Non-geological constraints to unconventional gas production in East Asia

2014.03.03 On February 27th, 2014, the Energy Studies Institute (ESI) at the National University of Singapore presented a seminar on “Non-Geological Constraints to Unconventional Gas Production in East Asia: China, Indonesia and Vietnam” at the Marina Mandarin Singapore. In early 2013, ESI initiated a study to identify the non-geological and non-technical constraints to both shale…

SMARTer ways of dealing with water

2014.02.24 Researchers at the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) (http://smart.mit.edu/) have developed a low-cost and compact multi-platform compatible sensor for the monitoring of water resources. The sensor, known as LED-IF (Light Emitting Diode Induced Fluorescence), is attached to an AUV (Autonomous Underwater Vehicle) and can be used in efforts to safeguard water resources…

Singapore Futures Sustainability Symposium 2013

2013.09.02 Singapore’s future is in everyone’s hands. But in words of Mr. Devadas Krishnadas, Founder and Director of Future-Moves, “Decisions are made by those who turn up.” At the first ever Singapore Futures Sustainability Symposium this past Saturday, over 110 participants engaged in furious debate on strategies for a sustainable future in the city-state of…