• Press Release:Poll Finds Bipartisan Support for Funding Clean Transportation, Energy Projects to Put People Back to Work

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 30, 2020 press@coalitionforgreencapital.com Poll Finds Bipartisan Support for Funding Clean Transportation, Energy Projects to Put People Back to Work Investment could create millions of jobs WASHINGTON—After the United States beats the coronavirus, a strong bipartisan majority of voters support investing in clean transportation and energy projects to put people back to […]

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  • CGC Statement on E&C Legislative Framework

    Press Release: Jan. 8, 2020. Today leaders from the House Energy and Commerce Committee previewed a legislative framework designed to ensure a 100 percent clean energy economy by 2050. The framework included the creation of a National Climate Bank to invest in a rapid, affordable, and equitable clean energy transition. The following statement comes from […]

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  • Rep. Debbie Dingell Introduces Bill to Create a $35 Billion National Climate Bank to Finance the Clean Energy Transition

    Press Release: Dec 12, 2019. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and co-sponsors today made a critical move in the battle against climate change by introducing the National Climate Bank Act of 2019. The National Climate Bank created by the bill will use public capital to stimulate private investment in a range of projects to reduce greenhouse […]

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  • Nine Countries “Take Flight” With Green Banks for Climate Action

    MADRID, SPAIN (Dec. 11, 2019) – As pressure builds for stronger country-level action to curb climate change, nine countries and partners are demonstrating that leadership at the COP25 climate conference by announcing progress towards creating green banks, which attract private financing for clean energy and low-carbon development. The countries spotlighted their advances today at a […]

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  • AfDB, CIF and CGC to develop green financing instruments for Africa

    The African Development Bank, in partnership with the Climate Investment Funds (CIF), today announced that it has commissioned the Coalition for Green Capital (CGC) to prepare a study on the creation of national climate change funds and green banks in Africa. CGC will identify and work with six African countries to conduct feasibility studies for the […]

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  • New White Papers Explore Investment Opportunities Across Sectors

    Press Release: Sept. 19, 2019. The Coalition for Green Capital (CGC) today released two new white papers illustrating how a National Climate Bank could directly invest across economic sectors in large and utility-scale projects, while also providing capital to state and local Green Banks across the country. Taken together, these investments could make significant progress […]

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  • CGC Submits Comments, Announces Green Bank Exploration in North Carolina

    Press Release: Sept. 9, 2019. The Coalition for Green Capital (CGC) today submitted comments to North Carolina’s draft Clean Energy Plan in support of the establishment of a North Carolina Clean Energy Fund, and announced a partnership with the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke University to explore the creation and design of […]

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  • CGC Report Finds National Climate Bank Could Mobilize $1T for Clean Energy

    Press Release: Sept. 5, 2019. The Coalition for Green Capital (CGC) today released a new white paper illustrating how a National Climate Bank capitalized with just $35 billion could mobilize up to $1 trillion in total public and private investment. These investments could rapidly and cost-effectively accelerate the clean energy transition by providing financing to […]

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  • New Polling: Widespread Support for National Climate Bank

    This post originally appeared on the site of CGC’s campaign for a federal Green Bank. Results from a new poll of eligible voters has found that a majority of all voters support the National Climate Bank, including majorities of Democrats and Independents, as well as a plurality of Republicans. The poll also found that voters […]

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  • CGC applauds groundbreaking agreement to fund South African Climate Finance Facility

    Press Release: August 21, 2019. Today’s agreement between the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) to establish a specialized Climate Finance Facility is a critical and exciting step in a years-long process. The agreement marks the GCF’s commitment of US$56 million to the Climate Finance Facility, which will use […]

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