Green Growth
Solar

Putting industrial efficiency to work

Solar industry is set to overtake coal, with the nascent sector employing more US workers than coal
Maximising industrial efficiency requires ...

China winter gas binge pushes it toward No 2 LNG buyer spot

SINGAPORE • China is ahead of schedule on its way to becoming the second-largest importer of liquefied natural gas (LNG).
The nation, already the ...
Asean banks

Asean banks need to do more for environment

While banks refer to sustainability in strategy or vision, only few acknowledge the importance of climate risk for society and businesses, according to ...

Smog-choked India gives the filthiest fuel a tax advantage

NEW DELHI • Indians grappling with the risk of stroke, heart disease and lung cancer from pollution have to contend with an unlikely adversary — the ...
Coal

How Peabody’s ideas ended up in Trump coal study

WASHINGTON • Days after the US Department of Energy (DoE) secretary Rick Perry requested a study on how to help coal-red power plants, a lobbyist for the ...
Asia Clean Energy Week 2017

Envision plans to launch global digital hub in Singapore

The Chinese company is looking at providing digital operating platform for smart city and stimulate IoT innovation ecosystem in Singapore
By HABHAJAN ...
IGEM 2017

Asean experts look at carbon neutral avenues

The growing list of carbon neutral avenues that have risen as a result of Malaysia’s continued drive towards sustainability was among the topics discussed ...
Mehdi’s method

China university research could lead to big energy savings

Looking at smart buildings, the research aims to keep occupants satis ed while saving energy
An Iranian postgraduate student is doing some ...
Asia Power Week Conference

Thailand aims to double RE production

Many of the kingdom’s energy outfits took part in the recent Asia Power Week Conference and Exhibition 2017 in Bangkok
Thailand aims to reduce the ...

Hold your breath for Malaysia’s own scuba diving record

An ATTEMPT is underway to break a world record for scuba diving, one of the recreational activities supported by the national tourism authorities to lure ...

ADB approves RM4.6b loans for Indonesia’s energy sector

Two projects will help strengthen and diversify Indonesia’s energy sector — considered key to promoting inclusive growth and ...
E.ON

E.ON trails new green growth strategy

German utility giant E.ON SE has announced plans to launch a green energy investment strategy to lead the rm into the “new energy world”.
“We’ll focus ...