Nasdaq provides a complete family of environmental indexes, tracking the growing clean-energy sector, also known as the “Green” Indexes. The Indexes is comprised of companies working to enhance economic development based on reduction of carbon usage.
Green Economy is the shift of economic development towards sustainable practices in business and infrastructure, including:
At the head of the family is the Nasdaq Green Economy Global Benchmark Index (QGREEN). It is designed to act as a performance indicator of stocks covering areas such as energy efficiency, clean fuels, renewable energy generation, natural resources, water, pollution mitigation and advanced materials.
Green Economy is the shift of economic development towards sustainable practices in business and infrastructure.
Some of the Green Economy provide global coverage, allowing tracking of sustainable development across geographic sectors.
Companies of this Index Family fall in various sectors including Technology, Consumer Goods, Industrials, Utilities and more.