One Credit Thing:  A Card With a Carbon Spending Limit

One Credit Thing: A Card With a Carbon Spending Limit

A Swedish-based think tank is launching a new credit card in collaboration with the UN Climate Change Secretariat and Mastercard that will give individuals a means to lower their carbon footprint the hard way.  The credit card will cut off your spending — actually disapprove a transaction — because you have reached your carbon limit […]

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Head of World Bank Steps Down, Goes Green

Head of World Bank Steps Down, Goes Green

The head of the World Bank, Jim Yong Kim, is stepping down three years early to join the investment firm Global Infrastructure Partners, which focuses on investing in renewable power generation assets in developing countries, according to the Financial Times.  News of his departure next week caught many in the financial world by surprise, but it also signals the growing importance and profitability of the development of green infrastructure.  

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