The UK needs a local climate finance revolution: Here's how it's getting started

clock • 4 min read

A local climate finance revolution is needed, and local authority climate bonds are beginning to answer the call, writes Professor Nick Robins from LSE's Grantham Research Institute

Finance lies at the heart of translating the UK's green commitments into practical reality; it will be one of the most analysed parts of the soon-to-be-published Net Zero Strategy, and a core pillar of...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech development
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guide
  • Access to our new BusinessGreen intelligence service, providing you with
  • > Exclusive in-depth case studies
  • > Policy briefings, white papers and reports on market trends that are shaping the direction of the net zero transition
  • Our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Online and interactive meetings with BusinessGreen’s editors to discuss the crucial stories and trends from the past month

Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial.

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Investment

UK Infrastructure Bank makes first green hydrogen investment

UK Infrastructure Bank makes first green hydrogen investment

Public investment bank announces £30m of funding for hydrogen power unit maker GeoPura

Cecilia Keating
clock 22 February 2024 • 2 min read
Schroders launches global equity impact fund

Schroders launches global equity impact fund

New fund to target companies focused on solving societal and environmental challenges

Damisola Sulaiman, Investment Week
clock 21 February 2024 • 1 min read
Study: Majority of UK pension providers have 'inadequate' climate plans

Study: Majority of UK pension providers have 'inadequate' climate plans

Make My Money Matter campaign claims just three UK pensions providers have 'adequate' climate plans in place

Martin Richmond
clock 21 February 2024 • 3 min read