NEWS CENTER

04/07

2024

How Does Weather Conditions Impact the Performance of Cooling Towers

Cooling towers are crucial components in various industrial and commercial processes, providing essential heat dissipation to maintain optimal operating conditions. However, their performance is highly influenced by weather conditions. Understanding these impacts is key to optimizing the efficiency of cooling towers and ensuring their effective operation.

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11/06

2024

Success Stories of District Cooling Establishment in Malaysia

Over the past two decades, Malaysia has embraced district cooling systems (DCS) as a sustainable and efficient solution for urban cooling needs. This innovative approach has not only reduced energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions but has also proven to be economically beneficial by integrating the Thermal Energy System.

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23/05

2024

Megajana Open House Raya 2024

Megajana has recently hosted a grand Hari Raya celebration that beautifully encapsulated the spirit of unity and festivity. The event, held on May 3, 2024, was a remarkable gathering that brought together the company’s esteemed customers, local authorities, and community members to mark the end of Ramadan and the joyous occasion of Hari Raya Aidilfitri.

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18/04

2024

How District Cooling Can Support the Growth of Smart Cities

One of the primary ways in which district cooling supports the growth of smart cities is through energy efficiency. District cooling systems can make use of economies of scale and more efficient technologies like heat recovery and thermal storage by grouping the production of cooling into a single location.

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25/03

2024

Understanding Chiller : What is Chiller Approach?

Chiller approach refers to the temperature difference between the chilled water supply temperature and the entering refrigerant temperature of evaporator in the chiller. In easier terms, it measures how effectively the chiller in removing heat from the chilled water.

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13/02

2024

MDCA District Cooling Conference 2024

The Malaysian District Cooling Association (MDCA) took a momentous step forward in advancing energy efficiency through sustainable cooling by hosting the highly anticipated District Cooling Conference 2024. The event, which took place on January 31, 2024, perfectly captured MDCA’s steadfast dedication to supporting creative solutions in the cooling industry.

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22/01

2024

Modular plant system arrangement: Megajana promptness for future cooling demand

District cooling provides a more sustainable alternative to conventional air conditioning systems. By centralizing the cooling process, it improves overall cooling infrastructure reliability, minimizes environmental impact, and provides for better control over energy consumption. Modular chiller systems are at the core of this innovative approach, providing a flexible and scalable solution to satisfy the diverse needs of different building usage.

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20/12

2023

MDCA Courtesy Visit to Jana DCS in Kota Iskandar, Johor

Megajana went for a courtesy visit on 4th December 2023 to one of the MDCA founding members in southern area of Malaysia, Jana DCS Sdn Bhd. The visit was organized to portray a continuous support to our founding members and to exchange any valuable input that may can be implemented to every member cooling plant. Upon arrival, the delegation was greeted warmly by the plant’s management, who provided an insightful overview of the facility’s operations.

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15/11

2023

Enhancing Road Safety: The Commuting Safety Support Programme (CSSP) training for Megajana

The event started with an engaging seminar and continued with workshops conducted by road safety experts and professionals. These sessions delved into various aspects of road safety, encompassing defensive driving techniques, understanding traffic laws, managing road risks, and fostering a safety-oriented mindset while commuting. A real-life case studies were adapted to provide practical insights and encourage active participation among attendees.

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25/10

2023

Megajana Annual Safety Day Event

Megajana recently hosted an engaging Megajana Safety Day 2023, centered around the concept of prioritizing safety, health, and team building within the workplace. ABC which is the acronym of Always Be Careful is Megajana safety tagline that was introduce in 2020. The safety day was a continuity towards realising the safety tagline.

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26/09

2023

6 Common Misconceptions About Air Conditioning System, District Cooling System Particularly

These misunderstandings can lead to inefficiencies, higher energy bills and equipment failure which will not only discomfort our pockets but even our homes and workplaces. Unravelling some of the most common misconceptions surrounding air conditioning systems will provide a better understanding about systems we often used every day.

