Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung last week announced a plan to halt all new coal developments, a huge about-turn for a country which previously had the biggest coal expansion plans in Southeast Asia.
Contiki Holidays –
Plastic waste hit a new high recently, with experts predicting that soon there will be more plastic than fish in the ocean. Travel firm Contiki offers 10 tips to reduce our plastic footprint.
Ellen MacArthur –
Plastic is increasingly seen as the 'workhorse material' of the modern economy, but its wasteful use is linked to environmental problems and economic losses. Dame Ellen MacArthur, founder of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation rethinks how we use the ubiquitous material.
China's new rules on issuing green bonds will shake up the global green bonds market and speed up financing for the nation's transition to a green economy, says Trucost business development head for Asia Chaoni Huang.
2015 was a landmark year for climate action, topped by a universal agreement in Paris. Expect 2016 to be an even bigger year, says Sindicatum Sustainable Resources chief executive officer Assaad Razzouk.
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 ...
In a previous articles titled "Economic Feasibility of Sustainable Non-Food Feedstock Based Biodiesel Production: Part 1 and Part 2 ",we have covered how Pongamia Pinnata and Moringa oleifera are going ...