To help Singapore achieve her goal of being a smart and green nation, property developer and sustainability leader City Developments Limited has launched two new research laboratories dedicated to the study of sustainable living in tropical climates.
Smart buildings are set to grow across Asia as cities search for ways to manage their energy demand and carbon footprint. The SMART Facilities Management Solutions Expo 2016 is poised to help deliver just that.
and Ashwin Kumar –
CIFOR scientists Anne Larson and Ashwin Ravikumar unravel the complex web of legal arrangements in tropical forest countries to reveal some of the forces shaping land use change.
Xiaoxue Weng –
Can Chinese business engagement ensure sustainability and benefit the poor? Complex factors shape their operations – of which Chinese policies play only a minor role, says International Institute for Environment and Development researcher Xiaoxue Weng.
Stephen Groff –
Asia is uniquely placed to provide a blueprint for combating climate change, but the region's countries must work together for everyone’s benefit, says Asian Development Bank vice-president of operations Stephen Groff.
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.
The Asean countries are at very different stages of economic growth. Members include a fully developed city state with nearly full national electricity coverage as well as several agrarian economies ...