What investors actually want from sustainability data
Greenbiz, 17 April 2019
To account for the effects of a world in flux, more investors are pursuing strategies that consider relevant environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors, an approach known broadly as sustainable investing. In 2017 alone, assets managed through such an approach increased by 37 percent, according to Bloomberg.
Plastic bag bans are spreading. But are they truly effective?
National Geographic, 17 April 2019
Kenya has the strictest penalties for bag use, but the consumer alternatives to plastic have come with growing pains.
Balancing energy cost and sustainability
The Star, 3 April 2019
There has been some discussion in the media recently on electricity tariff and how the downward movement of international coal and gas prices in recent months should be reflected in lower tariffs. This has been suggested by various bodies representing both domestic and non-domestic consumers.
An environment minister's vision for Malaysia
Eco-Business, 27 March 2019
Nine months after she was appointed to lead Malaysia’s environment ministry, Yeo Bee Yin spoke to Eco-Business about gender equality, plastic pollution and boosting the country’s green industry.
Fashion’s tiny hidden secret
unenvironment, 13 March 2019
Fashion today is about obsession with outward image and appearance. Rarely do we as consumers consider what’s on the inside: the hundreds of thousands of fibres that make up our clothing which have led to an estimated 1.4 million trillion plastic fibres in the ocean.