The Green Dollar


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Fast lane for green cars. Advertisements

Links to the transport situation in Singapore

Vehicle Recalls

– Hyundai Sonata in the US, Steering – Nissan’s Titan, Armada & Infiniti QX 56 Built from ’05 to ’08, Frontier, Pathfinder & Xterva  b/t Jan- Mar ’06 & Oct ’07-Jan ’08 – GM, Steering, safety issues


New Alternatives to Transport

For 1-2 people, buggies?


“ecomagination” programme finances wind farms and more efficient trains


– Design, develop, deploy, operate and maintain EV -Charge Mitsubishi i-MiEVs. Charging infrastructure -EV motor system efficiency: 65%, normal: 18-23% -2% EV= 4% reduction in carbon emission -Standard full charge of EV: 8 hrs. Quick charge: 30-45 mins, run 90-160 km -EV test run from Mar 2011 to 2012 -Infrastructure: part of $20 million test-bedding prog -EMA, … Continue reading

Blackrock: Profile

Blackrock is focused on companies that

1. have individual stock specific catalysts to release additional value

2. benefit the most from an improvement in the macro environment, through either higher oil prices or increased industry capital expenditure.

3. oil services

(Backdrop of oil price driven earnings revisions is a positive one, there are many company-specific factors to highlight even in flat price environemnt. Companies that are low-cost producrs and have strong resource positions, and high impact exploration programmes that are attracting value.)

For more information, contact:
Robin Batchelor, MD, portfolio manager and joint chief investment officer of blackrock's natural resources equity team, or Poppy Allanby: fund manager of Blackrock's natural resources equity team.