Asia's central banks must rise to the challenge of climate change

GreenBiz

Most central banks in Asia already believe they should help to promote green bonds and other low-carbon initiatives. Finance & Investing Risk

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Quadria secures IFC investment for second Asia healthcare fund

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, August 28 – Five years after closing its first, $300 million healthcare fund, Singapore-based Quadria Capital is looking to raise up to $500 million for a second fund targeting growth-stage healthcare firms in Asia expanding access and filling service gaps.

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Aavishkaar scores $37 million for expansion in Asia and Africa

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, September 26 – India-based impact investor Aavishkaar has more than $1 billion in assets under management and three open funds in India, Southeast Asia and Africa. paywall Africa Smarter Money Industry News Asia Dealflow India

Home Delivery Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Returning on 9-10 September 2020 to Suntec Convention Centre, Singapore, Home Delivery Asia is Asia's leading retail logistics event

Tesla Has Great Potential In Asia Beyond China

CleanTechnica

Everybody knows China is a huge opportunity since it is both the largest auto market in the world and it seems to get pretty good support from the government, which seems to be trying to address the air pollution issue in the country, but I wanted to look at the size of all the rest of Asia.

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Carmakers To The Rescue — N95 Mask Mass Production

CleanTechnica

Wearing a mask to protect yourself from germs and air pollution is quite normal in East Asia. CleanTechnica Reports Health Manufacturing Policy & Politics Asia BYD coronavirus COVID-19 COVID-19 pandemic foxconn GAC GM N95 masks pandemics SAIC Wuling

MOVE Asia 2020

Eco-Business

The world's most important event is coming to Asia! We are bringing together thousands of Asia's mobility stakeholders across all modes and disciplines: to dialogue, to create insight and to promote collaboration

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Asia Pacific Rail 2020

Eco-Business

Bringing together rail professionals for over 21 years, Asia Pacific Rail is one of Asia's premier railway industry events.

Asia 52

Energy storage plant set for southeast Asia

Renewable Energy World

Finnish energy technology group Wärtsilä has signed an EPC contract for a 100 MW/100 MWh total capacity energy storage project in southeast Asia. Strategic Development News Energy Storage Asia Grid Scale

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How Gender Inclusiveness Will Change China’s Renewable Energy Future

CleanTechnica

Clean Power Interviews China gender gender equality UNISUN Energy Group WiRA women Women in Renewables Asia Yisha HeAn interview with Yisha He, Chairwoman of UNISUN Energy Group.

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MOVE Asia 2020

Eco-Business

The world's most important event is coming to Asia! We are bringing together thousands of Asia's mobility stakeholders across all modes and disciplines: to dialogue, to create insight and to promote collaboration

Asia 52

Electric Vehicles Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Powering the Next Wave of Electric Vehicles in Asia

Renewable Energy Markets Asia

Eco-Business

The inaugural Renewable Energy Markets (REM) Asia conference is a unique all-day conference that will bring together leading industry players throughout the global renewable energy markets to meet, network, learn, and plan for the future of the Asia Pacific region

Asia 52

Japan – Asia’s Biggest Energy Market Opportunity in 2019?

CleanTech Group

Asia Energy Efficiency Energy Storage Geographical Insights Energy Transformation Japan's Energy LandscapeOne of the largest economies in the world and the fourth largest consumer of electricity, Japan has long been a recognized leader in energy technology development. The 2011 earthquake and the subsequent Fukushima nuclear accident triggered a major overhaul of the energy market in Japan. As a result, local and foreign innovators are now looking […].

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Asia Pacific Enterprise Awards

Eco-Business

The Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards (AREA) recognises and independently endorses your organisational efforts in creating a culture of compassion, integrity and in being socially responsible corporate citizens.

Asia 52

Asia Clean Energy Summit 2020

Eco-Business

In its 7th edition, the Asia Clean Energy Summit (ACES) will take place from 27 - 29 October 2020, as part of the annual Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW

Asia 52

The rise of Asia's urban farmers

Eco-Business

Meet the urban farmers of Asia—a former construction engineer, a cricket farmer, and a business graduate who wants to take vertical farming to outer space

Next Leaders’ Asia Summit 2019

Eco-Business

Next Leader's Asia Summit 2019

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Innobuild (IB) Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Innobuild (IB) Asia is the region's unique marketplace showcasing the latest construction materials, tools and technologies that helps to improve the productivity and resource efficiency during the construction of commercial, industrial, residential, hospitality, manufacturing and healthcare facilities.

