Singapore 'tops in energy efficiency investment potential' #greensg

The report, by boutique investment firm ReEX Capital Asia, assessed investment potential in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam based on energy prices, regulatory conditions and the market size in each country. Singapore could take up to US$1.1 billion (S$1.4 billion) worth of investments in energy-saving technologies and techniques, according to the report. The figure could swell sixfold if the power sector was included - for example, if generation companies invested in such changes at their plants - said ReEX managing director Frederic Crampe, who presented the report on Friday at an energy efficiency seminar organised by the British High Commission. Improvements in industrial and commercial buildings could save as much as US$341 million here each year, he said. Singapore falls midway in the list by market size, but its high, unsubsidise...

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