Certification

The Climate Bonds Standard and Certification Scheme is a labelling scheme for bonds, loans & other debt instruments. Rigorous scientific criteria ensure that it is consistent with the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement to limit warming to under 2 degrees. The Scheme is used globally by bond issuers, governments, investors and the financial markets to prioritise investments which genuinely contribute to addressing climate change.

 

Softbank Energy

 

SB Energy Holdings Limited is a majority-owned subsidiary of SoftBank Group. This is the first green loan from India and it will be used to finance the development of the 900MW Phalodi-Pokhran Solar Park in the State of Rajasthan, India. This solar park is the largest solar farm to be developed by SB Energy so far. The lender is MUFG Bank.

 

DATE OF ISSUE TYPE OF INSTRUMENT  SIZE COUNTRY OF ISSUE   CBI SECTOR CRITERIA VERIFIER'S REPORT ANNUAL REPORT FURTHER INFORMATION
August 2020 loan USD 333m  India Solar

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