From rooftops to reservoirs, Singapore is doing everything it can to maximize its unique living space for renewable energy.
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With land space a premium in Singapore, the government is looking to take advantage of its 17 sizable water reservoirs as an alternative location for solar panels. The Public Utilities Board (PUB) is currently trialing floating solar platforms, and results so far have been promising, with systems performing 5 percent to 15 percent better than a typical rooftop system due to the cooler temperatures of the reservoir environment.
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What a great idea. Probably impacts evaporation too.
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