2022-06-23

Solar Philippines, the largest solar company in Southeast Asia, has submitted offers to contract renewable energy projects for a total capacity of 9,000 gigawatt-hours (GWh) a year, in a move to ramp up the Philippines' renewable capability, as reported by Bloomberg on June 20. If...

The Hong Kong branch of Cathay United Bank (CUB) [2882:TT] and the Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency (HKQAA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deepen their collaboration in sustainable and green financial services, as reported by Yahoo News on June 19. As an international...

LG Chem [051910:KS] will launch its first hydrogen manufacturing plant in the second half of 2024 with an annual capacity of 50,000 tons, as reported by Reuters on June 20. The plant will produce clean fuel for the petrochemical sector, in keeping with the company's...

Hana Bank [004940:KS] and the Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service (HIRA), a government agency under South Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare, have agreed to expand their collaboration on environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) practices in the public health care system and social...

Japanese chemical producer Asahi Kasei [3407:JP] has developed a technology to produce lithium-ion battery materials from carbon dioxide (CO2), as reported by Nikkei Asia on June 16. The new technology will produce a solvent used in battery electrolytes, while the CO2 consumed during the manufacturing...

Wine Australia, a statutory corporation that regulates the Australian wine industry, announced a multifaceted program focused on environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) as well as sustainability, as reported by National Tribune on June 17. Rachel Triggs, Wine Australia’s General Manager of ESG and Market...

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