TOKYO — Japan, the U.S., Australia and the 10 members of ASEAN are forming a partnership to commercialize the technology behind carbon capture, utilization and storage as early as this decade, opening up ways to bury carbon dioxide in Southeast Asia to reduce emissions.
Dams are infrastructures built to control river flow and store large amounts of water in artificial lakes or reservoirs.
Three months after it began work on the $2.7bn Van Phong 1 thermal power plant in Vietnam, Toshiba has decided to end its involvement in coal power.
SINGAPORE: Shell Singapore said on Tuesday (Nov 10) that it plans to repurpose its core business and halve its crude processing capacity at its Pulau Bukom oil refinery, as part of an overhaul in its journey towards a low-carbon future.
The natural gas industry is under increasing pressure to reduce emissions in the fight against climate change.
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 7 (Bernama): The first Sustainability Bond in Malaysia for environmental and social initiatives to be issued by the government will position Malaysia as a regional hub for a sustainable lifestyle, said the head of a solar photovoltaic (PV) solutions company.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian state-owned energy giant Petroliam Nasional Berhad, or Petronas, said on Thursday it aims to become a net zero emitter of greenhouse gases by 2050 and also plans to increase its investments in renewable energy.
MANILA — The Philippines’ energy department has declared a moratorium on new coal-fired power plants, following a reassessment of the country’s energy system. But while the ban halts applications for new plants, it will not extend to previously approved projects that are already in the pipeline.
Malaysian oil and gas producer Petronas has announced an aspiration to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050, making it the first state-owned Asian energy company to set such a goal.
Jakarta (ANTARA) – Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati expressed strong belief in the Indonesian government’s commitment to handling issues on climate change despite its current emphasis on tackling the COVID-19 pandemic.