• Investment and Markets
  • A 2016 Carbon Market Forecast

    By The Climate Trust The Climate Trust, a mission-driven nonprofit that specializes in mobilizing conservation finance for environmental benefit, announced its third annual prediction list of 10 carbon market trends to watch in 2016. The trends, which range from climate change playing a larger role in federal decision-making to increased carbon market linkage and momentum in […]

  • Society
  • This NGO is Illuminating the World with Solar

    Liter of Light is now training citizens to assemble solar-powered street lamps. Of all the social enterprises that have helped expand energy access to the poor, Liter of Light is one of the most inspirational stories. Based in Manila, Philippines, the NGO takes a different approach to clean energy and sustainable development than what is […]

  • Investment and Markets
  • What Will It Take to Finance the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals?

    It became clear at the recent U.N. Financing for Development Conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, that both public- and private-sector involvement will be needed to finance the forthcoming U.N. Sustainable Development Goals. By John Buckley Sustainable development is at a critical milestone. As the United Nations moves toward ratifying the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in […]