High-Tech Gründerfonds, Innogy Venture Capital, TUDAG and Wellington, who all participated.
Apple is committed to running on 100% renewable energy2016/09/20
Completion of 50 MW solar farm in Arizona - Apple signed up to RE100 initiative at the Climate Week in NYC, GM joined last week, Adobe, BMW, BT, Coca-Cola, La Poste, Marks & Spencer, Mars Inc, Microsoft, Nestlé, Nike, Swiss Re, Tata Motors, UBS, Unilever and Walmart joint before.