Green Growth

UOB’s U-Solar facilitates nearly 160GW hours of solar power

by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK United Overseas Bank’s (UOB) U-Solar programme has facilitated the generation of nearly 160 gigawatt hours…

3 years ago

What we learned from the US’s bold plan to make solar cheaper

By BLOOMBERG A decade ago, the U.S. Department of Energy launched the SunShot Initiative, which aimed to cut the cost of…

3 years ago

U.K. Power Grid Heads for Greenest Year as Renewables Grow

By RACHEL MORISON / Pic by BLOOMBERG Britain’s power generation industry is headed for its greenest year yet as more…

3 years ago

Ivory Coast creates wildlife sanctuary for turtles, sharks

by BLOOMBERG LAGOS • Ivory Coast created its first-ever marine protected area off the coast of the tiny western town…

3 years ago

Bank of America says it won’t finance oil and gas exploration in the Arctic

by BLOOMBERg Bank of America Corp. said that it won’t provide project financing for oil and gas exploration in the…

3 years ago

World leaders praise Paris climate pact as Trump justifies exit

by BLOOMBERG WORLD leaders urged countries not to lose sight of climate goals in the coronavirus pandemic, endorsing the aims…

3 years ago

Go see the biggest glacier in France before it all but disappears

The Mer de Glace has been shrinking since the beginning of the 20th century, but the loss has accelerated over…

3 years ago

Nestlé renews commitment to make Malaysia green

Through this initiative, Nestlé Malaysia is contributing to its global pledge of moving towards net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050…

3 years ago

Davos financiers pump $1.4tn into fossil fuels: Greenpeace

by AFP / pic by AFP Some of the world's biggest banks, insurers and pension funds have collectively invested $1.4…

4 years ago

Chernobyl on the small screen still shadows big picture for nuclear

By BLOOMBERG VIENNA • A television series about the world’s worst nuclear accident is refocusing millions of viewers on atomic…

5 years ago

Hungary to build RM5b green-powered town from scratch

By BLOOMBERG BERLIN • Hungary is planning to create a green-powered town with jobs and housing for thousands on a…

5 years ago

Australia revives divestment threat for big power companies

The policies include forcing companies that generate and sell electricity to divest generation assets as a last resort By BLOOMBERG…

5 years ago

UK utility nationalisation plan unveiled by Labour

By BLOOMBERG LONDON • Britain’s Opposition Labour Party outlined plans to nationalise large swathes of the UK energy industry if…

5 years ago