04 Mar '11, 12pm

Budget 2011: Singapore to partner UK centre on climate change studies: SINGAPORE: Singapore is building up its c...

Budget 2011: Singapore to partner UK centre on climate change studies: SINGAPORE: Singapore is building up its c...

SINGAPORE: Singapore is building up its capabilities in climate science and modelling to better understand regional and local climate patterns and predict future climate changes. Environment and Water Resources Minister, Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, said this in Parliament on Friday. He said that Singapore is partnering the Hadley Centre of UK, a leader in climate science, on climate change studies and to co-develop regional climate models. On the question of air quality, the minister said Singapore had maintained relatively high standards this year, achieving a Pollutant Standards Index rating of "good" for 93 percent of the year. But there were a few days when air quality dipped to "moderate" late last year due to the haze from forest fires in the region. Dr Yaacob said: "Singapore is chair of the Sub-regional Ministerial Steering Committee on Trans-boundary Haze Pollution from 20...

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