Blogs on carbon footprint

  • ADB generates renewable energy from a 690kW rooftop solar plant in its Manila headquarters.

    Leading by example on going carbon-neutral

    Published on Wednesday, 04 April 2018

    Achieving carbon neutrality at ADB demonstrates that we back up our words with concrete actions.

  • The PRC is driving global energy efficiency gains.

    Energy efficiency: Why not enough is being invested

    Published on Thursday, 12 October 2017

    To unlock investments in energy efficiency, we must remove financing barriers to small projects and attract more institutional capital.

  • ADB aims to reduce GHG emissions from transportation through carpooling and use of public transport in Frankfurt.

    Walking the talk with a carbon neutral ADB Annual Meeting

    Published on Thursday, 28 April 2016

    ADB aims is extend sustainability actions to annual meetings, starting with this year’s event in Frankfurt.

  • ADB’s Armenia Resident Mission staff and their families plant trees near the North-South Road Corridor, an ADB-financed project.

    5 reasons for getting CSR in your workplace in Asia

    Published on Thursday, 25 June 2015

    CSR brings so many benefits to the bottom line of a business and organization that is no longer an issue for debate in Asia, where the tipping point has been reached.

  • Living a carbon neutral lifestyle

    Published on Wednesday, 30 January 2013

    Asia symbolizes the striking progress that has been achieved in reducing poverty but also the daunting gaps in environmental destruction and climate change. It’s rightly said that the war on climate change will be won or lost in Asia. The Asian Development Bank is uniquely positioned not only to support a more environmentally sustainable development agenda but also to lead in important aspects of this endeavor.