News

  • 14
    Dec

    Sustainable investing should be pushed into the mainstream

    The Business Times by SEAN HENDERSON

    THE global transition to a low-carbon, clean-energy economy is well under way with strides being made in the global reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. Progress can also be seen through the development of the green bond market. Until recently a nascent… More

  • 13
    Dec

    Just one company obtains SEC's enhanced green label

    The Business Times

    Singapore ONLY one company so far has been successful in getting its products certified under the stricter guidelines of an enhanced green labelling scheme by the Singapore Environment Council (SEC). Consumer goods giant Kimberly-Clark Professional,… More

  • 08
    Dec

    Reducing carbon footprint is an area of focus for Shell

    The Business Times by BEN VAN BEURDEN

    THE world has a puzzle to solve, a jigsaw with a spectacular number of pieces to place. If it can succeed, it will win a priceless prize: it will achieve the goal of the Paris Agreement, to limit global warming to under two degrees celcius. It is the… More

  • 06
    Dec

    To recycle industrial waste water, add electricity

    The Straits Times by SHELINA AJIT ASSOMULL

    Researchers here have found a new way to recycle industrial waste water using electricity, which can remove up to 99 per cent of impurities. The system, developed by a National University of Singapore (NUS) team, is touted to be cost efficient, as it… More

  • 24
    Nov

    Cleaning up the plastic making process

    The Straits Times by JOSE HONG

    They are immensely useful but plastics are also polluting the earth. Hundreds of millions of tonnes of carbon dioxide are released during their global production. Assistant Professor Jason Yeo hopes to make this process much cleaner. He heads a National… More

  • 24
    Nov

    Shaping the future of Emerging Asia with clean energy

    The Business Times by TOMMY LEONG

    CLEAN water, sanitation, health care, transport, lighting, cooking, heating - these are energy-driven elements essential to human well-being, as well as a country's economic activity and social development. But they are not accessible to the world's… More

  • 10
    Nov

    Clean and green solutions

    The Business Times by FRANCIS KAN

    Neutrinos Engineering: Customised treatments for your car's engine NEUTO Intelligent Hydrogen System is a patented solution that removes microscopic carbon layers in hard-to-reach places - such as air manifolds, piston rings, valves, and spark plugs… More

  • 10
    Nov

    Greening the office environment

    The Business Times by FRANCIS KAN

    RICOH Asia Pacific actively develops sustainable businesses in line with its mission to protect the environment by implementing measures against climate change and improving resource productivity through its business activities. The company is the regional… More

  • 09
    Nov

    Businesses should take the lead in sustainability: Heng Swee Keat

    The Business Times by JACQUELINE WOO

    Singapore BUSINESSES should lead the way in pursuing sustainable practices, urged Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat. "It is a matter of survival, and of stewardship," he said at the Singapore Apex Corporate Sustainability Awards last evening. "Climate… More

  • 07
    Nov

    Advocates for sustainability

    The Business Times

    Frasers Centrepoint As one of Singapore's top property companies, Frasers Centrepoint Limited (FCL) keeps a close eye on the pulse of the market. Sustainability consistently comes up as both a key risk and an opportunity for the company during its regular… More