Sustainability

Solar AI Technologies launches Singapore’s first ever rent-to-own solar program

Solar AI Technologies, a Singapore based tech-startup funded by global energy giant Engie Group, has recently announced that it will be launching Singapore’s first ever…

Amasia creates impact assessment framework to evaluate climate impact for early-stage companies

Amasia, a global early-stage venture capital firm focused on sustainability and climate, said Wednesday it has created a robust impact assessment framework to evaluate and manage…

Business growth is always about making the right change

There is no easy road to success. Like many aspiring young entrepreneurs, I was starry-eyed and jumped head-on when given an opportunity to start my own business. I left my cushy…

US’s Clarity Movement Co. raises $9.6M Series A+ co-led by Amasia and Active Fund

Clarity Movement Co. (Clarity), a United States-based environmental sensing and data platform company empowering the world to combat air pollution and climate change, announced…

Transforming Asia’s cities for their sustainable future

Editor's note: Now on its third year, the ORIGIN Innovation Awards draws inspiration from the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and seeks to recognize and…

Muvmi aims to solve last-mile connection in Southeast Asian cities with greener ride-sharing services, starting with Bangkok

Thailand-based ride-sharing firm Muvmi aims to provide greener first and last-mile connectivity solutions in several cities across Southeast Asia as more major cities here start…

Singapore-based MetaVerse Green Exchange steps up climate action in Southeast Asia with appointment of former Bank of England Senior Advisor

MetaVerse Green Exchange (MVGX), a digital green exchange licensed and regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), announced on Thursday the appointment of former Bank…

URECA introduces leading technology to democratise access to carbon credits

URECA introduced on Monday a proprietary technology and platform that is set to democratise access to carbon credits globally. Starting with renewable energy (RE), URECA’s…

ADB, UK launch $134M fund to help catalyze green financing in Southeast Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of the United Kingdom (UK) have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop a £107 million ($134 million) trust fund to…

Hong Kong’s PAG to invest over $1B on renewable energy in Asia

PAG, a Hong Kong-based Asia Pacific (APAC)-focused alternative investment firm, announced Wednesday the launch of PAG Renewables, a wholly owned company with the mandate to…