There is too much capital locked up in polluting, resource-intensive projects today and not enough in clean, low-carbon growth. A new UNEP report shows how to achieve a system which is better aligned with sustainable development.
Grundfos is a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology. They contribute to global sustainability by pioneering technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet.
New research has traced the unrest in Syria and unfolding European migrant crisis to a drought induced by worsening climate change. Could a similar fate be in store for Asia, a region most vulnerable to its impacts?
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Once again a haze of smoke has descended upon Southeast Asia. The smoke originates in Indonesia, and has happened nearly every year since 1997. It begs the question whether international law can be used to put a stop to it.
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Ocean ecosystems account for a major part of many East Asian economies. In a region so dependent on its seas, can economic growth in coastal and marine areas be sustainable? The emerging concept of the Blue Economy shows that yes, it can.
Hotels may drag their feet on introducing sustainability measures because of the time and effort initially required. But as new surveys by French hotel chain Accor prove, environmental and social responsibility pays off big time for businesses.
Sustainable energy has gained increasing support from governments and businesses in Asia. Ahead of the Asia Clean Energy Summit, Eco-Business explores how one association has helped drive the region's clean energy journey.
The movement among businesses to create not just profit but also value for communities and the environment is gaining more converts. Ahead of the CSR Asia Summit next month, Eco-Business talks to Rob Coombs, CEO of Interface’s operations in Asia Pacific, on why this fresh way of thinking about business makes perfect sense.
Managing one of the world’s longest rivers is a gargantuan task that involves a visionary approach and countless man hours from thousands of engineers. The Yellow River Conservancy Commission has overcome mammoth challenges to successfully manage the river’s flood and droughts but their work continues.
A young Chinese startup with a 27-year-old CEO has a big dream: To make solar power part of everyday life for millions of people: Think airships, tents, mobile phones, remote control toy cars, bicycles, and a lot more.
The Green Living 2015 exhibition, Singapore's first lifestyle event for sustainability conscious consumers, will showcase ideas on green living in many aspects of daily life including transport, food, and home decor.
The iconic Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore has kept the visitors coming since it first opened in January 2010. Not only has it kept millions of visitors happy, entertained and comfortable, it has done so being one of the greenest and most sustainable developments anywhere in the city.