Asia-Pacific

21
Dec
2020
Asia is catching up on ESG investing yet promising
ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investment in Asia Pacific is often assumed to be in its infancy, but market...
Asia-Pacific
ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investment in Asia Pacific is often assumed to be in its infancy, but market participants are confident that momentum is growing and that the region possesses the will and the means to progress rapidly – and perhaps even to surpass other regions’ ESG progress.
Asia is catching up on ESG investing yet promising
16
Dec
2020
Will offshore wind be a game changer for Japan’s goal of zero carbon emissions by 2050?
“In a country where land can be expensive and scarce, offshore wind can be an accelerator of Japan’s energy transition...
Asia-Pacific
“In a country where land can be expensive and scarce, offshore wind can be an accelerator of Japan’s energy transition journey for Japan.”
Will offshore wind be a game changer for Japan’s goal of zero carbon emissions by 2050?
25
Nov
2020
How is ESG Reporting changing and what are the driving forces?
As a highly regulated industry, financial services providers lead the way in Environmental, Social & Corporate...
Asia-Pacific
As a highly regulated industry, financial services providers lead the way in Environmental, Social & Corporate Governance (ESG) reporting. But this remains a work in progress: growing demand from policymakers and investors alike for consistency in ESG reporting will drive further convergence in the standards used globally by banks, asset managers and listed...
How is ESG Reporting changing and what are the driving forces?
24
Nov
2020
What will future LNG financing look like?
Changes in the LNG sector is shaping the financing of this asset class, moving away from the long-term and large-scale...
Asia-Pacific
Changes in the LNG sector is shaping the financing of this asset class, moving away from the long-term and large-scale model that was seen in the past.
What will future LNG financing look like?
02
Nov
2020
First Blue Bond in Asia: oceans can help save the planet
Blue bonds are dedicated to funding marine-related projects such as protecting ocean life, reducing pollution and...
Clients' successes
Blue bonds are dedicated to funding marine-related projects such as protecting ocean life, reducing pollution and building offshore windfarms
First Blue Bond in Asia: oceans can help save the planet
24
Sep
2020
Can LNG-to-power fulfil Indonesia's growing energy appetite?
With coal on the way out and gas as a transition fuel towards a cleaner and more sustainable energy mix, LNG-to-power...
Asia-Pacific
With coal on the way out and gas as a transition fuel towards a cleaner and more sustainable energy mix, LNG-to-power solutions are expected to multiply in South East Asia, particularly in Indonesia.
Can LNG-to-power fulfil Indonesia's growing energy appetite?
23
Jul
2020
Green financing boosts Taiwan's bold renewable energy plans
A series of offshore wind and floating solar projects that support policymakers’ energy transition goals are creating...
Energy & natural resources
A series of offshore wind and floating solar projects that support policymakers’ energy transition goals are creating opportunity for local and global companies in Taiwan, supported by Societe Generale.
Green financing boosts Taiwan's bold renewable energy plans
10
Jun
2020
How Marubeni is using sun and wind to power Asia’s energy transition
Marubeni sponsored two first-of-a-kind renewable energy projects, including an offshore windfarm in Japan and a floating...
Clients' successes
Marubeni sponsored two first-of-a-kind renewable energy projects, including an offshore windfarm in Japan and a floating solar project in Taiwan, expanding its renewable energy generation business and contributing to energy transition in the region.
How Marubeni is using sun and wind to power Asia’s energy transition
10
Jun
2020
Indonesia looks beyond coal to a green energy future
By Daniel Mallo, Head of Natural Resources & Infrastructure, Asia Pacific, Societe Generale
Viewpoints
By Daniel Mallo, Head of Natural Resources & Infrastructure, Asia Pacific, Societe Generale
Indonesia looks beyond coal to a green energy future