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Monday, February 22, 2016, 1:42 PM

Apple Issues Largest Green Bond in U.S. History

Apple has long been a corporate and consumer trend-setter—and the company’s latest move could have a huge and positive effect on the Impact Economy.

This month, Apple issued $1.5 billion in green bonds. Proceeds from the bond sales will finance renewable energy, energy storage and energy efficiency projects, green buildings, and resource conservation efforts.

The overall green bond market is expected to top $50 million in 2016, according to Moody’s Investor Services. With industry leaders like Apple stepping on board, there’s a great deal to like about these latest developments.

Click here to read more about Apple’s $1.5 million green bond plan at

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