Washington state will sell green bonds Sept. 28
Last updated 9/24/2015 at 12:33pm
The state of Washington will take part in the sale of $900 million of what are called “green bonds” starting Monday, Sept. 28 with a retail sale and then offering the bonds to Wall Street two days later.
According to the publication, Bond Buyer, proceeds of the sale will fund environmentally friendly projects. Those include money for efforts to protect Puget Sound and other waterways across the state.
“I’m excited for Washington residents to have a program that allows for the direct investment in projects that enhance our environment,” state treasurer James McIntire said in a sta...