Climate Bonds Initiative (2012, London; www.climatebonds.net).
An investor-focused non-profit seeking to mobilize the $100 trillion bond market for climate change solutions. Three workstreams: 1) market tracking and demonstration projects; 2) developing trusted standards (CB taxonomy); 3) Providing policy models and advice. Publications: Bonds and Climate Change: The State of the Market in 2014 (reports $36.6b green bonds issued, more than triple the 2013 issuance), Unlocking Forest Bonds, and Evaluating Clean Energy Financing public Finance Mechanisms. CEO and Founder: Sean Kidney; 13 staff.