Smart utilities plant for the tropics

Smart utilities plant for the tropics

16 October 2017



The eco-friendly system harvests waste energy and is suitable for building clusters and underground cities.

Developed by NUS ME research team led by Associate Professor Ernest Chua, the novel system could pave the way for a more environmentally friendly and cost-effective way of producing key essentials for daily living – electricity, water, air-conditioning and heat. It is suitable for housing and building clusters, as well as underground cities, especially those in the tropics.

(Straits Times article: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/four-in-one-utilities-plant-for-the-tropics)