Latest News for: Ocean investment fund


Snacking made right

The Manila Times 28 May 2023
Together with their global Sustainable Futures impact investing program, the company has joined the Circulate Capital Ocean Fund as a limited partner to enhance focus on collection of flexible films — lightweight multi-layer plastics used in the snacking industry.

Canadian Government invests $2.5 billion into Coast Guard vessels

SAFETY4SEA 26 May 2023
Yesterday, Joyce Murray, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, announced a major investment to fund the completion of the renewal of the Canadian Coast Guard’s small vessels fleet ... This investment will complete the renewal of the Canadian Coast Guard’s small vessels fleet and enable the Canadian Coast Guard to acquire up to.

Future Returns: Impact Investing Fund Expands to the Oceans of Latin America and the Caribbean

Barrons 23 May 2023
Builders Vision has made 45 investments so far to support oceans, about half with fund managers and accelerators (which fund new entrepreneurs), and another half in direct investments, Lindsay says ... Most of Builders’ ocean investments are in Europe, where there are more ocean-oriented venture funds.

Federal funding is flowing to tribes restoring Chinook salmon habitat on the Nooksack River

Victoria Advocate 13 May 2023
The money is part of $74.4 million The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is investing in projects in Washington State. This funding tracks back to $562 million investment in climate change resilience funded through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and the Inflation Reduction Act.

UNCTAD’s 2023 Trade and Environment Review: How ocean sustainability can be promoted

SAFETY4SEA 10 May 2023
Urgently bridge the ocean funding gap, boosting investment in emerging sustainable sectors and promoting blended finance to enhance cooperation between public and private actors ... Developing countries to promote diversity their ocean economies by investing in the capacity to export ...

Global 'Blue Deal' urgently needed to protect, invest in the ocean: UNCTAD

Urdu Point 08 May 2023
The report, presented at the 3rd UN Trade Forum in Geneva, calls for a global trade and investment "Blue Deal" to sustainably use the ocean - home to 80 per cent of all life ... The report calls for governments and businesses to boost funding for the research and development of emerging sustainable sectors in the ocean economy.

India\u2019s CAG writes: Blueprint for a blue economy

Indian Express 04 May 2023
In 2018, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) had for the first time laid out the Sustainable Blue Economy Finance Principles, a framework investors can use to fund ocean-based industries. Financiers can use it as a reference point to see how marine investment can impact livelihood and poverty eradication.

On Earth Day, let’s actually defend our planet – by investing in it

People's World 21 Apr 2023
These include green investing, blue bonds, impact investing, ESG investing, socially-responsible funds and more ... So, on Earth Day 2023, as we shift our mindset around conservation and business to bring them together on the same team, we celebrate ocean investing as good business for people and planet.

Ebb Carbon Raises $20 million Series A, the largest investment in ocean-based carbon removal technology ...

The Galveston Daily News 20 Apr 2023
This is the largest investment to date in an ocean-based carbon dioxide removal technology. With this funding, Ebb will begin to deploy its first systems – one with the capacity to remove 100 tons of CO 2 later this year, and a 1,000-capacity system shortly thereafter ... “The ocean is a natural and vastly underutilized ally in this fight.

Carbonwave Announces Initial Close of $5M Series A Funding Led by Mirova's Sustainable Ocean Fund

Longview News-Journal 06 Apr 2023
... participation from Viridios Capital, Popular Impact Fund, and Katapult Ocean ... "Mirova, through the Sustainable Ocean Fund, is thrilled to continue its support for Carbonwave with this follow-on investment into the company," said Simon Dent, Head of Blue Investments at Mirova.

A framework to evaluate preparedness for ocean acidification

Phys Dot Org 28 Mar 2023
Are funds being explicitly invested in research dedicated to understanding and addressing ocean acidification?Adaptive capacity of dependent sectors ... By providing a baseline for countries to assess their preparedness for ocean acidification, the researchers say their framework ...

ABS and Texas A&M Grow Global Strategic Relationship

The Maritime Executive 27 Mar 2023
ABS and Texas A&M University (TAMU) are expanding their unique global strategic relationship with a $2.5m donation to endow the Ocean Engineering Department Chair and fund a new ABS Laboratory for Ocean Innovation ... “As a specialized ocean engineering department, it is our privilege to partner with a global leader like ABS.

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