Green Energy


Asian insurers see green future from phasing out fossil fuel investment

Asian insurers see green future from phasing out fossil fuel

(ATF) Insurance does not seem an obvious component of cutting carbon emissions, in comparison with tax breaks, government subsidies, bans, and corporate divestments of carbon assets. But insurers – along with the world’s biggest fund managers – say they are playing an important but largely hidden role in promoting a …

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Rise of EVs spells end of the oil era

Rise of EVs spells the end of the oil era

(ATF) Falling battery prices, environmental concern and electrification of transportation by crude-dependent countries like India and China could bring the oil era to an end, a strategist at financial think tank Carbon Tracker told Asia Times Financial on Friday.China’s has set a target for 20% of all cars on its …

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