ESG News

October 2019

Enel Launches the First SDG-Linked Bond

A subsidiary of Enel, the Italian energy company, issued a $1.5 billion bond where the interest payment steps up 25bps if the company fails to meet specific sustainability performance metrics. This bond marks the first issue of its kind, where a sustainability KPI causes a rate to step up, rather than down. And, the issue was oversubscribed.

Clean Energy the World Needs: Startups Take Aim at Nuclear Fusion

A deep dive on the private companies that are working on commercializing fusion.