Blog posts • Jul 01, 2015 13:00 +08
Though there may be some who continue to debate its very existence, it is difficult to deny that climate change is one of the defining issues of our time. And while tackling the problem relies largely on governments making changes at a global level, increased awareness of the causes of climate change has led to a seismic shift in mindset at the consumer level.
Blog posts • Jun 25, 2015 09:30 +08
Billed as the future of urban living, “smart” cities have been on the horizon—and the drawing board—for more than a decade. But this new breed of digitally integrated metropolis, in which embedded technology is used to enhance standards of living and sustainability, is no longer a mere pipe dream as the first wave of “smart” cities has come to fruition in a variety of locations around the world.
Blog posts • Jun 19, 2015 09:07 +08
In a society where technology is ubiquitous, we often think little of electrical outlets or how we access electricity to power modern conveniences. However, to technicians and home builders, safe and high quality wiring devices remain top concerns.
Blog posts • Jun 17, 2015 16:53 +08
Haze caused by fires knows no boundaries. It’s often carried from distant burn-offs into the hearts of cities across Asia. While it will take a united effort to tackle pollution and deforestation, there are still things you can do to improve the air quality in your home.
Creating Greater Possibilities by Connecting Business Technologies at CommunicAsia & BroadcastAsia 2015
News • Jun 17, 2015 12:48 +08
Between 2nd and 5th June, Panasonic System Solution Asia Pacific (PSSAP) unveiled its latest business solutions at CommunicAsia and BroadcastAsia 2015. It brought to life how businesses can stay connected and mobile in today’s dynamic environment.
News • Jun 12, 2015 16:34 +08
At INDOBUILDTECH 2015, Panasonic showcases its professional LED lineup and building materials that suit five markets; office, shops, home, outdoor and factories.
Blog posts • Jun 12, 2015 09:00 +08
According to the results of the Green Building Market Report Southeast Asia 2014, green building practices are being adopted by increasing numbers of architects and developers throughout SEA. With 46 per cent of architects having already sought green building certification by 2014, and with 79 per cent stated their intention to do so in the future. What is driving the trend towards green building?
Panasonic Opens a Showroom for Non-residential LED Lighting, the First Showroom of Its Kind Outside Japan, in Indonesia
Press Releases • Jun 09, 2015 10:48 +08
Panasonic Gobel Eco Solutions Sales Indonesia opened its first showroom focused on non-residential lighting to meet energy saving policies set by the Indonesian government and realise eco-minded infrastructure with LED products.
Blog posts • Jun 08, 2015 15:00 +08
Recent flooding in Malaysia and Indonesia highlight the need for improvements in water management systems. We take a look home water management systems which can be used to mitigate the effects of heavy rainfall and also make water available for use in times of drought.
Press Releases • Jun 08, 2015 11:25 +08
Panasonic Australia announced pilot projects with ActewAGL, Snowy Hydro's Red Energy and Ergon Energy to install Panasonic battery technology in solar-installed homes for the first time, generating efficient, environmentally responsible electricity to 'shave' concentrated energy demand.
Panasonic Strengthens its B2B Focus with Launch of New Business Technology Solutions in Asia Pacific
Press Releases • Jun 05, 2015 09:27 +08
Panasonic System Solutions Asia Pacific unveils seven new products and solutions at Asia’s Leading ICT and Broadcasting Industry Trade Show - CommunicAsia2015 and BroadcastAsia2015.
Blog posts • Jun 03, 2015 18:00 +08
Even as green building technologies emerge and evolve today, there are still some innovative designs that have been around for a long time, but adopted on a smaller scale. The Binishell is one such example.
News • May 29, 2015 13:43 +08
Blog posts • May 27, 2015 09:20 +08
Singapore is suited to become the world's first fully integrated Smart Nation. Much of the infrastructure is already in place and the government's new Smart Nation initiative is designed to give the country the boost it needs to make the vision a reality.
Blog posts • May 22, 2015 08:00 +08
One of the main reasons why home builders don't embrace sustainable design is because of the extra costs involved. However, while the initial cost of a sustainable home may be higher, if you look at this as an investment in future savings, the picture changes. In the long run, a sustainable home is a more economical home.
Blog posts • May 19, 2015 14:30 +08
Geothermal energy promises to reduce dependence on coal and other carbon-emitting sources of energy. While geothermal energy is important, it is not our only alternative. Large-scale geothermal plants can provide electricity to millions when combined with solar power in individual homes, drastically reducing energy costs with minimal environmental impact.
Blog posts • May 15, 2015 13:31 +08
'Green building' and 'sustainability' are terms we hear frequently. Are the two terms synonymous or are there differences between them? How can an existing building be made more sustainable? What are developers doing to make their projects greener and more sustainable?
News • May 13, 2015 10:22 +08
In the last seven years, Cambodia's economy has steadily maintained an average of 7% growth annually. The B2C and B2B showroom opening marks Panasonic's commitment to the emerging market, following the Solutions Expo held earlier this year. A dedicated service centre is scheduled to open in Siem Reap by June 2015.
Blog posts • May 12, 2015 12:50 +08
The devastating floods in Malaysia in 2014 highlighted the importance of taking measures to ensure that home are flood-safe. Here, we examine some effective ways to flood-proof existing homes as well as other methods for flood-proofing future developments.