ASCI Unveils Guidelines To Combat Greenwashing In Ads

The council has released guidelines to counter misleading environmental claims in advertisements, known as greenwashing, to protect consumers from deceptive green marketing

By Outlook Planet Desk 19/01/2024

Beyond Trees & Tokens

ASCI’s greenwashing guideline proposes to Deter Misleading Claims

By Manisha Kapoor 12/01/2024

Borrowers To Get Special Credits For Green Initiatives: SBI Chairman

Global spends on physical assets to achieve net-zero will need an investment of $ 275 trillion between 2021 and 2050

By PTI 10/10/2023

RBI Invites Businesses To Take Part In TechSprint's Greenwashing

An increasing variety of investment products are being branded as "green" or making more general sustainability promises

By Outlook Planet Desk 13/05/2023

SEBI Lists Do’s And Don't To Deal With Greenwashing

The capital markets regulator has said that an issuer of green debt securities will have to ensure that it will not use misleading labels, hide trade-offs or cherry pick data from research to highlight green practices  

By PTI 06/02/2023

Plans Afoot To Categorise Renewable Technologies And Activities Under A New Strategy

Modelled after the Green Taxonomy developed by the European Union (EU), the government will certify sustainable activities in an effort to draw in more funding and provide investors with more support

By Outlook Planet Desk 28/01/2023

Few Firms Collect ESG Information, But Don't Use It  

Only four of the ten major financial institutions surveyed collect information on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risks. Moreover, these firms do not systematically use that information to make financial decisions 

By Outlook Planet Desk 17/01/2023

ESG Reporting Remains Restricted to Large Companies  

Blockchain technology and supplier engagement can be used to enable reporting by small businesses

By Sumit Kumar 15/11/2022

Beware Of Greenwashing

Making light of difficult net zero targets

By Rajiv Tikoo 21/05/2022