Malaysia Airlines completes first SAF-powered passenger flight
Malaysia Airlines has completed its first passenger flight powered by a blend of sustainable aviation fuels, as it targets rolling out similar flights in the near-term. The airline on 5 June operated flight MH603 from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore, on a Boeing 737-800 (9M-MXX) which was fuelled with a blend of jet fuel and SAF […]
USAID launches $36 mn clean energy project in Vietnam
US ambassador Marc Knapper recently joined Vietnam’s vice minister of industry and trade Dang Hoang An and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) mission director Ann Marie Yastishock to launch USAID’s $36 million, flagship clean energy project. US vice president Kamala Harris had announced the project during her visit to Vietnam in August 2021.
Malaysia could potentially accelerate renewable energy goals, says TNB
KUALA LUMPUR (May 26): There is potential for Malaysia to achieve or even exceed its long-term renewable energy (RE) target helped by a stronger push for energy transition from energy users, said Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB).
Tertiary students invited to develop sustainable energy solutions as part of EMA competition
SINGAPORE: Students from institutes of higher learning will be able to take part in a competition that allows them to develop sustainable energy solutions with industry partners.
A Resilient and Sustainable Energy Future – 15th Singapore International Energy Week
The Energy Market Authority (EMA) today unveiled “A Resilient and Sustainable Energy Future” as the theme for the Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) 2022. The theme reflects how the global energy community has accelerated the pursuit of a greener future. Following the 26th COP26 last year, there is strong momentum for countries to do more to […]
Davao City waste-to-energy project to fuel climate change, groups warn
Hundreds of garbage flies infest homes, flying from waste to food, to children. The decaying stench of the dumpsite lingers as families eat. It was almost noon and waste pickers like Virgilio Romero*, 44, scavenge waste on the mountain of garbage under the scorching 51-degree celsius heat.
The Big Read: As households face soaring electricity prices, being eco-friendly can be wallet-friendly too
Whenever the sun is blazing, Mr Arun Murthy gets excited, as a mobile application on his phone would show that his house is generating more electricity than it is using. In mid-March, he installed 100 solar panels on the roof of his landed property in Bukit Timah.
Jokowi Highlights Indonesia’s Green Energy before US Business Leaders
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo stated before CEOs of big companies in the United States that Indonesia possesses a vast wealth of green energy. One of their sources is hydro and geothermal power.
Philippines to hold 2-GW renewables auction in June 2022
The Phillippine Department of Energy this week posted a revised timeline for its upcoming 2-GW renewable energy auction, scheduling the competitive bidding process for June 17, 2022, at the latest.
ertamina, Japanese Firms to Produce Clean Energy from Palm Oil Waste
State-energy firm Pertamina, in part of the Asia Energy Transition Initiative (AETI) the Japanese government initiated in 2021, partnered with three Japanese gas companies to realize a biomethane clean gas project utilizing waste from palm oil.