Fast lane for green cars.
The International Energy Agency targets to have half of the world’s increasing demand for energy met by renewable sources in year 2050; the UK aims to reduce carbon emissions by 80% in the same year; Joachim Luther, a nuclear scientist turned renewable energy researcher, communicates the same urgency and commented that sustained policy activity, coherence … Continue reading
– Outright ban of plastic bags and styrofoam boxes: extinction of suppliers, loss of jobs – Ban of energy inefficient appliances: Time frame required for phase out of appropriate appliances while others have yet to have energy efficient alternatives – Grants for low-income families to adopt greener technologies: personal view is there can be more … Continue reading
Ownership & Participation
-Eco-recycling park -Commercial Applications for recycled products. -30 year land leases -located near feed industries for synergy projects set up in Tuas -Recycling associations in Singapore
Regulatory Standards: 1. Raising Emission Standards of cars 2. Providing subsidies for renewable energy (however, ‘shadow price’ may force costs on consumers and companies. 3. Tiered pricing system for electricity 4. Carbon taxes