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  • GreenAngel Takes Equity Position in Mazza Innovation

    GreenAngel Energy Corporation ("GreenAngel") (TSX VENTURE: GAE) reports that it has entered into an advisory agreement to assist Mazza Innovation Ltd. in its corporate finance and technology commercialization activities in exchange for up to 480,000 Mazza shares, representing approximately 10% of the issued shares in the company. Mazza, based in Summerland, BC, is developing a novel ...


    By Marketwire

  • Private equity fund will target waste and recycling companies

    The £125 million environment fund launched by the UK Innovation Investment Fund will target waste management and recycling companies among others. The Environmental Innovation Fund, managed by Hermes Private Equity will start providing venture capital to help small growing businesses, start ups and spinouts - including those in pre-profit and pre-revenue stages - to innovate in low carbon and ...

  • Private equity firms attracted to huge growth in waste industry

    The waste industry remains one of the only sectors attracting private equity investors for premium waste industry assets, according to corporate finance advisor Catalyst Corporate Finance. In its research identifying the top 50 fastest growing private businesses within the waste industry for the Chartered Institution for Wastes Management, CCF found ...

  • Climate Change Capital Private Equity buys Climate Energy

    Climate Change Capital Private Equity (“CPE”), the €200million fund dedicated to clean technology, has supported the management in the buy-out of the energy efficiency services company Climate Energy Ltd for an undisclosed sum. Climate Energy advises home owners in the public and private sector on how to make buildings more energy efficient and on how to finance these initiatives. It also runs an ...


  • Climate Change Capital private equity buys climate energy

    Climate Change Capital Private Equity (“CPE”), the €200million fund dedicated to clean technology, has supported the management in the buy-out of the energy efficiency services company Climate Energy Ltd for an undisclosed sum. Climate Energy advises home owners in the public and private sector on how to make buildings more energy efficient and on how to finance these initiatives. It also runs an ...


    By Climate Change Capital Ltd

  • Environmental Defense Fund Launches New ESG Management Tool for Private Equity

     In response to growing interest in environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues among leading private equity firms and institutional investors, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), a leading national nonprofit organization, today announced the release of a comprehensive, new ESG Management Tool for the private equity industry.  Created in ...


    By Environmental Defense Fund

  • Equity Research on NRG Energy, Inc. and Dynegy Inc. - Charging Up!

    Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) and Dynegy Inc. (NYSE: DYN). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at ...


    By Marketwire

  • Waste Management Takes Equity Position in InEnTec Through Sale of Its Interest in S4 Energy Solutions

    Waste Management (NYSE: WM) today announced that it has taken an equity position in InEnTec Inc. (InEnTec) by exchanging its equity interest in S4 Energy Solutions LLC (S4), for an equity position in InEnTec.  S4 was formed by the ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • Stion Partners with WGL, New Energy Equity, SolBright Renewable Energy and RER to Power Largest School Project in NY (1.5MW)

    A new solar electric array is powering the Avon Central School District in Avon, New York with Stion’s “Simply Better” solar panels. The array, which is the largest supplying electricity to a school district in the state of New York, will supply all of the school districts’ electricity needs and generate an additional $75,000 worth of annual electricity credits. The ...


    By Stion

  • Morgan Stanley recognized by Carbon Disclosure Project for leadership in carbon emissions mitigation

    Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced that it has been recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 551 institutional investors with $71 trillion in assets, for the action it is taking to reduce emissions and mitigate the risks of climate change. CDP has included Morgan Stanley in its Carbon Performance Leadership Index (CPLI). This index highlights companies within the ...

  • Carbon Trust and CRedit360 Partner to Deliver

      The Carbon Trust and CRedit360 today announce a new commercial collaboration that will develop a series of software solutions designed to enable companies to cost effectively manage value chain carbon emissions. For the first time a carbon management system will be available that goes beyond measurement and provides in-built capability to calculate, interpret and make recommendations ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • The carbon marketing wars have begun

    Their logos and packaging are near clones—Lay's potato chips in the United States and Walkers crisps in the United Kingdom. The story behind the similarity is that both brands are owned by PepsiCo. But a subtle difference sets them apart. Each bag of Walkers crisps carries a label stating that 75.0 grams of carbon were emitted to produce a 34.5 gram bag of chips. In 2007, Walkers became the first ...

  • Study measures carbon intensity of mutual funds

    Environmental research firm Trucost has released Carbon Counts USA, a report measuring the carbon footprints of 91 large mutual funds with the goal of allowing fund managers to assess the financial risk exposure from future carbon constraints, climate change legislation or cap-and-trade programs. According ...


    By CSA Standards

  • CRedit360 earns accreditation by the carbon disclosure project

    Data management system provider CRedit360 today announced it has earned accreditation by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). The CDP is an independent not-for-profit organization representing 534 global institutional investors, with more than US $64 trillion in assets under management that collects key climate change data from 2,500 major corporations around the globe. This accreditation makes ...

  • JPMorgan Chase Joins NYC Mayor's Carbon Challenge

    JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM) announced it has joined the NYC Mayor’s Carbon Challenge to Commercial Offices, an initiative to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions from some of the largest commercial building owners and tenants in New York City over the next 10 years. With 9.4 million square feet of office space in New York City, JPMorgan Chase is the largest participant. “JPMorgan Chase ...

  • Getting carbon out of your portfolio is tricky

    If you are like millions of Americans and own a broad stock index fund, you own parts of Exxon Mobil, Peabody Energy and other companies that earn money selling oil, coal and other fossil fuels. For some, that's great. Fossil fuels give us light, keep us warm, help grow our food, deliver our products and jet us around the planet. And companies such as Exxon, Chevron and Southern Co. are stable ...


    By Associated Press

  • Calgon Carbon Announces First Quarter Results

    Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE: CCC) announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. The company reported net income of $8.5 million for the first quarter of 2011, as compared to net income of $9.5 million for the first quarter of 2010. Net income for the first quarter of 2010 was retrospectively adjusted to increase the gain on acquisitions to $2.7 ...


    By Calgon Carbon Corporation

  • Exelon Recognized for Sustainability Performance and Carbon Emissions Reporting

    Recognizing Exelon’s leadership in corporate sustainability, the company has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the sixth consecutive year. In addition, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) ranked Exelon one of the top 10 utilities on the S&P 500 for its carbon emissions reporting. “Exelon takes very seriously its ...


    By Carbon Disclosure Project

  • Shell and Cosan: Fuelling a Lower-Carbon Future With Biofuels

    Shell (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) and Cosan today launched a multi-billion dollar joint venture that will become a leading producer of the low-carbon biofuel, ethanol made from sugar cane. Named Raizen, this major retail and commercial fuels company will operate in Brazil, one of the world's fastest-growing markets. To view the Multimedia News Release, ...


  • Renewable/Low Carbon Energy Opportunities for Businesses

    The report offers technical and commercial guidance on a range of renewable and low carbon generation technologies for business operators to work out what solutions suit them and how they can implement these solutions for maximum benefit to the business. Features and benefits The report will help business operators to identify the most cost-effective way of meeting their ...


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