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Cross-border EV charging network launched to enhance connectivity for drivers in Singapore and Malaysia

Local gas provider City Energy has teamed up with a Malaysian company to launch a cross-border electric vehicle (EV) charging network, enhancing connectivity for such drivers in Singapore and Malaysia. Called Go, the EV charging service can be accessed through a mobile app, allowing users to locate and operate charging points that fall under this […]

Napocor posts over sixfold rise in power capacity additions

The National Power Corp. (Napocor) has increased its capacity additions in missionary or off-grid areas from 13.66 megawatts (MW) in 2016 to 88.53 MW as of December 2021, or more than sixfold in the past five years under the Duterte administration.

KSP to push for complete electrification of Maluku Province

Presidential Staff Office’s (KSP’s) Deputy I Febry Calvin Tetelepta vowed to push relevant parties to achieve 100-percent electrification in Maluku Province by the end of 2022 or early 2023.

Power generation capacity projected to reach 146,000 MW by 2030

Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh recently took part in an conference with localities regarding the completion of the National Power Development Plan for the 2021 – 2030 period, with a vision to 2045 (PDP VIII).

National power development plan VIII targets drastic CO2 emissions reduction

The latest draft National Power Development Plan for the 2021 – 2030 period, with a vision to 2045 (PDP VIII) has made drastic reduction of CO2 emissions with no new coal-fired power plants to be built in the planning period, and with the switch from coal and natural gas to biomass, ammonia, and hydrogen, according […]

Why Singapore needs to import electricity and other energy questions answered

Most of us don’t think about how and where our electricity comes from when we flick a switch in our home. Behind the scenes, however, Singapore is making major moves to use greener power sources as it transforms the energy sector.

Power distributors gear for Election Day

Electricity distributors nationwide have stepped up preparations for the May 9 elections to ensure adequate and reliable power supply in rural and far-flung areas.

DOE tells power sector to ensure sufficient power for elections

The Department of Energy (DOE) ordered all generation companies (gencos), the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP), and distribution utilities (DUs) to ensure adequate power during the critical elections period.

Meralco power rates further up in April

Power rates will go up anew in April due to higher generation costs, the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) said Monday. Overall rate for a typical household increased by P0.5363 from P9.6467 in March to P10.1830 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) this month, equivalent to an increase of P107 in the total bill of a customer consuming 200 […]

Vietnam needs US$142 billion for development of electricity sector

Mr. Nguyen Tuan Anh, Deputy Director of the Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority under the Ministry of Industry and Trade said that Vietnam needs US$142 billion for the development of the electricity sector.