Contains selected papers based on the lectures delivered over 2005/2006 at the ISEAS Energy Forum. Covers a range of energy issues and trends in Singapore, Southeast Asia and the wider region.A fleet of thirty petrol- electric Honda Civic cars was tested earlier in 2002. ... A positive sign was the plan by a taxi firm, called Smart Auto, to buy 500 CNG (or compressed natural ... In May 2006, a second generation Toyota Prius was introduced to Singapore, costing $85, 000, whilst a Honda hybrid car costs about S$80, 000. ... Singapore should become the worlda#39;s record leader in the use of solar power for air conditioning, solar batteries, water heating and other household uses.
|Title||:||Energy Perspectives on Singapore and the Region|
|Author||:||Institute of Southeast Asian Studies|
|Publisher||:||Institute of Southeast Asian Studies - 2007|