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Cities are at the heart of our journey to net zero. Here’s why

The world is at a critical juncture. Never has there been a moment where businesses, energy consumers and governments – from Canada to China – are aligning on a common vision like this: a road to net-zero emissions.

Contract awarded for hydrogen-based microgrid project

Alternative energy company MBR Global has announced plans to integrate hydrogen fuel cells in its micro-grid project that will supply power to two remote villages in Malaysia. For the project, MBRG has ordered FCM801 and FCM802 fuel cell modules from UK-based fuel cell company Intelligent Energy.

DBP grants P750-M credit line to boost renewable energy storage

MANILA – State-owned Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has granted a PHP750-million revolving credit line to a fledgling energy firm for the manufacture and export of cost-effective and sustainable energy storage systems for power generation activities of renewable energy companies, a top official said.

Dyson to invest billions in Singapore and the Philippines, boosting research in robotics, next-gen motor technology

Dyson, the global tech firm best known for its vacuum cleaners and hand dryers, on Friday pledged to invest GBP 2.75 billion (USD 3.67 billion) in Singapore, the Philippines, and its home country UK through 2025. Although Dyson did not reveal an exact breakdown of the investment, it plans to build a manufacturing hub and expand its […]

Engineering drives next-generation solar power in Southeast Asia—Black & Veatch interview

PV magazine: Please describe the state of renewable energy developments in Southeast Asia. Mitesh Patel: The investment appetite for renewable energy developments in Southeast Asia is growing. Governments and private investors anticipate a new phase of solar power development, driven by a convergence of low-interest rates and available liquidity as the region emerges from Covid-19, […]

Floating Energy Storage Systems Take Shape

Floating energy storage systems are being developed for use in areas wanting to increase their use of renewable energy, but with constraints on the land available that could be used for solar and wind farms or land-based energy storage.

Green hydrogen development associated with offshore wind power, experts say

Hanoi (VNS/VNA) – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) needs to study and direct Vietnam Electricity (EVN) to issue regulations on the transmission and distribution system to ensure the stable operation of the power system amid abundant wind and solar power sources, said Tran Viet Ngai, Chairman of the Vietnam Energy Association.

High capital requirement poses challenge for Indonesia’s battery industry: Expert

The sizeable initial investment required to establish a lithium battery manufacturing facility is one of the primary challenges in developing the country’s battery industry, an expert has stated. Sebelas Maret State University (UNS) School of Engineering professor Muhammad Nizam on Aug. 21 said that while Indonesia had an abundance of nickel, the primary material for […]

Hitachi ABB Power Grids does virtual power plant and ‘greener coal mine’ projects in Southeast Asia

Hitachi ABB Power Grids will supply battery energy storage and smart controls to Singapore’s first virtual power plant (VPP), on a project aimed at validating methods for integrating more renewable energy onto the city-state’s electricity networks.

Hitachi ABB Power Grids Provides Battery Storage Tech to Thailand

Switzerland-headquartered Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd. recently announced its selection by Impact Solar Limited, a subsidiary of Impact Solar Group, to provide Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) and controls technology to a “smart industrial park” project in Thailand, which is a part of the country’s largest private microgrid at Saha Industrial Park in Sriracha.