Sustainability

Sustainability

The challenging arithmetic of climate action

(Feb 21): Climate change was at the forefront of last month’s World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

Sustainability

Limited liability is causing unlimited harm

(Feb 14): In a recent tweet, Olivier Blanchard – a former chief economist of the International Monetary Fund – wondered how we can “have so much political and geopolitical uncertainty and so little

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Even under Trump, US renewable investment hit a record in 2019

(Jan 31): The US’ renewable energy industry does not seem to take much notice of President Donald Trump’s views on green energy and climate change as investments surged to a record last year.

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Keppel Bay Tower to become first commercial development in Singapore to be fully powered by renewable energy

SINGAPORE (Dec 29): Keppel Bay Tower will be the first commercial development in Singapore to utilise renewable energy to power all its operations, including the offices of tenants in the building,

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Singapore's food security seen at heavy risk from climate change

(Dec 9): Singapore, home to some of the planet’s most affluent people, shouldn’t have to worry about going hungry -- except when you factor in the threat of climate change.

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EU hits Indonesian biodiesel with import duties over subsidies

(Dec 10): The European Union confirmed tariffs on Indonesian biodiesel imports on Monday to counter what it sees as unfair subsidies, the latest blow to producers after the bloc ruled that palm oil

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Convergence of ESG standards seen; sustainability can be a business advantage

SINGAPORE (Dec 9): The efforts to promote sustainability in the financial community is gaining momentum.

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Reimagining green financing for the agri-food business

SINGAPORE (Dec 5): In 2018 alone, about US$58.8 billion ($80.1 billion) in social and sustainability bonds were issued.

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