publication . Article . 2016

A Step towards Sustainable Society: The Awareness of Carbon Dioxide Emissions, Climate Change and Carbon Capture in Malaysia

Ghazali, Zulkipli; Zahid, Muhammad; Kee, Tan Siok; Ibrahim, M. Yussoff;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 May 2016 Journal: International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues (issn: 2146-4138, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: EconJournals
Abstract
Public awareness is crucial to mitigate negative impacts on the environment. The aim of the study is to explore the level of public awareness in five states of Malaysia (Perak, Melaka, Johor, Pahang and Terengganu) regarding CO2 emissions, climate change and carbon capture and storage (CCS). A questionnaire floated for exploring public awareness regarding CO2 emissions, climate change and CCS. Based on the questionnaire data was collected from five states (Perak, Melaka, Johor, Pahang and Terengganu) of Malaysia. These states were chosen on the basis of high concentration of heavy industries and plants, including petrochemical, natural gas processing, electricit...
Subjects
free text keywords: public awareness, co2 emission, climate change, carbon capture and storage (ccs), malaysia, Business, HF5001-6182, Economics as a science, HB71-74, Public awareness, CO2 emission, Climate Change, Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS), Malaysia
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