Pandemic-induced boost to climate change fight opens investment opportunity

2021 is on track to be the biggest year yet in the global fight against climate change as the COVID-19 crisis has spurred worldwide political support for the "build back better" movement. Massive amounts of government spending in 2021 to support both the economy and new, ambitious net-zero emissions targets will have positive implications for investors according to sustainable investing experts. More spending will be unleashed Friday (Dec.18, 2020) as the European Parliament votes on the multi-year 1.82 trillion European Green Deal Investment Plan.

Filed on Thu Dec 17 2020, by RealAlts Inc., in Banking, Finance & Investment

HAY FESTIVAL UNVEILS 2021 PROGRAMME

Hay Festival has today revealed its free digital programme for its 34th spring edition, bringing writers and readers together for an inspiring array of conversations, debates, workshops and performances online, Wednesday 26 May to Sunday 6 June.

Filed on Tue Apr 20 2021, by Hay Festival, in Entertainment

Green Growth for the UK's Most Sustainable Cities

The ambitions to make the UK a leader of sustainability on the international stage has been met with great support from both the public and professional sectors. With a carbon net-zero target set for 2050, there is a clear determination to improve our environmental footprint across the nation.

Filed on Tue Apr 20 2021, by Mediaworks, in Environment