10 – 11 June 2016 – [Global Asia] Memes, Schemes & Dreams: Imagining Singapore Urban Futures

You are cordially invited to a two-day workshop titled “Memes, Schemes and Dreams: Imagining Singapore Urban Futures”. The workshop will take place between Friday, 10 June (The POD, National Library Building)-Saturday, 11 June (NTU) 2016. More details below.

TODAY: New toilet turns human waste into resources

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) scientists have developed a toilet that converts human waste for use as fertiliser and biogas. TODAY reports. New toilet turns human waste into resources SINGAPORE – Scientists from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have developed a new toilet system that converts human waste to electricity and fertiliser. It also reduces the … Continue reading

Green jobs at Earth Observatory of Singapore

The Earth Observatory has two positions open, one for a Policy Director, and the other, for a Programme Manager. Details below. The Earth Observatory of Singapore (EOS) at Nanyang Technological University is looking to hire a Policy Director and a Programme Manager for the Secretariat of the Southeast Asian Corporate Leaders Group on Climate Change … Continue reading

Channel NewsAsia: NTU, NUS win cash awards for sustainability research

The World Future Foundation (WFF) has given cash awards to two doctoral students from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Nanyang Technological University (NTU). One of them is looking at removing antibiotics from waste water, and another, at the impacts of traffic-generated fine particles and nitrogen on environmental quality and human health. There were in … Continue reading

The Straits Times: NTU’s ‘Batmobile’ gears up for eco-marathon

The Nanyang Technological University is entering two eco cars for the Shell Eco-Marathon Asia next month. The Straits Times reports. NTU’s ‘Batmobile’ gears up for eco-marathon The Nanyang Technological University unveiled its newest eco-car yesterday – one of two NTU entries in the Shell Eco-Marathon Asia in Sepang, Kuala Lumpur, next month. The diesel-powered Nanyang Venture IV … Continue reading

Green Business Times: Green Business Ideas in Top 15 of the ideas. inc. Business Challenge 2011

This was originally posted in the Green Business Times. Green Drinks, like Green Business Times, looks forward to a green business idea winning the top prize! The ideas. inc. Business Challenge 2011 first began in November 2010. It is a business competition jointly organised by Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and SPRING Singapore to groom and support … Continue reading

Channel NewsAsia: NTU opens Asia’s first solar fuels lab

Channel NewsAsia just reported that NTU has opened its Solar Fuels Lab, which aims to use solar energy to extract hydrogen from water. More details below. NTU opens Asia’s first solar fuels lab SINGAPORE: Scientists at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) can now look forward to recreating an energy process that takes place in plants to … Continue reading

  • About Green Drinks Singapore

    Founded in November 2007, Green Drinks Singapore is one of more than 800 cities with a Green Drinks presence.

  • We are a non-profit environmental movement that connects academia, green businesses, activists, community and government, for knowledge sharing and collaboration opportunities. We do this by organising informal talks every last Thursday of the month, over drinks! Once in a while, we hold discussions, documentary screenings and workshops to further engage the public and participants.
  • Started in 1989 in London, the Green Drinks movement is a self-organising network that is meant to be simple and unstructured. The global site can be found at www.greendrinks.org.