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Raising the Bar for a Stronger & Sustainable Future

It wasn’t too long ago that I shared an opinion that the present day Green Buildings/ Green-Mark policies & initiatives are merely showmanship and status quo; that may not have the best interest of energy conservation. Well, now, the good … Continue reading

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Pursuant of Genuine Eco-Friendliness or is it just Status-Quo?

First & foremost, apologies to ardent readers & followers for my month long hiatus. Reasons being; there not being anything new or mention worthy on this tiny yet quickly densely populated island, and I didn’t want to bore you with … Continue reading

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Genuine Ignorance or Deliberate Incompetence?

July 2012 marks the month of the Queens Jubilee, as well as the Summer Olympic games held in London, UK. Amidst the hype, global attention, international following on free-to-air broadcast, my neighbors & I were unfortunate to be missing out … Continue reading

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Do we wish to see the next century…

It is a known fact that we live in the era of global warming, somewhat similar to what scientists say occurred shortly before prehistoric creatures became extinct (some say, not exactly all). Depleting fossil fuel inevitably goes on the rise … Continue reading

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How to engage reverse gear…

In countries that take environmental responsibility seriously, the government & respective agencies are generous in advocating & investing in healthy practices to reduce wastes, conserve/ farm energies, reduce carbon emission etc. The solutions come in the form of heavy subsidies … Continue reading

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When to… when not to

There is little doubt that the global drumming of awareness to reduce carbon emission has began to see some positive results. Consumers these days are looking out to replace conventional lighting with LED luminaries. However, there still is an element … Continue reading

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Phosphor running out fast…?

It wasn’t too long ago that manufacturers discovered critical shortage in raw materials that is needed for the increasing demands, naturally when demand exceeds supplies, prices escalate in tandem. It was sometime in mid 2011 that lighting manufacturing giants noted … Continue reading

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