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  • 19
    Oct

    Mitigating climate change has become an imperative

    The Business Times

    OVER the past decade global warming and the impact of climate change have increasingly occupied governments, policymakers and the investment community. But the most recent report by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)… More

  • 11
    Oct

    Going all out to save energy

    The Business Times by NARENDRA AGGARWAL

    OUTSTANDING Energy Services Provider of the Year award winner G-Energy Global Pte Ltd has helped achieve significant annual energy savings for its clients through its chilled water system retrofit projects. While G-Energy has built a track record in… More

  • 11
    Oct

    Helping SATS to achieve savings in energy costs

    The Business Times

    ONE of the two winners of the Outstanding Energy Manager of the Year award this year is Chen Jiayi, energy manager of SATS Ltd. This award category recognises outstanding energy managers who have demonstrated leadership in driving energy efficiency… More

  • 11
    Oct

    Focus on improving energy efficiency

    The Business Times by NARENDRA AGGARWAL

    THE carbon tax to be introduced from next year is part of a national strategy to reduce carbon emissions in Singapore. It is expected to encourage businesses here to improve their energy efficiency, to become sustainable, and to reduce their operating… More

  • 09
    Oct

    Big impact on Singapore with extra 0.5 deg C rise

    The Straits Times by AUDREY TAN

    It may not make a difference to many when the thermostat at home is turned up by 0.5 deg C, but this increase would have a significant impact on the climate for a country like Singapore. The latest report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change… More

  • 19
    Sep

    Sembcorp inks 20-year deal to provide solar energy for Facebook Singapore

    The Business Times by VIVIEN SHIAO

    Singapore SEMBCORP Industries on Tuesday announced a 20-year solar energy deal with Facebook to provide lo-cally sourced renewable power to support Facebook's recently announced 170,000 square metre Singapore data centre, as well as its other Singapore… More

  • 12
    Sep

    Sustainable investing and the millennial investor

    The Business Times by OLIVER REDRUP

    INSTITUTIONAL, corporate and retail investors are growing more socially-conscious as companies grapple with rising energy costs and governments impose carbon taxes to be environmentally responsible. This is especially true in the area of infrastructure,… More

  • 06
    Sep

    Climate action could add $36 trillion to world economy

    The Straits Times

    PARIS • Ambitious action on climate change could contribute an extra US$26 trillion (S$36 trillion) to the world economy by 2030, international experts said yesterday, urging nations and businesses to step up their engagement. The economic benefits… More

  • 06
    Sep

    Solar systems key to S'pore's renewable energy development

    The Business Times by MATTHEW PELOSO

    WITH 2018 designated as Singapore's Year of Climate Action, there has been significant progress made in the detailed strategies of mitigation and adaptation as set out in the republic's 2016 Climate Action Plan. Among the methods of limiting greenhouse… More

  • 28
    Aug

    NTU to build Asia's largest wooden building

    The Straits Times by VENESSA LEE

    Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has unveiled an ambitious five-year plan that will see Asia's largest wooden building being constructed on its campus. NTU president Subra Suresh said yesterdaythe proposed six-storey, $180 million building will… More