Global financial institutions go green

Politico (USA) | May 22, 2020 at 9:06 AM

One of those banks, the European Investment Bank (EIB) — the world’s largest development bank by assets — has ruled out new investments in fossil fuel projects, instead making loans to projects in fields like sustainable steel.

Ice age: Off-grid ways to turn down rising heat for the poor

Reuters | May 22, 2020 at 6:00 AM

A desire to help rural India’s dairy farmers who do not have access to electricity led New Delhi-based New Leaf Dynamic Technologies to come up with a refrigerator powered by farm waste, abundantly available in the countryside.