A new Friends of the Earth Scotland report about turning the Royal Bank of Scotland into a Green Investment Bank.
This booklet is based on and provides a summary of the following reports:
‘Oil & Gas Bank: RBS and the financing of climate change’, Platform, 2007
‘Cashing in on Coal: RBS, UK Banks and the Global Coal Industry’, Platform, 2008
‘Towards a Royal Bank of Sustainability: protecting taxpayers’ interests; cutting carbon risk’, Nick Silver, 2009
‘Cashing in on Tar Sands: RBS, UK banks and Canada’s “blood oil”’, Platform, 2010
A Bank for the Future: Maximising public investment in a low carbon economy, James Leaton, Platform, 2010