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2021
24
November
2021
| 18:56 Asia/Singapore
By Dr Woo Jun Jie, Senior Research Fellow from the Governance and Economy Dept at the Institute of Policy Studies at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUSThe Business Times, 24 November 2021, p20 ...
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22
November
2021
| 11:45 Asia/Singapore
By Jose Tan Shen Jie, a second-year student with the Dept of Accountancy at NUS Business SchoolTODAY, 21 November 2021  ...
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19
November
2021
| 17:52 Asia/Singapore
CNA, 18 November 20218world, 18 November 20218world Online, 18 November 2021Suria News, 18 November 2021Channel U News, 18 November 2021Money 89.3FM, 18 November 2021Capital 95.8FM, 18 November 2021Warna 94.2FM, 18 November 2021Oli 96.8FM, 18 Novembe...
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19
November
2021
| 17:21 Asia/Singapore
By Assoc Prof Lawrence Loh, Director of the Centre for Governance and Sustainability (CGS) at NUS Business School and Ms Yvonne Yock, a Research Associate at CGSThe Business Times, 19 November 2021, p20...
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18
November
2021
| 15:14 Asia/Singapore
TODAY, 17 November 2021CNA Online, 17 November 2021Suria News Online, 17 November 2021The Straits Times, 18 November 2021, Singapore, pB1Lianhe Zaobao, 18 November 2021, p128world, 18 November 2021Channel U News, 18 November 2021Tamil Murasu, 18 Nove...
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18
November
2021
| 14:06 Asia/Singapore
Amid callings for action and commitments by the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) as well as Clean and Green Singapore, the NUS Ridge View Residential College (RVRC) is blazing the trail with its interdisciplinary approach to fostering sustainabil...
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17
November
2021
| 10:02 Asia/Singapore
An anaerobic digestion system for food waste treatment is being piloted at the East Coast Lagoon Food Village. The system was developed by a team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and converts food waste generated by food...
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10
November
2021
| 09:12 Asia/Singapore
“The thing about climate [change] is that you can be overwhelmed by the complexity of the problem, or you can fall in love with the creativity of the solutions.”Environmentalist Mary Heglar’s quote is NUS Arts and Social Sciences and NUS Environmenta...
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09
November
2021
| 17:44 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 9 November 2021, p10...
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08
November
2021
| 15:06 Asia/Singapore
By Ms Ching Ann Hui, a final-year student from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine at NUS and host of the Third Spacing podcast, and Ms Woo Qiyun, an environmental communicator and Head of The Weird and WildThe Straits Times, 8 November 2021, Science...
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05
November
2021
| 12:18 Asia/Singapore
CNA Online, 5 November 2021The Straits Times, 6 November 2021, The Big Story, pA10...
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05
November
2021
| 07:41 Asia/Singapore
The planet is at a pivotal point, as world leaders gather in Glasgow to discuss how countries can take collective action to counter climate change.With a new report showing that the past seven years are on track to be the hottest recorded in history,...
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02
November
2021
| 18:45 Asia/Singapore
By Ann Hui Ching, a final-year student from the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and host of the Third Spacing podcast, and Qiyun Woo, an environmental communicator and Head of The Weird and Wild and Climate Commons projectsCNA Online, 2 November ...
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01
November
2021
| 15:06 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 1 November 2021, Singapore, pB4...
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29
October
2021
| 13:24 Asia/Singapore
By Mr Quah Say Jye and Mr Kevin Chen, Research Assistants from the Asia Competitiveness Institute at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUSCNA Online, 29 October 2021...
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29
October
2021
| 10:52 Asia/Singapore
High Mountain Asia (HMA), which refers to the Tibetan Plateau and the surrounding high Asian mountains, is home to the world’s third-largest ice reservoir and the origin of many of Asia’s large rivers. In fact, these rivers are crucial lifelines for ...
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28
October
2021
| 14:27 Asia/Singapore
From novel processes to produce hydrogen to innovative ways to capture, use and store carbon dioxide, eight teams led by NUS researchers have recently been awarded funding under the Low-Carbon Energy Research Funding Initiative (LCER FI) to develop c...
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26
October
2021
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
Smart charging apps for electric vehicles (EVs) and a suite of regulatory and market measures to encourage their adoption – these were some of the ground-breaking ideas at a recent challenge to encourage adoption of these green vehicles.Earlier this ...
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25
October
2021
| 22:07 Asia/Singapore
By Melissa Low, Research Fellow at the Energy Studies Institute at NUSThe Straits Times, 25 Oct 2021, Science, pB9...
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23
October
2021
| 14:54 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 23 October 2021, p10...
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22
October
2021
| 11:54 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 22 October 2021, Singapore, pB5...
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16
October
2021
| 17:36 Asia/Singapore
By Mr Bilahari Kausikan, Chairman of the Middle East Institute at NUSThe Straits Times, 16 October 2021, Opinion, pA28...
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14
October
2021
| 12:01 Asia/Singapore
A new invention that improves the energy efficiency of District Cooling Systems (DCS) has demonstrated that it could improve the energy carrying capacity by up to three times as compared to a conventional chilled water storage system, and yield more ...
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11
October
2021
| 17:38 Asia/Singapore
By Prof Kishore Mahbubani and Betrand Seah, Distinguished Fellow and Research Assistant respectively, from the Asia Research Institute at NUSThe Straits Times, 11 Oct 2021, Opinion, pA18...
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07
October
2021
| 15:37 Asia/Singapore
NUS has bagged the Green Mark (GM) Platinum Champion Award by the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) – the top award for green buildings given out by the industry regulator. The award comes after NUS achieved 50 GM Gold and above certification...
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30
September
2021
| 12:32 Asia/Singapore
As an urban island-state, Singapore has limited access to renewable or alternative energy sources, and faces threats from rising sea levels and other adverse effects of climate change. To enhance the resiliency and sustainability of the nation, resea...
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15
September
2021
| 10:41 Asia/Singapore
Climate change is the most pressing issue for the world today, because failure to act by governments would be perilous for humanity and the planet, said Professor S Jayakumar, as he urged the younger generation around the world to “press, cajole, per...
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10
September
2021
| 10:17 Asia/Singapore
It was a quiet morning in the sleepy neighbourhood of Tampines St 82 when a group of 24 volunteers arrived in earnest, armed with hats, gardening gloves, and a passion to serve. Amid the neatly lined plants of the Kampung Senang Inclusive Garden – wh...
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08
September
2021
| 10:29 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) will be establishing a new research institute that will develop deep research and capabilities in the area of green finance and sustainability with an eye on Asia. The Sustainable and Green Finance Institute...
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07
September
2021
| 11:31 Asia/Singapore
As cities around the world continue to urbanise, there is a greater need to expand and optimise existing spaces. Cities have accelerated looking into how underutilised rooftop spaces might contribute to climate action, food production, and other purp...
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