Energy

Archives

Amplifying Impact with Mission Investments

How foundations can reimagine a proven philanthropic tool to more effectively address today’s social and environmental challenges. Mission investments are a proven tool that enables us to seize time-sensitive opportunities and grow promising innovations in ways... Continue Reading

Spurring Clean Energy Investments

As part of a White House announcement on climate change, clean energy, and the environment, today the United States and Government of India unveiled two new clean energy finance initiatives—the U.S.-India Clean Energy Finance Initiative and the U.S.-India Catalytic Solar Finance Program.

Mission Investing Targets Climate Change

In the second half of 2015, the Packard Foundation Board of Trustees approved $20 million in Program-Related Investments to promote climate mitigation and energy access. The investments include loans to the following organizations: OffGrid Electric... Continue Reading