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Renewable Energy Challenges and Opportunities in Vietnam

With a population soon to reach 100m and a booming economy, Vietnam’s energy needs are...

Renewable Energy Investments in Vietnam – Asia’s Next Clean Energy Powerhouse

For the last five years, Vietnam’s electricity demand has been growing by 10% on average...

Renewable Energy Financing: An Alternative to Financing Coal

Acid rain, smog, reduced agricultural yields, respiratory diseases, mining accidents and other human health-related impacts....

Investing in Coal Projects Bears Major Financial and Reputational Risks

A business environment held in the grasp of a global pandemic is anything but stable....

Green Financing in Asia – Still More Room For Growth

Green financing was first developed by governments as an initiative to reduce national level environmental...

Energy Bites – Clean Energy Investments 23/04/2021

Follow the latest round-up news on investments into alternative & renewable energy. Despite several headline...

Potential of Renewable Energy in Japan

Japan is among the most technically-advanced and innovative countries in the world. Yet, it is...

Renewable Energy Entrepreneurs – Challenges & Opportunities

Energy demand is growing in Asia and the public sentiment towards conventional energy sources is...

Vietnam’s Renewable Energy Investment Opportunities from the PDP8

How can Vietnam’s upcoming national Power Development Plan VIII (PDP8) reshape the country’s energy market...

Renewable Energy Investment Trends in Asian Markets

Current Renewable Energy Trends in Asia Global energy demands are on the rise, with some...

Japan’s Uncertain Future in Financing Overseas Coal Power Plants

Although Japan has announced to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050, the world’s fifth-highest carbon emitter...

Why Asian Financiers Are Still Financing Coal

Global banks have funneled trillions of dollars in coal financing since the Paris Climate Agreement...

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How Biden Wants to Lure Smaller Nations Away from China’s Coal Grip

With his ambitious renewable energy plan, US President Joe Biden has found a fresh field...

Many Uses of Coal are Being Replaced With Renewable Energy

Since 2013 global coal consumption has plateaued, yet overall demand for energy has increased. There...

Green Energy Will Help Meet Asia’s Growing Energy Demands

It is difficult to deny the statistics. Population growth has had a monumental effect on...

Weekly Energy Bites – Clean Energy Investments 26th March 2021

Follow the latest news on investments into alternative & renewable energy. European utilities double down...

Asia’s Green Power Opportunities: Who is Leading the Way?

What is green power and what types of opportunities are available in Asia? Green power...

The Asian Development Bank vs. Renewable Energy Investment

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) plays a key role in financing energy projects throughout Asia. This...

Malaysian Banks and Their Slow Transition to Renewable Energy Finance

The UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (2015-2030) is to reduce global air pollution levels through...

Everything You Need to Know About Alternative Energy

For the past 150 years, we have relied on fossil fuels like coal and oil...

The Energy Mix Review in Japan – a Glimpse of the Future

Japan is often seen as a benchmark for technological advancements and innovativeness. As a trend-setter,...

Energy Bites – Clean Energy Investments 12/03/2021

Follow the latest news on investments into alternative & renewable energy. Follow the latest news...

Renewable Resources and Future Economic Growth

What was once a trendy discussion point is now becoming the energy source for the...

China’s 14th FYP – What could this mean for the Energy Sector?

China is responsible for nearly one-third of all emissions globally, making it a primary candidate...