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  • 01
    Nov

    ExxonMobil commits US$10m as founding partner of SgEC

    The Business Times by TAN HWEE HWEE

    Singapore ExxonMobil has committed US$10 million in funding over five years as founding partner of the new Singapore Energy Centre (SgEC) led by Nanyang Technology University and National University of Singapore. This is the first research centre partnership… More

  • 01
    Nov

    Green energy is now mainstream

    The Business Times by NEIL MCGREGOR

    INCREASING support for the sustainable development of our planet and environmentally-conscious living are reshaping government policies, disrupting industry and commerce, and even determining the choices we make as individuals. The United Nations' Intergovernmental… More

  • 01
    Nov

    Clean energy to boost business spending by S$180m a year: Masagos

    The Business Times

    Singapore NEW investments in Singapore's fast-growing clean energy industry will generate S$180 million in annual business spending and create about 1,000 professional jobs in the next five years, Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Masagos… More

  • 31
    Oct

    Singapore pumps S$39m into energy research

    The Business Times by WONG KAI YI

    Singapore SINGAPORE is boosting its research and development (R&D) capabilities in energy through a further S$39 million in four initiatives. The first, a S$20 million programme called Exploiting Distributed Generation (EDGE), will look at projects… More

  • 31
    Oct

    EMA ropes in PSA, Sembcorp Industries to push for energy storage

    The Business Times by Tan Hwee Hwee

    Singapore THE Energy Market Authority (EMA) has roped in two private sector partners, PSA and Sembcorp Industries, to help roll out on a commercial scale, the use of Energy Storage Systems (ESS). ESS is akin to large warehouses for unused energy. An… More

  • 30
    Oct

    SP Group unveils blockchain-powered green energy platform

    The Business Times by TAN HWEE HWEE

    Singapore SP Group launched on Monday a new blockchain-powered marketplace for renewable energy certificates (RECs). The move is expected to speed up the expansion of REC trades, which have gained traction here since the ratification of the Paris climate… More

  • 30
    Oct

    Engie moves Asia-Pacific headquarters from Thailand to Singapore

    The Business Times by NG REN JYE

    Singapore FRENCH energy company Engie announced on Monday that it will move its Asia-Pacific headquarters from Thailand to Singapore, in a bid to focus on supporting regional governments and businesses in sustainable growth opportunities. Expected to… More

  • 30
    Oct

    A new partnership for a sustainable energy future in South-east Asia

    The Business Times by ADNAN Z AMIN

    THE global energy landscape is witnessing rapid and wide-ranging change driven by an unprecedented growth of renewables. This transformation is reshaping the global energy paradigm, bringing new opportunities for sustainable growth and livelihoods.… More

  • 25
    Oct

    The green factor in success

    The Business Times

    AS ONE of only three contenders for the category of Top Green Companies in Asia at the Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability Awards (ACES), DSM Nutritional Products Pacific Asia has proven itself to be a corporation that runs its business operations… More

  • 25
    Oct

    Going beyond business, empowering communities

    The Business Times

    THE latest instalment of the Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability Awards (ACES) once again celebrated organisations across the region that are looking beyond the bottom line when it comes to measuring success. The ACES Awards take into account… More