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Uzma to expand business within Asean

KUALA LUMPUR: Oil and gas (O&G) services provider Uzma Bhd targets to expand its three core upstream services beyond Malaysian shores by next year, focusing on Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia and Brunei. Group managing director and chief executive officer Datuk Kamarul Redzuan Muhamed said the group will focus on subsurface solutions, integrated wells solutions (IWS) and […]

Vietnam to Indonesia: the Asian countries hit hardest by China’s clampdown on new coal-fired power plants overseas

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s pledge to the United Nations that China will no longer build coal-fired power plants overseas will leave many projects awaiting financial closure at risk of cancellation.

Vulnerable to climate change, ASEAN needs more investment into green infrastructure

MANILA – Over the next five years, ASEAN will need US$157 billion in annual infrastructure investment, but projects need to be “climate-proofed” to mitigate the region’s vulnerability to natural disasters and climate change, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Due to Southeast Asia’s geographical diversity — long coastlines, a large number of archipelagos, and […]

Wärtsilä signs grid-scale EPC and ESS tech supply deals in South East Asia, Caribbean

Wärtsilä Corporation, which in many ways made itself known to the energy storage industry with the 2017 acquisition of Silicon Valley ESS tech player Greensmith, has announced 126MWh of energy storage across two project deals in the past week. On 22 January, the company announced that EPC and technology supply contracts had been signed for […]

Wärtsilä wins 90MW energy storage contract in southeast Asia

The customer will leverage the solution to ensure grid flexibility and reliability and further integration of renewables capacity.

Wärtsilä’s Energy Storage Project to Boost Regional Grid Stability in Southeast Asia

The energy storage system facility will include an advanced energy management software platform. The technology group Wärtsilä has signed an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract for a new 100 MW/100 MWh total capacity energy storage project in South East Asia. The energy storage system facility, including Wärtsilä’s GEMS, an advanced energy management software platform, […]

Waste-to-energy: A renewable opportunity for Southeast Asia?

Southeast Asia’s urban population is projected to rise to nearly 400 million by 2030, requiring significant investment in waste management to cope with the increase in garbage. The growth in electricity demand is also prompting countries to more than double generation capacity by 2040. One obvious and quick solution to these two needs is waste-to-energy, a catch-all […]

Water to Light: EDL-Gen in power move to lead ASEAN, especially Cambodia in clean energy exporting with IPP

Renewable energy is growing in importance and popularity, EDL-Generation Public Company (EDL-Gen), with over 50 years’ experience working in clean power supply in Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) with state-owned Électricité du Laos, before its separation and subsequent incorporation in 2010, is striding to boost its capital fund from independent power producers (IPP) offshore […]

We will invest £500 million in climate finance in SE Asia over 5 yrs: Srini Nagarajan, British International Investment

New Delhi: British International Investment (BII), formerly CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution (DFI) and impact investor, has big plans to commit investments aimed at boosting clean and sustainable economic growth in India and the larger Southeast Asia region. In an exclusive interview with ETEnergyworld, Srini Nagarajan, Managing Director and Head of Asia, BII puts this growth strategy […]

Weaning ASEAN from coal reveals climate risks and rewards

Climate change is a pressing global issue that countries need to combat not only in their individual capacities but also at an intergovernmental level. Given the degree of the threat faced by communities worldwide, discussions around climate have come to the forefront of the global collaboration agenda. All eyes were on the 24th Conference of the Parties […]