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22/08

2023

Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Malaysian District Cooling Association (MDCA) #3 (2023/2024)

For the first time since MDCA establishment, the Annual Report was published and were circulated among all founding members prior to the AGM. Dr Hafiz, the president of the MDCA commends all efforts by the committee in organising all activity for the past few months. The AGM went smoothly according to the tentative where all agenda were carried on accordingly. Some activities were suggested for the benefits of the association and were planned to be conducted soon after the AGM.

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27/07

2023

The Importance of ESG Implementation in Industry

Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) have now become the talk among the public as ESG criteria have emerged as essential factors in evaluating the sustainability and ethical practices of businesses across various industries. Most companies face mounting pressure from stakeholders which includes customers, investors and even the authorities to address global challenges, ESG implementation has become a crucial aspect of their operations. ESG on the bright sight can give positives outcome for both businesses and society through its integration in industry.

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28/06

2023

District Cooling Revolution: Unveiling District Cooling Capability to Enhances Indoor Air Quality While Promoting Health and Well-Being.

As technology advances, the idea of district cooling as a sustainable and efficient solution for buildings’ air conditioning system has drawn a lot of attention in urban areas. Apart of its energy-saving benefits, district cooling systems can significantly improve indoor air quality (IAQ) and improve overall health and well-being of occupants. Indoor air quality (IAQ) is the term used to describe the quality of the air within buildings and structures, specifically in enclosed spaces where people live, work, or spend a significant amount of time.

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27/05

2023

How Is the BAS and SCADA System Implemented in the Industry? A Glimpse Towards Industrial Control System.

SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) systems and BAS (Building Automation System) are both types of control systems used in different industries. Both have a significant differences whereby SCADA systems are typically used in large-scale industrial processes such as power plants, oil refineries, manufacturing plants, and water treatment facilities. They are designed to monitor, control, and gather data from a wide range of industrial processes and equipment.

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28/04

2023

How District Cooling Contributes to Sustainability and Energy Efficiency

District cooling systems are becoming increasingly popular in urban areas around the world. These systems allow for a centralized cooling source that can serve multiple buildings or even entire districts, resulting in significant energy savings and reduced environmental impact. Urban areas which mostly are densely populated and characterized by a high concentration of buildings, infrastructure, and economic activities really need a reliable air conditioning system as the cities natural land cover are replace with dense concentrations of pavement, buildings, and other surfaces that absorb and retain heat.

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17/03

2023

District Cooling Versus Conventional Air-Conditioning: A Realistic Comparison

As temperatures continue to rise worldwide, air conditioning (AC) has become a necessity for most people. However, conventional AC systems have significant drawbacks, including high energy consumption, costly maintenance, and environmental pollution. District cooling (DC) systems, on the other hand, offer an alternative that is gaining popularity as a more sustainable and cost-effective way to cool buildings.

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17/02

2023

Asia Pacific Need Transitions Towards Sustainable Energy Ecosystem in Confronting Global Warming

Every aspect of economic and human activity depends on energy. For the global economy to thrive and raise millions out of poverty, a reliable and inexpensive energy supply is essential. But this has come at a cost. Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions have steadily increased as a result of the continued reliance on fossil fuels for the primary energy source, which has contributed to global warming and climate change.

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03/08

2022

Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Malaysian District Cooling Association (MDCA) #2 (2022/2023)

In MDCA Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 2022, Megajana General Manager, Dr. Hafiz Ibrahim appointed as the President for 2022/2024 term. MDCA established in 2021 create a positive common platform for DCS providers in Malaysia to network, collaborate and share related information and insights.

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11/11

2021

Webinar – District Energy Developments in the Asia Pacific by Asia Pacific Urban Energy Association (APUEA)

07/11

2021

Interview – Long Term Economic and Sustainability Solution for the Future

An interview with Informa Markets for Key Thought Leadership Interview Session in conjunction with International Construction Week (ICW)

02/09

2021

Webinar – Exploring Potential of District Cooling System in Malaysia

01/07

2021

Megajana eNewsletter | July 2021 #1

The latest news, views and updates from Pendinginan Megajana Sdn Bhd

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