Wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has secured a wind turbine supply contract in Vietnam. As per the terms of the contract, SGRE will provide 25 of its SG 4.5-145 wind turbines to the 113MW Hoa Thang 1.2 wind farm. The facility is situated in the Binh Thuan province, on the South-Central coast of Vietnam.
TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The government should review the prices of industrial fuels, electricity and gas for businesses given the huge impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the national economy, the Indonesian Employers Association (Apindo) said. “The high prices of these commodities are considered very burdensome to the business world, coupled with the weakening of the national economy due to the […]
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on all sections of society to reduce power consumption to save at least 2 percent annually. The government has warned that ensuring adequate power supply for the next five years would be a challenge. The country now mainly depends on coal-fired power and hydropower. But major dams have kept running out […]
Chinese investors plan to develop a multibillion-dollar oil refinery in Batam, Riau Islands province, an official with the Office of the Coordinating Maritime Affairs and Investment Minister has said. Maritime and energy sovereignty deputy Purbaya Yudhi Sadhewa told an online press conference on Tuesday that the investors had sent a letter addressed to the Coordinating Minister’s Office, “asking for our agreement […]
Environmental groups urged President Rodrigo Duterte to declare a climate emergency to ensure that the government will act on the climate crisis with the much-needed urgency he has called during the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday.
KUALA LUMPUR: Ocean waves can be one of the mechanisms to create renewable energy besides using the solar photovoltaic (PV) panel. Universiti Malaysia Terengganu school of ocean engineering Associate Professor Dr Mohd Zamri Ibrahim said the initiative by the government to use solar PV panels to create renewable energy and promote energy efficiency was a […]
LOW energy demand and prices saw state owned Pertamina, the biggest oil and gas company in Indonesia, record a USD767.92 million net loss in the first half this year. Comparatively in the same period last year, the company recorded a profit of USD659.96, according to The Jakarta Post. Pertamina spokeswoman Fajriyah Usman said low global crude oil […]
The divestment of Shell Philippines Exploration B.V.(SPEX) in the Malampaya deep water gas-to-power project will not affect the country’s gas and power supply, Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi said.