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PENGUIN PERSPECTIVES BLOG

Penguin Perspectives Blog

This is where we cherry pick the latest news and views on climate change and how its effects are already making waves in our economies, societies and daily lives. Tune into the fresh perspectives and opinions from both our own experts and other great movers and shakers on the climate scene and read uplifting stories from our climate protection projects across the world. Have an idea or topic you'd like to learn more about? Get in touch - our experts will have it covered!

The big moment for manufacturing: how to lead on climate action and avoid negative climate impacts
30 June 2022

The big moment for manufacturing: how to lead on climate action and avoid negative climate impacts

Roby Crean

Adapting to and combatting climate change must be a part of any manufacturer’s long-term strategy, and indeed, meeting these challenges has led to an explosion of innovation and collaboration in the industry.

Qué debe tener en cuenta para su estrategia energética en 2022
01 June 2022

Qué debe tener en cuenta para su estrategia energética en 2022

Carolyn Addy

El compromiso de las empresas con la transición a las energías renovables está creciendo exponencialmente a medida que cada vez más compañías comprenden las oportunidades que ofrece la gestión de los costos energéticos, la reducción de las emisiones de carbono y el liderazgo climático para alcanzar objetivos de sostenibilidad más amplios.

Renewable energy in China - here’s what you need to know
08 April 2022

Renewable energy in China - here’s what you need to know

Carolyn Addy, Yuhuan Shen

China might now be one of the most challenging markets for procuring renewables… but there are growing opportunities for companies that know where to look and how to approach.

Headed to Re-source 2021? Here’s what you need to know
06 October 2021

Headed to Re-source 2021? Here’s what you need to know

Carolyn Addy

Here is an overview of some things to keep in mind when developing and executing your energy strategy.

MPower, D-RECs, and South Pole — how a new approach to renewable energy is having impact around the world
11 May 2021

MPower, D-RECs, and South Pole — how a new approach to renewable energy is having impact around the world

Elliott Bourgeault

MPower rolls out innovative solar solutions across sub-saharan Africa, which will now also include the generation of D-RECs for companies seeking to boost their renewable energy commitments.

Cookstove project Maasai community
17 December 2020

With the world off-track to meet global goals, why are we continuing to delay critical finance for energy access?

Renat Heuberger, SEforALL

A strong recovery from the global pandemic will hinge on reliable energy access, something that most of us in developed countries take for granted. Achieving universal energy access by 2030, as called for by Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG7), will require significant investment. The IEA estimates USD 45 billion needs to be disbursed each year between 2020 and 2030 if we’re to achieve SDG7 targets.

How businesses can benefit from Viet Nam’s energy transition
16 December 2020

How businesses can benefit from Viet Nam’s energy transition

Fadhila El Discha, Erick Ratajczak

Corporate investments into clean energy are rising. But isn’t relying on 100% green energy a risky business for companies? A new scheme launched by the Vietnamese government can offer businesses a smart way to power their operations with clean energy – while hedging against risk and ensuring long-term affordable electricity.

Renewable energy’s big moment - Q&A with Environmental Finance
16 December 2020

Renewable energy’s big moment - Q&A with Environmental Finance

Patrick Horka

Environmental Finance spoke with Patrick Horka, our Head of Renewable Energy Solutions, about how the ‘big moment’ in renewable energy has arrived much faster than expected

Solar panel farm
08 July 2020

Capital markets can play a big role in boosting sustainable infrastructure investments

Aymeric Reymond

At the Petersberg Climate Dialogue in April, the IMF Managing Director, Kristalina Georgieva, was unequivocal about the need for a green recovery, which she described as a bridge towards a more resilient future.

Electric motorcycle
01 July 2020

Affordable electric mobility for all: SHIFT Asia member CyFai wins UNEPs Low Carbon Lifestyle Asia Award

Daniel Scheerooren

When low income workers shift to using electric motorbikes, you know that something transformational is happening. This is the reality in Thailand now, thanks to a new brand called “CyFai”. CyFai is part of the clean EV revolution the SHIFT Asia program is championing.

The post-corona renewables boom – why now is the time to act
25 June 2020

The post-corona renewables boom – why now is the time to act

Samuel Clements

Stakeholders are demanding that we #BuildBackBetter; in order to meet those demands, businesses are increasingly becoming part of a renewable recovery.

south pole and signify project
23 June 2020

Lighting up India's off-grid communities

Maria Baskouta

Ever wondered what it’s like to live in an off-grid community? Try switching off all your lights in your home and unplug everything. On second thought, don’t do that. It’s dangerous… And that’s the point.