Posted On December 21, 20060 Comments

First CSR Index for Malaysia

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Posted On December 13, 20060 Comments

Emission Reduction Purchase Agreement

KUALA LUMPUR: Golden Hope Plantations Bhd (GHope) chief executive, Datuk Sabri Ahmad was speaking to reporters after signing the Emission Reduction Purchase Agreement (ERPA) between GHope and the Danish government,... Read More

Posted On October 30, 20060 Comments

R.I.P. – Rivers in Peril

13 years and millions of ringgit later, the government’s ‘Love Our River’ campaign is a failure. More than half of the 400 rivers in Malaysia are badly polluted and getting... Read More

Posted On October 10, 20060 Comments

Renewable Energy Selling Price Increased from 17 sen/kwh to 19 sen/kwh

PUTRAJAYA: It is time companies producing power from their waste materials expand their production and sell the renewable energy (RE) to Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB), said Energy, Water and Communications... Read More

Posted On June 9, 20060 Comments

Emission reductions from CDM pass the one billion tonnes mark

BONN- Emission reductions from Kyoto Protocol’s Clean Development Mechanism pass the one billion tonnes mark. According to the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat, the Kyoto Protocol’s clean development mechanism (CDM)... Read More

Posted On June 6, 20060 Comments

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) to be a must for 20ha Projects

PUTRAJAYA: The Government wants to make it compulsory for developers with a development area of 20ha and more to conduct an environmental impact assessment (EIA) Developers with less than 20ha... Read More

Posted On April 29, 20060 Comments

16 open landfills dumped (Najib: No compromise on health)

PUTRAJAYA: Sixteen open landfills located near water intake points that pose a threat to the safety and health of the people will be closed immediately. The Cabinet committee on Solid... Read More

Posted On March 31, 20060 Comments

Jail term proposed for industrial polluters

Environmental Quality Act (EQA) 1974: Jail term proposed for industrial polluters KUALA LUMPUR: A draft to amend the Environmental Quality Act, 1974 to provide for a mandatory jail sentence against... Read More

Posted On March 15, 20060 Comments

DOE to check if dumpsite is polluting country’s water and environment

by EDDIE CHUA Resource from The Star PETALING JAYA: About 240 dumpsites in the country are being investigated for polluting water resources and the environment. The Department of Environment has... Read More

Posted On March 12, 20060 Comments

Filling a hole in landfill issue

KUALA LUMPUR: In the wake of reports about health hazards caused by landfills, the Cabinet will soon issue a policy on their size and specifications. Under the proposed policy, state... Read More

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