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PhilEnergy to Empower Innovative Energy Solutions in the Philippines

TAGUIG, Philippines, Feb. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Clean energy will take the spotlight as PhilEnergy highlights the most innovative alternative energy solutions in the Philippines. Informa Markets, a global leader in organizing business-to-business trade events, is launching the Philippines’ most comprehensive international energy trade event entitled, PhilEnergy. This international platform will showcase the latest alternative energy solutions in the Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Electric […]

Malaysia lays out plans for next state-level smart city project

As highly-integrated urban spaces, smart cities will be key to supporting tomorrow’s businesses, as digital becomes less an initiative, and more part of their DNA. Underpinning these urban landscapes will be the core concepts of sustainability and efficiency. Data collected through sensors will feedback information enabling analytics programs to optimize transport and energy systems. While […]

ASEAN’s future power source

The gears of industry would not turn if not for power. In the modern world, we have come to depend on electricity generated from traditional fossil fuel resources like coal. However, amid a global awareness of the dangers of fossil fuels to our environment, we have since embarked on a paradigm shift towards renewable energy. As […]

APAC Hydrogen Association launched in Singapore

February 14 (Renewables Now) – A new organisation dedicated to supporting the hydrogen industry in the Asia Pacific region has been formed this week. The Asia-Pacific Hydrogen Association (APAC Hydrogen Association) was set up by industry executives from the renewables sector in Asia. The Singapore-based entity will coordinate international policy, communications, research and analysis. Additionally, […]

Investing in technology? Think of environment

Experts have warned about the human-initiated threat of climate change for years. In the last few years, that message has been received by more people. Recent extreme climate events have also added immediacy and newsworthiness to the cause. As Eco-Business noted in a report, transitioning to a low carbon economy is gaining momentum in Southeast […]

Green debt markets in Asean poised to grow — SEC

MANILA, Philippines — The green debt markets in ASEAN countries including the Philippines are poised to grow, according to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). In a keynote speech at the ASEAN+3 Bond Market Forum Meeting held recently at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Headquarters in Manila, SEC commissioner Ephyro Luis Amatong said bond issuances under […]

AC Energy gets PCC nod to buy wind farm in Ilocos Norte

AC Energy Philippines Inc.  of the Ayala Group said it received an approval from the Philippine Competition Commission to acquire Philippine Investment Alliance for Infrastructure’s stake in North Luzon Renewables Energy Corp., which owns and operates an 81-megawatt wind farm in Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte valued at P2.7 billion. AC Energy Philippines said in a disclosure […]

Asia’s first smart city proof of concept set for launch

One of Asia’s first smart city Proof of Concept is set to be launched in the Cyberjaya area in Malaysia this February. The concept will be launched by technology company NTT Group in partnership with the Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, the US City of Las Vegas and Telephone Corporation. The concept has […]

ASEAN sustainable finance: A huge gap means a huge opportunity

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent our best hope of tackling the most serious challenges facing our societies and our planet. At the recent World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos, the imminent need to tackle climate change and sustainability issues dominated discussions across all sectors with public, private and non-governmental organization […]

Construction begins on flagship 48 MW wind farm in Vietnam

Climate Fund Managers (CFM), the manager of the Climate Investor One facility (CI1), is pleased to announce that construction has begun on one of its flagship projects, a 48 MW near-shore wind farm in Tra Vinh province, Vietnam. CI1’s Construction Equity Fund has committed $71m to the project company, “Tra Vinh Wind Power Company”, which […]