Environmentally conscious consumers fed up with low savings rates are being targeted by a variety of green investments paying up to 8% interest a year. However, those thinking about signing up need to be prepared to accept some risk to their cash. This is a lot riskier than a bank or building society savings account. The investments include a scheme that allows people to put money into companies providing African families with access to clean, affordable solar energy, and one involving a company that has found a way to grow “greener” tomatoes in the UK.
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