Following the public offering of green bonds in May and July 2016, the Dutch-German transmission system operator (TSO) and TSC member TenneT has yet again succesfully issued another long term green bond on 10 October. The €500m bond issue equates to a total long-term debt in green format of €3bn.
TenneT’s green bonds are funding investments in the transmission of sustainable energy thus creating an environmental and climate related benefit. The current bond issue supports the connecting of five offshore wind farm projects to the onshore grid. TenneT is the largest corporate issuer of green debt in the Netherlands.
> See TenneT press release (html)