Saturday, December 26, 2009

Sabah Coal Plant Chronology

Proposed Location 1 (2007) : Silam, Lahad Datu
  • Coal Plant to be sited at Silam, Lahad Datu
  • EIA NOT approved
  • State Assembly concerned about the potential harm it would bring to the community and to the nearby environmentally sensitive areas
  • Sabah scraps RM1.3b Silam power plant

Proposed Location 2 (2008) : Seguntor, Sandakan
  • Coal plant to be sited in .........Sandakan (Sandakan community fights back)
  • NO EIA was conducted
  • State Assembly rejects due to strong objection from the local community.
Proposed Location 3 (2009) : Kg Sinakut, Lahad Datu.

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