Cost-effective response to COVID-19: Light every health clinic in Africa and south Asia

Impact Alpha

In Africa and southern Asia, hundreds of thousands of people live each day without adequate access to any healthcare at all. The post Cost-effective response to COVID-19: Light every health clinic in Africa and south Asia appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Smart Grids & Microgrids Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Creating Intelligent Power Grids in Asia

Sustainable Tourism Asia 2019

Eco-Business

In collaboration with Marina Bay Sands Singapore and Visa, CSR Asia - an ELEVATE company - is hosting the 2nd annual forum on solutions for the tourism and hospitality industry's most pressing issues

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Living in Asia’s unliveable cities

Eco-Business

Asia’s poorly regulated urban growth impacts the economy and the environment, putting pressure on public spaces, transportation, garbage disposal, and air pollution.

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First Integrated STEM Leadership Summit in Asia

Eco-Business

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Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards 2020

Eco-Business

The Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards (AREA) recognises and independently endorses your organisational efforts in creating a culture of compassion, integrity and in being socially responsible corporate citizens. The programme grows with Asian communities and reflects their collective action and self-imposed responsibility to better the world we live in

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Tesla Is Starving USA Market In Favor Of EU & East Asia

CleanTechnica

Tesla does not publish its sales per region, and certainly not in advance. But we, the obsessive Tesla watchers, have our secret methods to determine what is happening.

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What's holding sustainable finance back in Asia?

Eco-Business

As the Eco-Business event Unlocking Capital for Sustainability approaches, we asked some key speakers about the obstacles holding sustainable finance industry back in Asia The world will needs US$11.5 trillion to achieve the SDGs.

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Solar, wind and hydro projects are threatening key wildlife habitats in Southeast Asia, India

Eco-Business

Half the renewable energy projects being planned, that overlap with important conservation areas, are in India, Southeast Asia, South America and Africa.

Much of Asia still goes to bed unfed

Eco-Business

Climate-smart and resource-saving farming technologies could be one way to address hunger in Asia, write Akmal Siddiq and Md Abul Basher of Asian Development Bank

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What's being done to fix water scarcity in Asia's most water-stressed countries?

Eco-Business

As we celebrate World Water Day this 22 March, what are the six most water-stressed countries in Asia and what's being done to quench their thirst

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Tackling Southeast Asia's plastic waste crisis

Eco-Business

Southeast Asia is a major contributor to the plastic that is choking the world’s oceans. With nations plagued by poor municipal rubbish collection systems, experts say the private sector needs to speed up efforts to stem the flow of waste

Asia 83

7 ways climate change was felt in Asia in 2019

Eco-Business

Asia is projected to be hit the hardest by climate change, and this year clearly showed why. Here are some of the climate change disasters that ravaged the world’s most populous continent in 2019

Asia 83

‘Asia undermining efforts to reduce coal dependence’

Eco-Business

Over 80 per cent of new coal investments are in the Asia Pacific region, where governments are pushed to meet a fast-growing demand for power

Energy and Power Takeaways from Cleantech Forum Asia

CleanTech Group

For two days, Cleantech Forum Asia hosted a plethora of local, regional and international players in the energy sector. Despite the mix of. Cleantech Events Energy & Power

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Southeast Asia and the right to safe water

Eco-Business

More than 100 million people live without access to safe water in Southeast Asia. What can be done to improve that and to protect clean water sources

Asia 78

Announcing Future Food Asia 2020 #FoodIsTheNewCool

Eco-Business

ID Capital announces the fourth edition of Future Food Asia - APAC's premier AgriFoodTech competition, and its title partners Food has always been a necessity, a source of joy and a way of cultural expression. Future Food Asia has also on boarded Dole Packaged Foods among its new partners.

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Green World Asia

Eco-Business

KEY SHOW FACTS

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Could Southeast Asia’s remote islands be powered by waste?

Eco-Business

About 10 per cent of Southeast Asia lacks access to stable electricity, and many people live on remote islands. New technologies could bring power to far-flung locations and meet energy and waste management needs. But challenges abound

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Can Southeast Asia quench corporate thirst for renewable energy?

Eco-Business

As businesses set their sights on operations in Southeast Asia, can the region meet businesses' green needs The corporate push to become 100 per cent renewable is driving renewable energy investment worldwide.

Asia 83

The road to green freight in Southeast Asia

Eco-Business

With Asia slated to account for more than half of the world’s surface freight demand by 2050, governments, companies and organisations are looking for ways to make road freight fleets and supply chain transportation sustainable