[LONDON] Nearly US$640 billion of investment in coal power capacity worldwide is at risk because it is cheaper to generate electricity from new renewables, research by think tank Carbon Tracker...

GLOBAL carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the power sector fell by 2 per cent last year, the biggest fall since at least 1990, owing to reduced coal usage in Europe and the United States, a study...

[BENGALURU] SoftBank Group Corp is in talks to sell a majority stake in its renewables joint venture in India as it aims to raise cash amid global investment setbacks, India's Economic Times...

SINGAPORE'S Temasek Holdings is considering setting up a new unit to house renewable power projects as it increasingly eyes energy investments outside of fossil fuels.

SHAREHOLDERS of global oil giants will be "drowned" in cash from dividends and buybacks for the next 20 years as the firms shift their capital structure to finance renewable projects, according to...

[BUDAPEST] Nuclear power is losing ground to renewables in terms of both cost and capacity as its reactors are increasingly seen as less economical and slower to reverse carbon emissions, an...

GERMANY, a poster child for responsible energy, is renouncing nuclear and coal. The problem is, say many power producers and grid operators, it may struggle to keep the lights on.

THE world needs explosive growth in renewable energy for the next three decades, but even that probably won't be enough to forestall catastrophic climate change.

[TOKYO] Taiwan's offshore wind drama looks set to come to a breezy end next week.

ROYAL Dutch Shell has taken a 49 per cent stake in Cleantech Solar, a Singapore-based developer of solar energy systems, with the possibility to increase its position after 2021.