What makes green bonds different from other bonds?


How do we finance climate change mitigation & resiliency projects?


What role can you play in the green bond market?



The use of green bonds is accelerating, especially for municipal infrastructure projects. This breakfast workshop will provide you with the knowledge you need to address international bond buyers’ expectations and prepare successful green bond offerings. Experts in environmental financing and green bonds will discuss the process of issuing a green bond as well as the risks and rewards of green bonds and strategies for applying best practices to de-risk these deals to attract international investors. We look forward to seeing you there!




Thursday, November 10, 2016


See the event flyer for a detailed agenda and speaker information.


8:30 – 9:00               Breakfast and Welcome

9:00 – 9:30               How to Issue a Green Muni Bond

9:30 – 10:00             Issuing a Green Bond: De-risking

10:00 – 11:00          Issuing a Green Bond: Key Roles (Panel)

“The Issuer”

 “The Attorney”

“The Underwriter”

“The Green Bond Rater”

“The NGO/Green Bond Facilitator”

“The Investor”

“The Assurance Provider”


11:00 – 11:15          Concluding Remarks



Location and Directions

W Hoboken Hotel

225 Rive Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030

(Four blocks from the PATH station; parking available via valet or Hudson St. Garage)




Registration is Free…

But space is limited!  Click here to register!



First Environment Point of Contact

Kristy Cerullo, Marketing/Proposal Manager