Carbon services sector in S'pore growing amid global green push

Carbon services refer to services that help firms reduce the amount of planet-warming gases that they release. ST PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG
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SINGAPORE - As awareness about the impact of human activity on climate grows, so too is the corporate appetite for services that help firms measure and cut their carbon footprint.

Over the past year, 13 international firms have anchored and expanded their carbon services offerings in Singapore, Trade and Industry Minister Gan Kim Yong said in Parliament last week.

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