Singapore’s United Overseas Bank Says No to Coal Lending

Singapore’s United Overseas Bank Says No to Coal Lending

In a decision taken at its annual general meeting held recently, the United Overseas Bank (UOB), Southeast Asia's third-largest finance group and Singapore’s third largest bank, has said that it ...
Standard Chartered Creates Sustainable Financing Team to Increase Focus on Renewables

Standard Chartered Creates Sustainable Financing Team to Increase Focus on Renewables

To propel its push into emerging markets focused on sustainable financing, Standard Chartered, an international bank listed on the London and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges as well as India’s Bombay ...
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Coal India Report Acknowledges Solar as a Key Substitute for Coal in India

Increasing Number of Banks Say No to Financing Coal-Based Projects

British multinational banking and financial services company Standard Chartered has pulled the plug on any upcoming coal-fired power plants across the globe. In a media statement released on its website ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar