GPC Global Green Investments Report is published

GPC Global Green Investments Report is published

The Green Purposes Company (GPC) has published a report prepared on its behalf by Eunomia Research and Consulting Limited to provide objective information on the breadth of green investments being made globally today. It can be read here. The report is a high level review of green investments worldwide, defined as green by reference to the five green purposes. There is a particular focus on investments made by institutions with similar commercial requirements to the Green Investment Bank and a spreadsheet of investments made and published by the Green Bank Network is included as an appendix.

In July and August a number of articles were published based on the report, a generic version can be read here and an example published one free to view here.

GPC First Annual Letter is published

GPC First Annual Letter is published

The Green Purposes Company (GPC) first Annual Letter was published in late December with the Annual Report and Financial Statements of the Green Investment Bank Limited. The Annual Letter was written on 23rd October 2018 and covers the period 17 August 2017 to 31st March 2018; it can be read here. The letter received commentary in the press, including the Sunday Times on 6th January and an interview was given on Radio 4's Today programme on Monday 7th January.

GPC Gives Evidence to Environmental Audit Committee's Green Finance Inquiry

GPC Gives Evidence to Environmental Audit Committee's Green Finance Inquiry

The Green Purposes Company (GPC) submitted written evidence to the Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) as part of their inquiry into Green Finance. The EAC published GPC's written evidence in early January and invited GPC to give oral evidence on Tuesday 23rd January 2018. Two Trustees attended the session on behalf of GPC. The EAC followed this with a session with the Green Investment Group.

GPC written evidence published by EAC

View PDF of written evidence here

GPC Oral evidence published by EAC

View PDF of oral evidence here

 

Sale of Green Investment Bank Completed August 2017

Sale of Green Investment Bank Completed August 2017

The Green Purposes Company (GPC) has been established to hold a ‘special share’ that safeguards the green mission of the Green Investment Bank (GIB), and its subsidiaries, now that the GIB is no longer in Government ownership. GPC press release regarding sale of GIB completed in August 2017

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