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Ecospec Global Technology Pte Ltd is a technology company that develops effective solutions for water, emission, energy related environmental problems for the onshore and marine industries. Established in 2001 with its global headquarters in Singapore, Ecospec is a pioneer and market leader in advanced water and oil treatment technologies, with more than 10 technology patents filed or granted to date. The Group currently has presence in Singapore, China, India, Indonesia, Thailand, the Far East, Europe, Central America and USA. Central to their business is the first-in-the-world “true green” technology, CSNOx, which is capable of reducing nitrogen oxide (NOx), sulphur dioxide (SO2), carbon dioxide (CO2) and particulate matters (PM) emitted by ships, power plants and boilers into the environment in a single process system without use of chemicals. In return, it brings a net carbon credit gain without any net increase in CO2 to the atmosphere or acidifying the ocean. Another unique solution, BacComber® Water Treatment Technology, which treats water without the use of chemicals. BacComber® utilizes ultra low frequency (ULF) technology to controls problems like scaling, corrosion, bacteria and algae, while reducing water wastage and energy consumption.
UFlame™ Fuel and Oil Treatment System enables significant fuel and oil efficiency process that ultimately results in energy and resource saving. Coupled with patented EMSalloy™ converter, this fuel and oil treatment technology is capable to better manage and enhance worldwide consumption of combustion energy and resources.

Singapore Global Head Office
1 Jalan Kilang Timor #05-01
Pacific Tech Centre
Singapore 159303
Tel: +65 6276 3266
Fax: +65 6276 3522
Email: info@ecospec.com
Website: http://www.ecospec.com/


Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is a diversified Health and Well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through timely innovations. As a world leader in healthcare, lifestyle and energy efficient lighting, Philips integrates technologies and design into people-centric solutions, based on the brand promise of “sense and simplicity”.
Philips will be presenting the case for a global switch to energy efficient and sustainable lighting. This includes a new drive to provide offgrid lighting solutions using the latest solar and LED/CFL lighting technologies. Examples of new products and developments will be displayed.  
Contact Details
Kees Klein Hesselink - Business Development Manager
email or mobile: +31 6 511 86419

Nick Kelso - Communications Manager
email or mobile: +31 6 100 39 296

Harry Verhaar - Senior Director Energy & Climate Change
email or mobile: +31-6-51337341

Website : http://www.philips.com/global/index.page

Noble Energy Solar Technologies Ltd. (NEST) was established in 1998 by Mr. D.T. Barki to address the basic lighting needs of 1.6 billion people who lack access to modern lighting technologies. In 2001 NEST launched the AISHWARYA® 6543 solar mini lamp to replace dirty and unsafe kerosene lamps being used in the rural households globally. NEST’s methodology is to apply its technical and management expertise to develop innovative solar lighting products and implement replicable projects at both micro and macro levels.

NEST’s mission is to contribute significantly towards “eliminating light poverty” in the world. NEST is currently involved in high-purity quartz material research that is intended to produce low-cost solar silicon to pave the way for cost-effective lighting solutions to rural communities. AISHWARYA® 6343, a reliable and affordable lighting product for rural household applications, was the first product to be designed and developed at NEST in 2001. It is a solar mini lamp and NEST’s flagship product, which shot to global fame when NEST won the prestigious Ashden Light Award in 2005.

Practical Action – 2008 UNEP Sasakawa Prize Winner is working in Peru's eastern Andes where 68 per cent of the population - around five million people - do not have access to electricity. The project makes use of the region's vast potential for hydroelectricity: to date, 47 micro-hydro schemes have been installed in the area through Practical Action, bringing clean power to about 30,000 people.

Through this project, Practical Action is also boosting local industry, as most of the turbines are manufactured by small companies in Peru to Practical Action designs - with each company making three or four turbines a year. Practical Action sees local manufacture as a key step towards widespread use of renewable energy. The electricity supply is boosting the development of the remote communities. Previously, people moved away to start businesses in places where the infrastructure was better, but the electricity from the micro-hydro schemes has brought them back. Some villages have doubled in size, with people returning and others starting or expanding businesses including restaurants, bakeries, furniture makers, welders and internet cafes.


Sunlabob – 2008 UNEP Sasakawa Prize Winner, a commercial company licensed in Laos since 2001, offers a variety of energy solutions running on multiple renewable energy sources such as sun, water, and wind, which are optimal for decentralised use. They are a full-service energy provider, providing after-sales services including full maintenance, technical servicing, and replacement of defective parts. Sunlabob strives to become the largest regional provider for commercially viable renewable energy solutions and reliable field-tested equipment.

Over the last seven years Sunlabob has grown from a small enterprise with three employees installing and selling small solar systems to become a 40 employee strong company implementing a wide range of projects. Having built up a franchise network with 36 small rural service providers throughout the country to date, Sunlabob has created over 100 jobs, installed over 5,800 Solar Home Systems and has 1,500 rental systems in more than 79 villages and locations all over Laos (2005). Sunlabob aims to maintain their position as a global leader in providing affordable and renewable energy services to off-grid communities and aspires to expand existing innovative approaches globally.

Website : http://www.sunlabob.com/


For more information contact
- Malcolm Lewis on email or Tel: +44 (0) 207 871 0143

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