Blogs on green infrastructure

  • Half of ADB developing member countries have to using more than 20% renewable energy by 2030.

    6 ways developing Asia can meet its clean energy goals

    Published on Wednesday, 21 November 2018

    Meeting the region's clean energy needs will help Asian countries grow without compromising their climate commitments.

  • View of Chandigarh High Court from Secretariat. Photo by Eduardo Guiot.

    The architecture of resilience

    Published on Monday, 04 December 2017

    A proper balance of grey and green infrastructure is crucial to make Asia’s cities more resilient.

  • Building environmentally responsible infrastructure will help preserve the Bengal tiger.

    Time to think green in financing, too

    Published on Wednesday, 29 November 2017

    Only when green finance is mainstreamed into financing will infrastructure projects be good value for money, as well as good for the environment.

  • Sewage treatment plant in Karnataka, India.

    Securing Asia’s urban water

    Published on Monday, 19 December 2016

    To address water scarcity and security in Asia’s cities, we need a shift in approach and rapid replication of best practices in good leadership, policymaking, and financing.

  • Waterfront in Yichang, PRC.

    How developing cities can meet the challenges of the 21st century

    Published on Wednesday, 19 October 2016

    Developing countries are well placed to leapfrog directly to water-sensitive cities, rather than follow the organic evolution of urban water infrastructure in developed countries.