Net-zero emissions strategy for tech sector

Net-zero emissions strategy for tech sector

Technology plays a vital role in developing long-term solutions to decrease climate-changing emissions and companies can take action to set industry standards.
Carbon Dated: multinational companies to cut suppliers failing to curb carbon emissions

Carbon Dated: multinational companies to cut suppliers failing to curb carbon emissions

A new study by Standard Chartered reveals that 78 per cent of multinationals will remove suppliers that endanger their carbon transition plan by 2025.
VNFOREST sets ambitious revenue target for forest environment services

VNFOREST sets ambitious revenue target for forest environment services

The Vietnam Administration of Forestry (VNFOREST) set the target to acquire VND2.8 trillion ($121.74 million) from forest environment services this year
GE rises to challenges of energy transition

GE rises to challenges of energy transition

GE has announced a comprehensive set of goals to achieve carbon neutrality for the company’s operations by 2030.
Hexagon’s solutions to cut emissions

Hexagon’s solutions to cut emissions

The project development arm of Hexagon Holdings Singapore has announced a long-term power purchase agreement with New Wing Interconnect Technology (NWIT) for a rooftop solar system with a nominal power output of six megawatts peak.
Shipping sector prioritises five solutions for decarbonisation

Shipping sector prioritises five solutions for decarbonisation

Shell and Deloitte Netherlands and Deloitte UK today published a joint research outlining industry perspectives on decarbonising the shipping sector.
Tetra Pak commits to net zero emissions

Tetra Pak commits to net zero emissions

Tetra Pak commits to reaching net zero GHG emissions in its operations by 2030, and aims to achieve net zero GHG emissions for the entire value chain by 2050.
A breath of fresh air even in the heaviest traffic

A breath of fresh air even in the heaviest traffic

In large cities people are exposed to copious amounts of pollutants on a daily basis without a good air filter for the passenger cabin of their cars.
Solar ESCO develops solar energy project in Tong Hong Tannery Vietnam

Solar ESCO develops solar energy project in Tong Hong Tannery Vietnam

Through teaming up with Solar ESCO, Tong Hong could save at least 5 per cent of cost per kWh and reduce greenhouse gas emissions through each product.
Three Japan automakers admit false emissions data

Three Japan automakers admit false emissions data

Japan's Suzuki Motor, Mazda and Yamaha have admitted using false emissions data for some vehicles, the transport ministry said on Thursday (Aug 9), in the latest product quality scandal to hit the country's auto sector.
Proposal to raise emissions standards for cars

Proposal to raise emissions standards for cars

Vietnam Register, under the Ministry of Transport, has proposed raising the emission standards for cars to level 2 in order to minimise the increasing environmental pollution in the country.
Audi recalls vehicles due to cooling system error

Audi recalls vehicles due to cooling system error

Audi, a subsidiary of Volkswagen, has recalled over one million vehicles since April, with the latest 20 being in Vietnam due to a failure in their cooling system.
Audi CEO arrested over Volkswagen emissions scandal

Audi CEO arrested over Volkswagen emissions scandal

Volkswagen’s emissions scandal has just seen the arrest of Rupert Stadler, CEO of the Audi division, marking the highest level official to be toppled so far.
Germany orders recall of 60,000 Audis over emissions

Germany orders recall of 60,000 Audis over emissions

Germany this week ordered the recall of tens of thousands of cars produced by Volkswagen subsidiary Audi over "illegal software" designed to conceal levels of harmful emissions, the KBA vehicle licensing authority said Wednesday (Jun 6).
UNDP launches new green chemical project

UNDP launches new green chemical project

The UNDP and Vietnamese agencies launched the green chemistry project to support green growth and reduce the use and release of POPs and hazardous chemicals.
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