Green Growth

Thai firm Gunkul to invest RM2b to boost capacity

BANGKOK • Thai renewable company Gunkul Engineering pcl plans to invest at least US$550 million (RM2.28 billion) to more than triple generating capacity ...

HSBC: Most investors are going green to make money

by BLOOMBERG / pic by MUHD AMIN HAHARUL
LONDON • Make money first, save the planet second. Those are the reasons for most investors to get into green ...

Penang woven fabrics manufacturer to decrease energy usage

Hitachi Sunway’s software will help Penfabric increase energy efficiency and enhance sustainability in its textile manufacturing processes via IoT ...

It’s buy or be bought as shale deals remake Permian

HOUSTON • First came the land grab, then came rapid production growth. Now, a wave of industry-consolidation could be the next big happening in the Permian ...

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 ...

China braces for summer power crunch

Hong Kong • The world’s largest electricity producer is warning it may run short of power this summer.
Parts of China are at risk of shortages as the ...

How burying CO2 under the sea can help the climate change fight

The CCS facilities are capable of handling just 7.5% of the emissions that the world will need eliminated yearly by 2025
NEW YORK • A Cold War-era ...

Oil majors’ big legal fear is averted — for now

LONDON • Oil companies have for now managed to avoid the legal liability of paying potentially billions of dollars for protection against the impact of ...

Danish energy giant sets its sights on global role in wind farms

LONDON • Orsted A/S’ announcement that it will sell its Danish power distribution business is the company’s latest signal that it’s thinking global, not on ...

Swedish builder sidesteps Trump in bid to make US green again

Key to that strategy is to focus on individual states, after Skanska’s analysis showed that 17 states have joined the US Climate Alliance
Stockholm • ...