Coca-Cola, Nokia, State Street, UBS, Swire, Kulim and CLP are supporting CSR Asia Summit 2012

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HIGHLIGHT Coca-Cola, Nokia, State Street, UBS, Swire, Kulim and CLP are supporting CSR Asia Summit 2012 CSR Asia Summit 2012 is scheduled for 18-19 September 2012 in Beijing, China and expected to be the biggest ever. The agenda is developing fast and new features have been added to maximize networking …

Rooftop gardens could solve Singapore’s flooding problem

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Rooftop gardens could solve Singapore’s flooding problem In the last two years, rapid urbanization and changing weather patterns have lead to major flash floods in Singapore. Requiring rooftop gardens on buildings could help solve the problem.  Read the full story Do women scientists in India still face discrimination?   DELHI …

Alcoa begins Cheoah hydro plant modernization project

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Hydro Headlines Alcoa begins Cheoah hydro plant modernization project ROBBINSVILLE, N.C. — Alcoa kicks off a modernization project at Cheoah dam and hydropower plant, one of four hydroelectric power facilities that make up Alcoa Power Generating Inc.’s Tapoco Project. China to boost hydropower capacity by 50 percent by 2015 BEIJING, …