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Japan Races to Build New Coal

Feb 03 2020 0183 32 Coal investments threaten to undermine that message Under the Paris accord Japan committed to rein in its greenhouse gas emissions by 26 percent by...

Exclusive Japan uses environmental fund to finance

Jan 19 2021 0183 32 A Japanese state-owned bank is using a green fund to finance a Vietnamese coal power plant sparking accusations of egregious greenwashing The Japan Bank for International Cooperation JBIC announced last month it would invest 636 million in the controversial Vung Ang 2 project through its Growth Investment Facility...

4 Major Asian Nations Cancel 80 of Planned Coal Power

Jan 16 2021 0183 32 After banks in South Korea and Japan the major Asian coal investors announced new regulations on coal power development plans that included 29...

Japan Withdraw from Coal Power Plant Project in Vietnam

Jan 25 2021 0183 32 Moreover Mitsubishi Corporation an investor in the project declared in October 2019 that in principle it will no longer engage in the development of new coal-fired power generation...

Thermal Coal in Investor Portfolios Northern Trust

Oct 08 2020 0183 32 Despite the realistic risk of punitive carbon taxes investor exposure to coal generation is still substantial At the end of 2019 coal-fired electricity accounted for 26 of the overall output of large publicly listed electric utilities and multi-utilities in the MSCI World Index and almost 19 in MSCI Emerging Markets Index 8...

Japan s SMFG Likely to Halt All New Lending to Coal

Mar 03 2021 0183 32 TOKYO Reuters - Japan s Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group is likely to halt all new financing to coal-fired power plants including the most efficient ones...

Asian banks are failing on climate by channeling billions

Feb 25 2021 0183 32 Japanese investors come next with holdings in the coal industry of 81 billion The report found that Japan s Government Pension Investment Fund...

Mizuho to stop lending to new coal power projects Reuters

Mizuho Financial Group will stop financing new coal power projects and end all loans for coal by 2050 bowing to pressure from a group of leading investors for climate concessions ahead of the...

SCIENCE BASE COAL PHASEffiOUT TIMELINE FOR APAN

Science Based Coal Phase-out Timeline for Japan 2 NEW COAL CAPACITY INVESTORS 3 IMPLICATIONS OF THE ANALYSIS RESULTS TO BUSINESSES AND TO COAL REGULATIONS IN JAPAN POLICYMAKERS Under business as usual there is a huge gap between the current and planned emissions from coal generation in Japan and the Paris Agreement budget for the period...

Mitsubishi Corp faces investor backlash over Vietnam coal

A coal-fired plant in Paiton East Java Indonesia For more than a decade corporate Japan has been backing the government s diplomatic strategy in Southeast Asia by pitching in on power plants...

Japanese investors moving away from coal in monumental

Mar 18 2019 0183 32 The Guardian Major Japanese investors including those most indebted to coal are seeking to back large-scale renewables projects across Asia marking a monumental shift that energy market analysts say is the start of the end for thermal coal At the same time Japanese banks and trading houses are walking away from coal investments selling out...

JBIC backs away from funding coal

The governor of the Japan Bank for private Japanese banks to build a coal-fired power plant in Vietnam The Vung Ang 2 project has been the target of criticism from overseas investors...

Japan to limit financing of overseas coal power plants

Jul 09 2020 0183 32 Japan said Thursday it would tighten rules for investment in foreign coal-fired power stations on environmental grounds but stopped short of ending government funding for projects The move comes with the world s third-largest economy under fire for financing projects to build coal plants at home and abroad -- notably in Southeast Asia...

As Investors and Insurers Back Away the Economics of Coal

Mar 10 2020 0183 32 As Investors and Insurers Back Away the Economics of Coal Turn Toxic The one big holdout among developed nations is Japan where banks continue to back coal and public fear of nuclear power in the aftermath of the 2011 accident at Fukushima seemingly exceeds climate concerns...

Asian banks are failing on climate by channeling billions

Japanese investors come next with holdings in the coal industry of 81 billion The report found that Japan s Government Pension Investment Fund alone holds bonds and shares in value of 29...

Japan s SMFG likely to halt all new lending to coal

Mar 03 2021 0183 32 Japan s Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group is likely to halt all new financing to coal-fired power plants including the most efficient ones two sources said reflecting growing pressure from...

Groundbreaking Research Reveals Top Financiers of the

Feb 25 2021 0183 32 US investors hold 58 of institutional investments in the coal industry with Japan in second place Global - Today Urgewald and a group of more than 25 civil society organizations including Reclaim Finance Rainforest Action Network and 350org published groundbreaking research on the financiers and investors behind the global coal industry...

Nippon Steel Welding Australian iron and coal into Japan

Japanese companies are also investors in Australian infrastructure with a 30 per cent interest in the Port Waratah coal-loading facilities in Newcastle This has become one of the largest coal-loading terminals in the world helping Australia export around 100 million tonnes of coal...

Investors line up against Mizuho support for coal Reuters

Investors with nearly 200 billion in assets holding shares in Japan s Mizuho Financial Group say they plan to back a shareholder motion urging the bank to cut its lending for coal and...

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