Wind

LATEST DEVELOPMENTS

  • Certification available now
  • The Climate Bonds Initiative Wind Standard was embedded in the final approved text of the prototype Climate Bond Standard.

RESOURCES

The Standard and background documents can be downloaded using links below:

  1. Wind eligibility criteria
  2. Public consultation report  
  3. The Climate Bonds Standard V2.1

CERTIFICATION PROCESS

Details of the certification process can be found in the About section.

TO GET INVOLVED

To get involved, find out more, provide support for The Climate Bonds Initiative or to receive relevant discussion papers when released please contact certification@climatebonds.net.

CLIMATE BOND STANDARDS BOARD

Due to the non-disputed climate mitigation credentials of wind power it was not necessary to form a Technical Working Group. The finalized text of the Prototype V1.0 was approved by the Climate Bond Standards Board, a group of institutional investors and leading environmental NGOs consisting of the:

California State Teachers Retirement Service(CalSTRS) represented by Paul Shantic, Acting Co-Director of Fixed Income.

California State Treasurer John Chiang, represented by California State Deputy Treasurer Alan Gordon.

CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project, represented by Chris Fowle.

Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC), represented by Eric Borremans.

The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) represented by Shaun Tarbuck.

Investor Group on Climate Change represented by Andrew Major.

Investor Network on Climate Risk, represented by Peter Ellsworth at Ceres(link is external).

The Natural Resources Defense Council, represented by Douglass Sims.