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  • 10
    Jul

    The economy of the future is circular

    The Business Times by DALSON CHUNG

    BY 2050, there will be almost 10 billion humans on earth - and going on current consumption patterns, we will need three whole Planet Earths to supply our resources. Since the industrial revolution, manufacturing and consumption of goods has occurred… More

  • 10
    Jul

    New treatment plant in Tuas to recycle industrial water, turn waste into biogas

    The Business Times

    Singapore MORE than S$5 billion in tenders will be called for a new plant in Tuas that will utilise waste to expand the Republic's water supply and extend the lifespan of its one and only landfill on offshore Semakau Island. The tenders, which will… More

  • 10
    Jul

    Green is the colour of good business

    The Business Times by NICK BRIDGE

    THE rapid shift to a clean, green global economy is the greatest economic opportunity in human history. I know that Singapore is playing a leadership role in this transformation, particularly in its Year of Climate Action. As Asean chair, Singapore… More

  • 09
    Jul

    HDB looking at expanding use of floating system for solar panels in open sea

    The Business Times

    Singapore IN LAND-SCARCE Singapore, the quest to harvest more energy from the sun will soon go one step further. The Housing & Development Board (HDB) - one of the agencies leading the nation's efforts to ramp up solar energy use - is setting its sights… More

  • 09
    Jul

    Local players tackle industrial water demand

    The Business Times by LEILA LAI

    Singapore AS global water industry players flock to Singapore for this week's World Cities Summit, Singapore International Water Week and CleanEnviro Summit Singapore 2018, local companies are tackling water issues at home with their own innovations,… More

  • 06
    Jul

    3D-printed membranes may be future of waste water management

    The Straits Times by MADHUMITA PARAMANANTHAM

    A local start-up has created membranes which it claims can filter waste water five times faster than traditionally used polymer and ceramic membranes. With the launch of its 3D-printing plant yesterday, the first of its kind in Singapore, Nanyang Technological… More

  • 05
    Jul

    PUB to tackle energy use and sludge generation in water treatment

    The Business Times

    Singapore WITH the search for new water sources reaching its limits, Singapore is setting its sights on another key area of research, to make sure it squeezes more value from each drop of clean water it produces. A significant chunk of the S$435 million… More

  • 29
    Jun

    Singapore's third desalination plant officially opens

    The Business Times

    Singapore SINGAPORE'S third desalination plant officially opened on Thursday, bringing the Republic one step closer to water self-sufficiency. The S$217 million Tuas Desalination Plant can produce up to 30 million gallons a day (mgd) of drinking water,… More

  • 25
    Jun

    HDB closer to solar power target after awarding latest tender

    The Business Times

    Singapore SOLAR panels are set to be installed in blocks of public flats managed by the West Coast and Choa Chu Kang town councils, in a move to reduce Singapore's carbon emissions and, in turn, the effects of climate change. Work will begin in the… More

  • 20
    Jun

    SP Group calls for tenders to build charging grid for electric vehicles

    The Business Times by LEOW JU-LEN

    Singapore DRIVE your electric vehicle (EV) to the mall and leave with a fully-charged battery in the time it takes to grab a leisurely coffee. This is one premise behind SP Group's intention to build the largest public EV charging network in Singapore… More