Green experts hopeful on new UK infra bank

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By Jasper Cox
26 Nov 2020

A new UK national infrastructure bank, announced by the government on Wednesday, is set to be up and running quickly, although details remain thin on the ground. While framed around infrastructure, a big part of its mandate could relate to the country's net zero carbon plans.

The bank will act to support private infrastructure projects that help the government's aims on economic growth, transitioning to net zero and "levelling up" — a buzz phrase it uses largely to refer to making poorer regions more prosperous. The bank will also aid new infrastructure technologies, the government ...

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