Environment

7 Mar 19
The bank continues to finance coal power projects in Bangladesh, Vietnam, and Indonesia.
4 Mar 19
It aims to produce 30bcm of biogas from agricultural waste and manure by 2030.
27 Feb 19
Governments around the world are putting policies in place to curb carbon emissions in line with the Paris Agreement on climate change.
6 Feb 19
The group attributed most of the emissions to the power sector, which is not subject to constraints.
28 Jan 19
Cuts of 200MW have been ordered, sending 60,000 customers in Victoria to darkness.
23 Jan 19
Over a quarter of coal plants being developed outside the country are supported by Chinese banks and firms.
16 Jan 19
Demand is set to drop by 18% whilst installations are set to plummet by as much as 30%.
19 Dec 18
The official launch of the seven projects is scheduled in January 2019.
5 Dec 18
The investment will support infrastructure for 36GW of renewables.
28 Nov 18
A third of commissioned renewables have yet to receive their subsidy payment.
26 Nov 18
The country is eligible to tap into $10.3b of pledged financing.
14 Nov 18
Indonesia currently has over 230 million inhabitants spread out in 34 provinces demanding basic supplies for domestic and industrial needs....
26 Sep 18
It previously faced pressure for the potential funding of three Vietnam coal plants.
10 Jul 18
Gas will remain king for now.
29 Jun 18
More joint ventures with multinationals are on the cards.
22 Jun 18
Qinghai aims to provide clean electricity for its 6 million population.
13 Jun 18
Nuclear energy operations may reach up to a capacity of 2,000 to 5,000 MW by 2040.
13 Jun 18
If the energy transition outlook by DNV GL proves true, then almost three-fourths of the electricity demand increase by 2050 will be generated by...
6 Apr 18
Last year, while presenting Singapore’s budget for 2017, the Singapore Finance Minister announced that Singapore will impose a tax on...
21 Feb 18
Over half of this population would shell out for a 5% bill hike.
4 Jul 17
And China is still among the giants who keep building.
23 May 17
Asian countries hold a massive 87.4%.
24 Apr 17
Radiation levels have dropped in most areas.
24 Apr 17
One of the projects is the $2.2b Son My 1 gas-fired power plant.
19 Apr 17
Wasted wind energy is roughly equal to Beijin's annual power use.
7 Apr 17
This is due to dropping costs of renewables equipment.
10 Mar 17
Emissions dropped by 3.57m tonnes.
7 Mar 17
These areas did not hit the minimum guaranteed hours.
6 Mar 17
Growth is eyed mostly in solar and biomass.
6 Mar 17
Coal consumption has decreased 4.7% in 2016.
17 Feb 17
Protests have been on-going while waiting for the final decision.
17 Feb 17
It targets only 30% coal by then.
10 Feb 17
While LNG consumption edged down 1.6%.
7 Feb 17
It has reached a maximum of 530 sieverts per hour.
16 Jan 17
It eyes boosting renewables use from 4% to 20%.
13 Jan 17
The drop to $287.5b is the first since 2013.
12 Jan 17
No thanks to strong public opposition to nuclear restarts.
1 Dec 16
The original estimate was $50b.
24 Nov 16
Optimising project siting and configuration are the most effective environmental and social risk avoidance measures in hydropower development....