The World's Top 20 Green Banks in 2012

By Eric Roston - 2013-04-03T12:49:10Z

Photograph by Naashon Zalk/Bloomberg

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Standard Bank Group

Johannesburg
2012 Rank: 12
2011 Rank: N/A

Rank for Clean-Energy Investments: 17
Rank for Reducing Environmental Impact: 15
Market Cap$20.7 billion 

Standard Bank Group saw the biggest gains in renewable energy investment in 2012, agreeing to underwrite $1.1 billion in government-approved projects, including $314 million for solar parks. 

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