Green Growth

Market-beating ESG funds bet on clean energy in 2017

NEW YORK • Bets on environmentally and socially conscious companies last year paid off for several US-based sustainable funds, which found that they could ...

How green is your electric car?

By JIM EFSTATHIOU JR & DAVE MERRILL
The biggest selling point of the electric car has long been the fact that it’s emissions-free. Turns out ...

Our planet on the brink of catastrophe

The impact of hurricanes and environmental risks may lead to serious disruption of critical infrastructure
Environmental risks have grown in ...

Green sukuk set for exciting time

IN THIS final piece of a three-part series, I look at yet another trend that may shape and reshape the contours of the Islamic banking and finance ...
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Nexif Energy signs EPC contract for 110MW cogen project in Thailand

By TMR
Nexif Energy Pte Ltd, an independent power producer in Asia and Australia, has signed an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) ...

What TNB says in its sustainability report

The national utility company is identifying opportunities in emerging and developed markets such as lndia, Turkey and UK
By TMR Tenaga Nasional Bhd ...

AMS appoints world’s 1st chair on sustainable transformation

By TMR / Graphic by TMR
Antwerp Management School (AMS) has unveiled the establishment of the world’s first chair on sustainable transformation and ...
ADB

ADB expands clean energy project in India with AIIB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to nance additional power transmission network components with co-financing from the Asian Infrastructure ...
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Can Malaysia adapt to and embrace efficient power generation?

An open and competitive market will also encourage power producers to invest in more efficient energy generation technologies
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / ...
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 ...
APRSCP

Sustainable consumption and production key to better future

Melaka to host APAC roundtable in October, which will look into innovation, green financing and packaging industry
By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By ...

Global energy investment on downward trend

TOTAL energy investment worldwide was around US$1.7 trillion (RM7.28 trillion) in 2016, 12% lower than 2015 in real terms and accounted for 2.2% of ...