Banks driving green building investment

Banks are increasingly driving the sustainability of new buildings. That’s according to a new report from the Better Buildings Partnership, which says the commercial real estate finance industry is seeing a dramatic shift towards a greener agenda. It says lenders are using innovative technology to engage borrowers and help them identify energy improvement measures to provide both a financial return and improved environmental […]

Demand for green bonds grows ahead of supply

Demand for green bonds is growing but supply is yet to catch up. A new report from analysts at S&P Global Ratings explores how the market is changing and supporting environmental improvement in the real estate sector. Green bonds are conventional bonds whose proceeds must be used for investment in sustainable projects. According to the report, demand […]