The world’s first floating wind farm commissioned in Scotland
Climate Action Programme, 18 October 2017
Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon inaugurated the world’s first floating offshore wind farm, another first for the Scottish dynamic offshore wind potential.
About 1400 multinational companies now factor carbon price into business plans
Responsible Business, 17 October 2017
According to CDP, a global non-profit environmental disclosure platform, the number of companies that now factor an internal carbon price into their business plans has increased eight times since 2014 because they understand that carbon risk management is a business imperative.
Malaysia Launches the World’s First Green Sukuk
Sukuk, 14 October 2017
The sukuk is a green Islamic bond, where the proceeds are used to fund a specific environmentally-sustainable infrastructure project, such as the construction of renewable energy generation facilities.
Green Technology Master Plan Launched at IGEM 2017
AsiaOne, 12 October 2017
"GTMP will pave the way for this green future by laying the foundation for a holistic shift in socio-economic development whilst adhering to the principles of sustainability. In doing so, the GTMP will deliver impactful long-term results cementing Malaysia's position as a forerunner in the global green movement in line with the National Transformation 2050 aspirations," he added.
Fast food, fast fashion = fast fading environment
The Star, 4 October 2017
We all love great food. But some of us love it too much – there is a growing concern about how we are taking food for granted.