WWF-Malaysia is grateful to Najib and Musa for scrapping Sabah coal-fired power plant
WWF-Malaysia wholeheartedly welcomes the news that both the Federal and State governments have decided against plans to build a coal fired power plant in Lahad Datu,
WWF-Malaysia views this pivotal decision by both governments as a milestone and one that cements the fact that environmental considerations are being viewed as priority and a crucial factor in governmental decision making.
Additionally, WWF-Malaysia is encouraged that public opinion on the proposed plant has prevailed on decision makers and in this spirit, urges the government to embark on a robust public and stakeholder consultation in the development of the sustainable energy blue print for
Dato’ Dr Dionysius S. K. Sharma
18th February 2011