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Singapore Green Plan 2012

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== Clean Air ==
A National Energy Efficiency Committee was set up in 2001 to battle towards more energy efficient use of energy by industries, homes, commercial buildings and<sup><sup>Superscript text</sup></sup> vehicles.
== Water ==
Singapore's Public Utilities Board spends close to $542 million dollars a year on water, drainage and sewer projects. Implementation of mandatory water saving devices, water audits, and public water education are among some of the ways Singapore has battled water shortages. Half of Singapore's land surface is water catchment. Also Singaporeans are being encouraged by the government to use less water currently they use 162 litres of water per person per day and the government wants this reduced to 155 litres by 2012.<sup>3</sup>
== Public Education ==
SGP strongly encourages partnerships among the 3P, People, Private and Public. They feel it will creates a environmentally aware and responsible nation.<sup>12</sup> Environmental education is stressed witin school through programs run by the Ministry of the Environment and the Singapore Environmental Council.


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