JOHOR BARU: In an effort to help save the environment, a group of 20 researchers from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) has built an environmental friendly house at the Skudai campus here.
NO project is too small for Johorean businessman Tham Chee Aun. From installing two pieces of solar panels back home seven years ago, his company has spread its wings to Singapore and Bangladesh.
Ditrolic Solar, a Malaysian solar project developer and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company, has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement for 50MW of utility-scale solar farm in Dhaka with the Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB).
IN a small Philippine village about 600 km south-west of Manila and out in the country's western island province of Palawan, the price of a piece of forested land in a Unesco World Heritage site began rising, seemingly inexplicably, a year ago.
Malaysia must look at increasing participation in renewable energy to reduce dependence on expensive fossil fuels.