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Malaysia's 3 Green Property Hotspots to Watch

Malaysia's 3 Green Property Hotspots to Watch

Blog posts   •   Apr 29, 2015 17:04 +08

Bustling Kuala Lumpur is often touted as Malaysia's hottest property investment area, but developers are looking further within the country to find other investment opportunities. Here are three of Malaysia's property hotspots outside of KL. [Image Source: Flickr]

Malaysia’s position in the rising solar panel industry

Malaysia’s position in the rising solar panel industry

Blog posts   •   Apr 13, 2015 08:30 +08

The solar panel industry has seen significant growth worldwide over the last decade. Southeast Asia, particularly Malaysia, is becoming a major player in this area of manufacturing.

Mass-market green living: Net-zero homes

Mass-market green living: Net-zero homes

Blog posts   •   Apr 06, 2015 15:13 +08

Is the choice between a “net-zero” home and high energy bills (and inadvertently contributing to global warming) an easy one to make?

Smart living: Smart lighting for your home and office

Smart living: Smart lighting for your home and office

Blog posts   •   Apr 02, 2015 10:24 +08

Advancements in technology have enabled the development of lighting as an automated function within a room or home to adjust to prevailing conditions, hence improving energy efficiency. Here's a look at how smart lighting could benefit living spaces.

4 Simple Steps to go Eco-friendly in Your Home

4 Simple Steps to go Eco-friendly in Your Home

Blog posts   •   Mar 18, 2015 15:00 +08

Eco-friendly home modifications are good for the environment, but that's not the only reason they're worth investing in. Here's a look at how having eco-friendly features in your home can make your life more comfortable and save you money.

Asia's Green Ambitions Should Start from Urban Environments

Asia's Green Ambitions Should Start from Urban Environments

Blog posts   •   Mar 16, 2015 12:13 +08

It is estimated that urban environments account for a large percentage of greenhouse-gas emissions. As such, governments are beginning to realise that efforts to reduce a country's carbon footprint should start in its rapidly growing cities.

 Working in Eco-Luxury: Malaysia's Green Commercial Architecture

Working in Eco-Luxury: Malaysia's Green Commercial Architecture

Blog posts   •   Mar 13, 2015 08:00 +08

Luxury coupled with sustainability are the hallmarks of office developments in Malaysia today. The trend began with modestly sized government office buildings, but newer commercial high-rise developments are now taking centre stage.

Interview with an Eco-Housing Expert: Jason Pomeroy (Part 2 of 2)

Interview with an Eco-Housing Expert: Jason Pomeroy (Part 2 of 2)

Blog posts   •   Mar 10, 2015 10:41 +08

In part two of our interview with Professor Jason Pomeroy, Panasonic speaks to the eco-architect, master planner and academic about the green-building landscape in Southeast Asia.

Interview with an Eco-Housing Expert: Jason Pomeroy (Part 1 of 2)

Interview with an Eco-Housing Expert: Jason Pomeroy (Part 1 of 2)

Blog posts   •   Mar 09, 2015 17:23 +08

Panasonic speaks to award-winning eco-architect, master planner and academic Prof. Jason Pomeroy, principal and founder of Singapore-based architectural firm Pomeroy Studio. In part one of a two-part interview, he talks about the key issues, drivers and trends of green buildings in Southeast Asia.

Three Malaysian Green-building Joint Ventures to Watch

Three Malaysian Green-building Joint Ventures to Watch

Blog posts   •   Mar 06, 2015 10:43 +08

Developers in Malaysia are exhibiting further commitment to environmental preservation with more green-building developments. These joint ventures highlight continued efforts towards environmental sustainability in the country.