Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant Officially Opens

Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant Officially Opens

Singapore’s fourth desalination plant, the Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant (KMEDP), has officially opened. KMEDP is operated by Marina East Water Pte Ltd (Marina East Water), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd (Keppel...
Thailand Invests in Electric Vehicles; Attracts US Specialist

Thailand Invests in Electric Vehicles; Attracts US Specialist

Aiming for a zero-carbon future, Thailand is currently developing long-term strategies to present at the 26th session of the United Nations climate change conference (COP26), which will take place in Glasgow, Scotland later in 2021. Over the past 7 years, the South...
Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant Officially Opens

Flores Island Water Management System to be Upgraded

The Indonesian Ministry of Public Housing, in collaboration with the Korean Ministry of Environment, has launched a pilot project to upgrade the Flores Island water management system. Located in southeastern Indonesia, Flores Island is relatively underdeveloped and is...
EU Cooperates with Vietnam in Plastic Waste Management

EU Cooperates with Vietnam in Plastic Waste Management

The European Union is partnering with the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) and other stakeholders in improving plastic waste management in Vietnam. Vietnam has introduced the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) in the revised Law on...
More Than 50 Tons of Pharmaceutical Waste Disposed Monthly in Malaysia

More Than 50 Tons of Pharmaceutical Waste Disposed Monthly in Malaysia

Malaysia’s hazardous waste management expert, Kualiti Alam Sdn Bhd, has reported that it collects more than 50 tons of pharmaceutical waste every month from pharmaceutical manufacturers and private hospitals for disposal. There is also a possibility that the company...
Maynilad Opens New Water Lab

Maynilad Opens New Water Lab

Maynilad, the largest private water concessionaire in the Philippines in terms of customer base, announced that it has opened its new and expanded Water Laboratory, which monitors and tests the quality of water supply and wastewater effluents within its concession...
Singapore Launches Multi-Ministry Green Plan 2030

Singapore Launches Multi-Ministry Green Plan 2030

The Singapore Green Plan 2030,  launched on February 10, 2021, will be spearheaded by five ministries – the Ministries of Education, National Development, Sustainability and the Environment, Trade and Industry, and Transport – and will be supported by the whole...