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Public Islamic Bank launches solar panel financing scheme

Public Islamic Bank launches solar panel financing scheme   KUALA LUMPUR: Public Islamic Bank Bhd (PIBB) has taken green energy one step further with its solar panel financing for residential houses. Launched on Nov 12, the financing scheme will go on until Dec 31,2021 and it is for existing PIBB and Public Bank Bhd house financing customers. [...]

By | November 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Solar is the way to go

Solar is the way to go IF ALL the roofs in Peninsular Malaysia are fitted with solar panels, the power that is generated could easily satisfy the entire country’s current demand for electricity. Yet, the decision to instal solar panels still hinges on how costly the initial investment is, despite the long-term benefit of lower [...]

By | November 9th, 2020|News|3 Comments

Malaysia potential renewable powerhouse in SEA, says Greenpeace

Malaysia potential renewable powerhouse in SEA, says Greenpeace   PETALING JAYA: Environmental group Greenpeace has called Malaysia the potential “renewable energy champion” in Southeast Asia, but says the government must adjust its priorities towards the burgeoning solar sector and away from natural gas, petrol and coal. In its report titled “Southeast Asia Power Sector Scorecard”, [...]

By | October 31st, 2020|News|3 Comments

IEA crowns solar ‘king of energy’ in World Energy Outlook

IEA crowns solar ‘king of energy’ in World Energy Outlook   The International Energy Agency (IEA) has released its annual World Energy Outlook, which focuses on how Covid-19 will change the industry in the long-term. The outlook models four different scenarios, looking at different durations for the pandemic and public attitudes to decarbonisation. It predicts that [...]

By | October 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

CMCO: Most businesses in Sabah can operate as per normal

CMCO: Most businesses in Sabah can operate as per normal KOTA KINABALU: Most businesses, industries and economic activities in Sabah can operate or proceed as normal during the ongoing Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO). Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun said it is therefore unnecessary for companies and entrepreneurs to request permission [...]

By | October 16th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Sabah placed under CMCO from 13 Oct 2020 to 26 Oct 2020

Sabah placed under CMCO from 13 Oct 2020 to 26 Oct 2020 KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 12): The government has agreed to implement the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) throughout Sabah effective from 12.01am on Oct 13 until Oct 26. Senior Minister (Security) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said the decision was made on the advice [...]

By | October 12th, 2020|News|0 Comments