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SEDA Malaysia Defers Release Date Of New Solar PV Quota To Q1 Next Year

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 3 (Bernama) — Sustainable Energy Development Authority Malaysia (SEDA Malaysia) will announce more administrative details on the opening of the new solar photovoltaic (PV) quota for non-individuals under the 500 kW categories in the first quarter (Q1) of 2013. In a statement Monday, it said the release date of new quotas has […]

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Seda announces release of 20MW of non-individual solar PV FiT quotas

PUTRAJAYA: Sustainable Energy Development Authority Malaysia (Seda Malaysia) is opening 20MW of non-individual solar photovoltaic (PV) feed-in tariff (FiT) quotas for installation (less than 500kW) and will be made available for projects to be commissioned next year. Seda Malaysia chairman Tan Sri Dr Fong Chan Onn said the application could be made through the e-fit […]

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Implement energy-efficient solutions, homeowners told

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 27 (Bernama) — Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, hopes that homeowners will look beyond purchasing a ‘green’ home, and implement energy-efficient solutions within the house. In a statement today, its Malaysian country president, Peter Cave, said while a home or apartment complex may have been built sustainably which could […]

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Malaysia opens Solar Home Rooftop Programme

Sept 25, (MalaysiaKini) — The Sustainable Energy Development Authority (SEDA) of Malaysian has announced that applications for its Solar Home Rooftop Programme will be accepted from September 24. The Authority will allocate 2,000kW of solar PV for the fourth quarter of 2012 and 6,000kW for 2013 to homeowners. SEDA chairman Tan Sri Dr Fong Chann Onn […]

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New incentives for developers proposed

Sept 25, — The government should consider giving more attractive incentives for property developers to install solar panels in new homes as a step towards fostering the development of green buildings, a construction industry player said. ATSA Architects’ chief executive officer, AR Azim A Aziz, said the government through the 2013 Budget could introduce new […]

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