Rishi Sunak ramps up plans for UK's first green gilt and retail green savings bond

At least two green gilts to be issued in 2021

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Chancellor Rishi Sunak

HM Treasury has confirmed proceeds from green bonds will go towards renewable energy, climate adaptation, energy efficiency, nature restoration and zero emission transport projects.

The Chancellor is expected to unveil critical details about the UK's inaugural sovereign green bond and retail green savings bond in a major speech in the City of London later today. In an address to...

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