Project Eligibility Criteria for Energy Sector

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Energy Supply Sector:

Scope: Application of Green Technology in power generation and in the energy supply side management, including co-generation by the industrial and commercial sectors

  • Energy efficiency improvement aspects
  • Biomass power plant
  • Biogas power plant
  • Small hydro power plant
  • Minihydro/microhydro
  • Geothermal
  • Waste to Energy
  • Wind power plant


  • Heat and power plant (co-generation and tri generation plant)
  • Power factor correction
  • Harmonic filter
  1. Efficient Fossil Fuel Power Plant
  1. Renewable energy activities (off grid and on grid)


  • For on grid RE power plants, it is a pre-requisite that the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) has been approved by Sustainable Energy Development Authority (SEDA), or any other relevant schemes/initiatives
  • Eligibility for other RE sources except for Solar Project for Business or own consumption


  1. Distributed power generation
  1. Improvement of power quality activities
B Energy Utilisation Sector:
Scope: Application of Green Technology in all energy utilisation sectors and in demand side management programmes.
  1. Application of Green Technology in industrial and commercial:
    • Increase efficiency through;
      • Rational use of energy
      • Process improvement
      • Replacement of equipment
      • Energy recovery system
      • Waste, reject reduction
    • Use of green materials; or
    • Improve working environment
  1. New process to produce green products/ components
  • Highly efficient equiment e.g., burner system, motor, chiller, pump, fan & blower, compressor, cooling tower, transformer, boiler and ballast
  • Boiler economizer or air pre-heater
  • Kiln recuperator or regenerator
  • Proper insulation (e.g., mineral wool, refractory,etc.)
  • Energy efficient lighting (e.g., T5 Fluorescent Light, Induction Light Compact Fluorescent; CFL and Light Emitting Diode; LED)
  • Control (feedback with automatic actuator, Variable Speed Drive; VSD, temperature regulator etc.)
  • Waste heat absorption chiller



  • Producing energy efficient equiment or component