Green Growth

Chernobyl on the small screen still shadows big picture for nuclear

By BLOOMBERG
VIENNA • A television series about the world’s worst nuclear accident is refocusing millions of viewers on atomic risks just as the ...

Hungary to build RM5b green-powered town from scratch

By BLOOMBERG
BERLIN • Hungary is planning to create a green-powered town with jobs and housing for thousands on a barren strip of Danube flood plain. ...

Australia revives divestment threat for big power companies

The policies include forcing companies that generate and sell electricity to divest generation assets as a last resort
By BLOOMBERG MELBOURNE • ...

UK utility nationalisation plan unveiled by Labour

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • Britain’s Opposition Labour Party outlined plans to nationalise large swathes of the UK energy industry if it wins the next ...

New York deals critical blow to RM4.2b shale gas pipeline

By BLOOMBERG
WASHINGTON • New York denied a key permit for a US$1 billion (RM4.16 billion) Williams Cos Inc shale gas pipeline, dealing a critical blow ...

Langat centralised sewage treatment plant sets tunnelling record

The project now has the longest micro tunnelling curvature, 1 of many important segments that supports a total of 105km gravity sewer networks
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Tanjung Bruas Port now offers container ships services

The new service allows for freight movement from Melaka, starting with a monthly route to China
Tanjung Bruas Port Sdn Bhd is now offering container ...

IWK celebrates 25th aniversary with keen eye on effluent discharge standards

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Exactly 25 years ago this month, Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd (IWK) was formed to address the lack of wastewater treatment that led to ...

TNB drums up energy efficiency efforts

More efficient energy usage is possible with a change in energy consumption behaviour, which possibly necessitates a mindset shift, says Roslan
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Indonesia to set up RM1.6b geothermal risk-sharing fund

The Green Climate Fund will provide US$100m as contingency assistance to cover possible failures in exploration
JAKARTA • Indonesia is in talks with ...

Selangor rolls out Idaman Residensi apartments

Selangor is pushing ahead the rollout of affordable houses and apartments with an eye on the environment and homebuyers’ comfort.
The latest project ...

NY can skip RM4b Williams gas line, green group says

NEW YORK • New York can forgo The Williams Cos Inc’s US$1 billion (RM4.06 billion) natural gas pipeline expansion by instead boosting energy efficiency and ...