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The future is electric and green: how can finance accelerate a truly clean energy and transportation revolution?

October 8, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST


Green Finance

Investors are increasingly wondering how best to play a transition – or even a revolution – in energy and transportation, as the cost of renewable energy and electric vehicles falls.

Batteries (lithium-ion) and fuel cells (hydrogen) are key areas – they will determine the success of electric vehicles and storage of power from intermittent renewable energy sources. Until they are widely recycled or somehow replaced by better technologies, they will rely on metals whose life-cycle (mining to disposal) is anything but clean. In addition, these materials are often sourced in unstable countries.

These are just some of the challenges (and opportunities) the world has to address in order to move to a truly clean energy and transportation system.

Do not miss this chance to update yourself on the opportunities, challenges and potential rewards of a revolution that has already started and must accelerate.

Who should attend?

CISI corporate finance members and everyone interested in green finance.


Andy Eastlake, Managing Director, Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership

Rhian-Mari Thomas OBE, Chief Executive, Green Finance Institute

Event Chairman: Mauro Tortone, Director, P27

Learning Objective

To learn more about the clean energy and transportation revolution and how corporate finance can play a role in supporting the transition to a clean economy.


15:00 – 15:05 Introduction
15:05 – 15:20 Developments in green transportation & energy
15:20 – 15:35 Developments in green finance
15:35 – 16:00 Q&A/ thanks


If you are not a CISI member, you will need to register an account with the CISI, which should take 30 seconds by just inputting your name and email address. You will then be able to sign up to the event using the link to the event page in the Details box below (website).

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*This event has taken place, but CISI members can see the video on CISI TV at cisi.org.*


October 8, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST




Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI)
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