ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) investment principles are starting to make an impact (see this link for more information about ESG)
A few interesting facts from the article
$45 Trillion in investment will adhere to sustainable practices by the end of 2020
ESG investing can produce financial returns on par with none ESG investing (And in many instances a better return)
Green bonds are becoming a significant investment vehicle
Alternative Energy ($143 Billion) outpaces all other sectors
Sustainable Transport has gone from $3.87B to $58.7 from 2015 to 2019
Let's hope this trend continues and these investment deliver meaningful impact to improve our planet!