Chinese generator under fire for funding coal plant with green bonds

Published 20:24 on August 4, 2017  /  Last updated at 13:49 on August 5, 2017  /  China  /  No Comments

A Tianjin-based power generator has won regulator permission to issue green bonds worth 1 billion yuan ($150 million) and use the proceeds to fund a coal-fired power plant, drawing criticism from climate campaigners.

A Tianjin-based power generator has won regulator permission to issue green bonds worth 1 billion yuan ($150 million) and use the proceeds to fund a coal-fired power plant, drawing criticism from climate campaigners.

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