BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  Earth Matters  >  The Impact of the MRT Construction on the Environment

The Impact of the MRT Construction on the Environment

Piarapakaran Subramaniam, Association of Water and Energy Research Malaysia

06-Feb-17 15:00

The Impact of the MRT Construction on the Environment

The Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit project was launched in 2011, with the 51 kilometer Sungai Buloh - Kajang line the first phase to be completed in 2016. The MRT project aims to provide a convenient, safe and cost-efficient transport alternative, as well being as a more sustainable, eco-friendly and efficient way of moving people. But is the MRT really more environmentally friendly? We speak to Piarapakaran Subramaniam, President of the Association of Water and Energy Research Malaysia, to find out.


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  the bigger pictureearth mattersAWERmrt projectmrt corpMRTconstructionPollutionair pollutionwater pollutionsustainable citytransportationAviation, Auto, Transport, LogisticsEnergy, EnvironmentProperty, Real Estate, ConstructionEnvironment/SustainabilityPolitics, News, Current Affairs


Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Opening Bell

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:05 AM

Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:05 AM

The Breakfast Grille

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

Ringgit & Sense

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Sam Teo, ZCity

11:05 AM

Tech Talk

Nikolai Dobberstein, Kearny

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

2:05 PM

Live & Learn

3:05 PM

Beyond the Ballot Box

tbc

4:05 PM

Health & Living

5:05 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

KIV

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

7:35 PM

Popcorn Culture - Supercut

The Director’s Chair

9:00 PM

I Love KL

10:00 PM

Take Five