Green Growth

Bhutan is all alone in carbon-neutral nation club

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • There’s a tiny nation nestled in the Himalaya mountains with so many trees — and so little pollution — that it actually gobbles ...

Langat Sewerage Project attracts hundreds of students, lecturers

More than 550 students and lecturers from 11 universities visited the Langat project site in their quest to learn more about ...

Gates among billionaires backing Alphabet energy spinoff

The money will help Malta further develop a system that uses large vats of molten salt and cooler liquid to store electricity generated from variable ...

A little good news about climate change for once

Nineteen countries have seen a decade of economic growth and lower CO2 emissions
NEW YORK • Climate scientists have some good news, for a change. ...

Lithium king bets big on mine stake

SANTIAGO • Albemarle Corp agreed to pay US$1.15 billion (RM4.82 billion) for a stake in a giant lithium mine in Australia, guaranteeing the biggest ...

How high does carbon need to be? Somewhere from RM83 to RM112,000

The price required depends on the goal policymakers want to hit, and what other rules and regulations they impose, say scientists
London • The idea ...

Tricky balancing act in competitive energy markets

For security and to protect the environment, regulators must ensure a balanced energy generation mix, an energy expert told CEPSI 2018
By HABHAJAN ...

ADB approves RM1.5b for new power transmission project in Bangladesh

The bank says a top priority of the govt is to address infrastructure deficiencies which face recurring shortages
By TMR / Pic By ...

Green energy producers instal their 1st trillion watts

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • Global wind and solar developers took 40 years to instal their first trillion watts of power generation capacity, and the next ...

Cleantech flexes muscle as solar developer

The Singapore-based company taps rooftop projects with sites ranging from 200kWp all the way to 20 MWp
By HABHAJAN SINGH Singapore-based Cleantech ...
MITEC

MITEC goes ‘green’ for trade exhibitions

The iconic building has highly insulated roof and horizontal sun-shading devices
By HABHAJAN SINGH The Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition ...

Green candy bars, gum seen as a big profit driver for Mars

London • Mars Inc, the maker of its namesake chocolate bar and Wrigley’s chewing gum, is spending US$1 billion (RM3.98 billion) on sustainability with a ...