S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&J DJI), a provider of market indices, has launched three new climate change index series to highlight public companies' role in climate change and help investors lower their exposure to fossil fuels.
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.
Willie Tan –
Despite the global push towards green buildings, the environmental impact of elevators is often neglected. Welden business development director Willie Tan shares a technology which can raise energy efficiency of these essential machines.
Owen Yeo –
Whether it is reducing food waste, increasing recycling, or promoting energy efficiency, the ability to collect and analyse big data can deliver a huge boost to any sustainability effort, says Owen Yeo, business development manager, Enerprof.
Cathy Alexander –
The former US vice-president, who travels the world campaigning for climate change action, looks to states and cities to ginger up Australians ahead of the UN climate summit in Paris.
Singapore has recently submitted its intended emissions reductions plans to the UNFCCC. What does Singapore’s commitment mean? Is it good or bad? Green Future Solutions director Eugene Tay offers an analysis.
Although Asia has done well on ensuring electricity access for people and using renewable energy, there is room for further improvement on energy efficiency and access to clean, smoke-free cooking. CSR Asia chairman Richard Welford outlines how the private sector can help.