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The Greening of Asia: The Business Case for Solving Asia’s Environmental Emergency

Mark Clifford

Abstract

This book provides a behind-the-scenes look at what companies in China, India, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Thailand are doing to build businesses that will lessen the environmental impact of Asia’s extraordinary economic growth. Dirty air, foul water, and hellishly overcrowded cities are threatening to choke the region’s impressive prosperity. Recognizing a business opportunity in solving social problems, Asian businesses have developed innovative responses to the region’s environmental crises. From solar and wind power technologies to green buildings, e ... More

Keywords: Asian businesses, environmental impact, environmental crises, solar power, wind power, green buildings, electric cars, water services, sustainable tropical forestry, green business practices

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780231166089
Published to University Press Scholarship Online: November 2015 DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231166089.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Mark Clifford, author