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PETRONAS adds new vessels to LNG fleet

PETRONAS LNG Ltd (PLL) has signed a Time Charter Party (TCP) for three newbuild 174 000 m3 LNG vessels with shipowner, Hyundai LNG Shipping (HLS). The deal with HLS was awarded via an international tender exercise to support PETRONAS’ growing global LNG business portfolio.

SEACEF invests in Vietnam solar and storage project

The South East Asia Clean Energy Facility (SEACEF), a collaboration of international foundations seeking to accelerate the low-carbon transition in Southeast Asia, has invested at the development phase of a floating solar and storage project in Dong Nai province in southeastern Vietnam.

Singapore looks to off-shore floating solar farms to meet its green energy targets

Singapore recently unveiled its ambitious Green Plan 2030, in which it aims to quadruple its solar energy deployment by 2025 using measures including covering the rooftops of housing blocks with solar panels. By 2030, solar energy will be five times that of today, capable of powering over 350,000 households a year. But the land-scarce country […]

Lotte Mart is first in Vietnam to adopt R448A

VIETNAM: Lotte Mart has become the first supermarket retailer in Vietnam to adopt R448A as a lower GWP refrigerant replacement for R404A. The A1 refrigerant, marketed by Honeywell as Solstice N40, was first selected by the South Korean retailer for its domestic stores in 2018. Lotte Mart established its first Vietnamese branch in Ho Chi […]

Will Singaporeans change their lifestyles to fight climate change? An app can help

The fight against climate change is a race against time. Countries and businesses aim to transform their economies to meet carbon reduction goals, but what if the world cannot innovate its way out of the climate crisis?

Seda proposes more electrical appliances included in Save 2.0 RM200 rebate scheme

PUTRAJAYA: More electrical appliances may be included for the Sustainability Achieved via Energy Efficiency (Save 2.0) RM200 e-rebate. Sustainable Energy Development Authority Malaysia (Seda) chairman Lukanisman Awang Sauni said the programme was currently limited to locally-made refrigerators and air conditioners that have a four or five-star energy rating. “Others including washing machines and televisions. So […]

Singapore to use Floating Solar Farms as Land is Densely Populated

Singapore is giving a push towards sustainable energy, with floating solar farms. Being a densely populated country, they have limited land area. Innovative methods to meet the requirements in renewable energy production are much needed. The other sustainable energy production like wind, hydro, and biomass were ruled out as they need land. Furthermore, floating solar […]

Land-starved Singapore gets creative with solar in clean energy push

BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Singapore is betting on floating solar farms and vertical panels to increase its clean-energy supplies and cut carbon emissions, a model that could work in other densely populated cities, urban experts said. With renewable energy options such as wind, hydro, nuclear and biomass ruled out, solar photovoltaic (PV) is the […]

ADB proposes smart and energy efficient city project in Can Tho

Can Tho (VNA) – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has proposed to implement a smart and energy efficient city project (SEECP) with total investment of more than 1.56 trillion VND (67.29 million USD) in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho. At a meeting with local leaders on April 6, an ADB representative said the […]

BPPT fosters innovation in alternative energy development

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology Indonesia (BPPT) has pushed for innovation in the development of alternative energy to support the availability of clean and environment-friendly national energy. “The BPPT is ready to seek innovations in the field of renewable energy with all stakeholders in the innovation ecosystem,” the […]