Japanese firm Ricoh’s Eco Action Day campaign started out 10 years ago as a pioneering group of 18 organisations pledging to save energy. Today, it has become Singapore’s biggest and oldest business-led green campaign with a tangible contribution to reducing the country’s carbon footprint.
Canadian hydrogeologist John Anthony Cherry credits his stellar career in groundwater research, protection and management to a series of “fortuituous incidents”. This year’s Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize laureate shares his journey with Eco-Business
The SMART Facilities Management Solutions Expo 2016 opens this week from 26 to 28 April at Singapore’s Sands Expo and Convention Centre, with a focus on helping practitioners in the Southeast Asian region learn about the latest trends and technologies in the industry.
Jessica Cheam –
Nazir Foead, head of Indonesia's new Peatland Restoration Agency brings new energy to solving the country's deforestation and peatland problems, but engagement with major consumer giants India and China is lacking, and we still need to look at the million-dollar question of who will pay for sustainable goods.
Anthony Caravello –
Efforts by brands to support environmental messages can be a popular success or go horribly awry. Strategy consultant Anthony Caravello outlines a recent misstep by grocery delivery service Honestbee to show how not to connect a brand with a social cause.
Mary Anne Cannon –
Pratt & Whitney vice president for environment,health & safety Mary Anne Cannon shares how the company saved 15 million gallons of water – the equivalent of 25 Olympic-sized swimming pools across its operations in Singapore since 2010
Technology companies are essential to delivering new IT infrastructure and other requirements needed in a smart city, says Adrian De Luca, chief technology officer for Asia Pacific, Hitachi Data Systems.
This paper compares the eco-efficiency of Low Temperature Copper to Copper Bonding (LTCCB) technology against the Conventional Method (CM). The analyses look into the energy and material consumables consumption profiles ...