Sector

Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency


Maximising Energy Efficient Development

Governments worldwide have realised the benefits and opportunities created by energy efficient development and are implementing policy accordingly. Ma…

Energy from Biomass: A Growing Opportunity

Widespread access to the raw material, a positive investment climate and favourable government policymaking have all helped to lay the foundations for…

Harnessing the Potential of Solar

The rise of global solar power usage provides Malaysia with a golden opportunity. Ongoing commitment from all stakeholders to align the local ecosyste…

The joint challenge of meeting the energy demand while ensuring energy sustainability continues to be a pressing concern for resource-rich Malaysia, particularly since final energy demand grew at an estimated average rate of 6.6 per cent between 2011 and 2015. Significantly in this regard, while oil and gas remain the two primary sources of energy, the country is actively seeking to further develop renewable energy as an additional power source, in accordance with the Eleventh Malaysia Plan (2016-2020).