The National Green Technology Policy was successfully launched by the Prime Minister YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak on 24 July 2009.
The National Green Technology Policy is built on four pillars – Energy, Environment, Economy and Social. Green Technology is aimed to be the key driver in accelerating the national economy and promoting sustainable development in Malaysia.
The Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water Malaysia (KeTTHA) is responsible for the planning and formulation of policies for energy, green technology and water sectors as well as to facilitate and to regulate the growth of these sectors.
The nationwide goal of the policy is to provide direction and motivation for Malaysians to continuously enjoy good quality living and a healthy environment.
To realize this goal, the Prime Minister has specified a task for GreenTech Malaysia – to spearhead the implementation of projects and activities pertaining the four pillars.
Below is GreenTech Malaysia’s perspective alignments towards the goals of the National Green Technology Policy: