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Australia’s no. 2 pension fund to abandon thermal coal financing

It plans to invest A$1b in renewables and low carbon energy.
6 hours ago

Australia’s no. 2 pension fund to abandon thermal coal financing

It plans to invest A$1b in renewables and low carbon energy.
6 hours ago

Renewables cheapest source of electricity in 90% of emerging markets: report

88% of electricity demand between 2019 and 2040 will come from emerging markets.
10 days ago

Will coal dependence hamper Malaysia’s solar energy boom?

Solar investments are on the rise, but these may not be enough to meet Malaysia’s renewable energy targets.
13 days ago

Modest geothermal growth to persist

Growth drivers will only be few, especially those in tectonically active areas.
13 days ago

Where is Hong Kong now in its carbon neutrality target?

The city is now implementing several abatement measures as it aims to be carbon neutral by 2050.
13 days ago

Japan bets on offshore wind in bid to reach net-zero emissions

Long overlooked by the market, offshore wind farms are finally in the limelight as the country pledges carbon neutrality by 2050.
13 days ago

APAC solar PV capacity to triple to 1,500 GW by 2030

Indonesia is set to be the star player of the decade.
15 days ago

New renewables trumps cheapest fossil fuel on cost

2020’s new renewable project additions will save an estimated $156b.
1 month ago

Wind and solar investments to hit $1.3t by 2030 in APAC: WoodMackenzie

Fossil fuel power investment will see a loss of $54b a year.
1 month ago

Japan pledges whopping $10b to aid Asia’s green energy projects

The financial aid includes lending and investment from Japanese private and public sectors.
1 month ago

China spearheads global wind power growth: report

The government’s ambitious climate goals supported renewables in the country.
1 month ago

Zero emission commitments chokes out coal industry in NSW: report

2041 may see the last coal job in NSW sputter out.
1 month ago

How South Australia will pave the way for a wind and solar dominated future

South Australia has successfully gone green in 14 years.
1 month ago

South Korea’s National Pension Service curbs investments in coal

The NPS is considered the world’s third largest pension fund.
1 month ago

South Korea pushes for bigger cuts in GHG emissions

The country also pledged $5m for a green fund to boost renewables in developing countries.
1 month ago

Asian Power Renewable Energy Digital Conference discusses issues and trends for 2021

This two-hour digital conference will happen on 17 June 2021.
1 month ago

Japan’s Mizuho joins APAC banks to cut off coal financing

The company is the country's third largest bank.
2 months ago